Poppy Fields Koi

Products Used

  • MB-1327 Small Koi
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-16 Cotton Tail
  • SC-88 Tu Tu Tango
  • SC-89 Cutie Pie Coral
  • FN-009 Black
  • S-2727 Poppy Fields
  • S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing
Decorating Accessories
  • CB-160 #6 Script Liner
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan
  • BT-910 Synthetic Sponges

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 1 coat of FN-009 Black to the entire piece. Allow to dry.
  3. Moisten a sponge and lightly wipe off the glaze, leaving it in the crevices.
  4. Using a CB-106 #6 Script Liner, Apply 2 coats of SC-88 Tu Tu Tango and SC-89 Cutie Pie Coral to random scales throughout the body. Also apply 1 coat of the same colors on the fins, leaving some white showing.
  5. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of S-2727 Poppy Fields to the head, belly, and fins of the fish avoiding the eyes. Also, apply 1 coat to a few random scales using a CB-106 #6 Script Liner.
  6. Fill in the eye with some SC-16 Cotton Tail and using the other end of the brush dip it in SC-15 Tuxedo, apply pupils to the fish’s eyes and scatter some more dots throughout the fish’s body and fins.
  7. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply with 1 coat of S-2101 Crystal Clear Brushing Glaze to the body of the Koi. Allow to dry.
  8. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 05/06.