Take Time to Laugh Bowl & Mug

Materials

  • Ceramic items: bowl, 7” diameter; mug with saucer, 3-3/4” tall
  • Plaid Apple Barrel Gloss Paints: Black, Beachcomber Beige, Mossy Green, Deep Purple, White

Tools

  • Paintbrushes: round brush, flat brush
  • Plaid Bottle Top Tip Writers (30728)

Basic Supplies

scissors, pencil, transfer paper, paper plate (for palette)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Wash and dry ceramic items. Print and cut out pattern. Transfer vine pattern randomly around bottom of bowl and on mug.

STEP 2

  • Use round brush to paint the following: vines and leaves Mossy Green, berries on vines mix Deep Purple + White (1:1). Use flat brush to paint checkered border around bowl and saucer rims with Black and Beachcomber Beige.

STEP 3

  • Following manufacturer’s instructions, use bottle top tip and Black to free-hand paint lettering. Lightly spatter paint mug, saucer, and bowl with Black.

STEP 4

  • For increased durability, set can be baked in the oven. Follow manufacturer’s instructions on paint bottles.

Other Options

  • 1. Use fabric paint to make a matching set of place mats and napkins.
  • 2. Paint design on a vase for matching centerpiece.
by Kirsten Jones

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2665/6b39c52a-5668-4dbf-a884-a99b042ac304.pdf



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