Snowman Pitcher


Products Used

  • MB-1403 Oval Pitcher
  • FN-009 Black
  • FN-301 Marshmallow White
  • SC-9 Jaded
  • SC-14 Java Bean
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-16 Cotton Tail
  • SC-26 Green Thumb
  • SC-52 Toad-ily Green
  • Sc-88 Tu Tu Tango
  • SC-97 Cant-elope
  • UG-2 Sea Blue

Decorating Accessories

  • AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper
  • BT-910 Synthetic Sponge
  • CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner
  • CB-404 #4 Pointed Round
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan

Additional Materials

  • Pencil
  • Tablespoon
  • Download: Pattern
wp06 snowman oval pitcher
Designer: Tim McPherson


  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Slightly thin FN-009 Black with water (3:1). Pour thinned SN-009 Black mixture to the inside of MB-1403 Oval Pitcher to coat interior. After fully coated, pour out excess. Remove any drips with a damp BT-910 Synthetic Sponge.
  3. Mix 1 tablespoon of UG-2 Sea Blue into a 4 oz. bottle of FN-301 Marshmallow White and mix well.
  4. Using CB-604 # 4 Soft Fan, apply 3 smooth coats of the FN-301 mixture to the exterior of MB-1403 Oval Pitcher and allow to dry.
  5. Using AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper, trace on the patterns with a pencil.
  6. Using CB-404 # 4 Pointed Round, apply 2 coats of SC-16 Cotton Tail to the snowman bodies, and to the snow banks. 
  7. Side load in SC-9 Jaded and shade the snowmans body and snowbanks.
  8. Using CB-404 # 4 Pointed Round, apply 3 coats of SC-97 Cant-elope to the scarf, pom pom and hat band.
  9. Using CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner, apply 2 coats of SC-9 Jaded to the hat.
  10. Using CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner, apply 3 coats of SC-74 Hot Tamale to the hearts.
  11. Using CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner, apply 1 heavy coat of SC-88 Tu Tu Tango to the noses.
  12. Using CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner, apply 2 coats of SC-14 Java Bean to the arms and tree trunk and branches.
  13. Using CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner, apply SC-26 Green Thumb and SC-52 Toad-ily Green to the scarf frindge and needles on the tree.
  14. Using CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner, add the string to the hearts with SC-26 Green Thumb and fill in the holly.
  15. Using a brush handle, add the holly berries with SC-74 Hot Tamale.
  16. Using CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner, add detail to the scarves with both SC-26 Green Thumb and SC-74 Hot Tamale.
  17. Outline and detail the entire piece wiht SC-15 Tuxedo.
  18. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 06/05.