Poinsettia Tea Set


Products Used

  • MB-1371 Dancing Teapot
  • MB-1372 Dancing Container
  • MB-1373 Dancing Sugar Jar
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-73 Candy Apple Red
  • SC-74 Hot Tamale
  • SC-6 Sunkissed
  • SC-52 Toad-ily Green
  • SC-63 Popeye’s Favorite
  • SC-77 Glo Worm
  • FN-10 Tree Green
  • S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing
Decorating Accessories
  • CB-106 #6 Script Liner
  • CB-106 #6 Script Liner
  • CB-110 #10/0 Liner
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan
  • BT-910 Synthetic Sponge
  • AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper
poinsettia dancing set
Additional Materials
Project Info
  • Designer: Tim McPherson
  • Skill Level: Basic
  • Time: 2-3 hours


  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Thin the S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing to a rolling constancy, and roll glaze the inside of the pieces and lids, Remove any drips from the outside with a damp sponge.
  3. Using the CB-604 # 4 Soft Fan, apply 3 coats of FN-0101 Tree Green to the outside of all the pieces.
  4. Using a watercolor marker, sketch on the flowers and leaves.
  5. Using the CB-106 # 6 Script Liner, block in the back row of petals with 3 coats of SC-75 Hot Tamale.
  6. Using the CB-106 # 6 Script Liner loaded in SC-73 Candy Apple Red, apply 3 coats to the inside petals.
  7. Using the CB-106 # 6 Script Liner, apply 2 coats of SC-6 Sunkissed to the flower centers.
  8. Using the CB-106 # 6 Script Liner, apply 2 coats of SC-77 Glo Worm to the leaves.
  9. Using the CB-106 # 6 Script Liner, side load in SC-52 Toad-ily Green and shade one side of the leaf, then load in SC-63 Popeye’s Favorite and shade the opposite side.
  10. Using a brush handle, add pollen dots to the flower centers with SC-74 Hot Tamale.
  11. Using the CB-110 # 10/0 Liner loaded in SC-15 Tuxedo, outline and detail the flowers and leaves.
  12. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 05/06.