Easter Bunny Balloon

Products Used

  • MB-890  11" Asian Flair Square Plate
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-26 Green Thumb
  • SC-46 Raw Hide
  • SC-71 Purple-licious
  • SC-76 Cara-bein Blue
  • SC-88 Tu Tu Tango
  • SP-216 Speckled Cotton Tail
  • SP-213 Speckled Grapel
  • SP-227 Speckled Sour Apple
  • SP-270 Speckled Pink-A-Dot
  • SP-275 Speckled Orange-A-Peel
  • FN-009 Black
  • FN-018 Bright Blue
Decorating Accessories
  • CB-110 #10/0 Liner
  • CB-404 #4 Pointed Round
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan
  • BT-910 Synthetic Sponges
  • AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper
Additional Materials
Project Info


  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque.  Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of FN-018 Bright Blue to the top of the plate.
  3. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 1 thinned coat of SC-76 Cara-bein Blue to the top of the plate, and while still wet, lay a paper towel onto the wet color, pressing firmly. Allow to sit for a minute, then carefully lift straight off, allowing a textured backgrounds to show. Allow to dry.
  4. Using a  pencil and AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper, trace on the pattern.
  5. Using a CB-404 #4 Pointed Round, apply 2 coats of SP-216 Speckled Cotton Tail to the bunny, excluding the inside of the ears and nose.
  6. Using a CB-110 #10/0 Liner, apply 2 coats of SP-210 Speckled Pink-A-Dot to the nose and inside of the ears.
  7. Using a CB-604 #6 Script Liner, apply 3 coats of the following colors to the assorted balloons: SP-227 Speckled Sour Apple, SP-231 Speckled The Blues, SP-213 Speckled Grapel and SP-275 Speckled Orange-A-Peel.
  8. Using a CB-404 #4 Pointed Round, side load in SC-46 Rawhide and shade around the edges of the bunny.
  9. Using a CB-404 #4 Pointed Round, shade the balloons with the following colors: SP-227 Speckled Sour Apple with SC-26 Green Thumb, SP-231 Speckled The Blues with SC-76 Cara-bein Blue, SP-216 Speckled Grapel with SC-71 Purple-licious and SP-275 Orange-A-Peel with SC-88 Tu-Tu Tango.
  10. Using a CB-110 #10/0 Liner, outline and detail the bunny and balloons, add strings and lettering with SC-15 Tuxedo.
  11. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of FN-009 Black to the back and edges of the plate.  Allow to dry.
  12. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 05/06.