Spotted Orange Koi

Products Used

  • MB-1361 Small Koi
  • SC-24 Dandelion
  • FN-221 Milk Glass
  • FN-226 Squash Blossom
  • CG-966 Tiger Lilly
  • SG-401 Designer Liner
Decorating Accessories
  • CB-110 #10/0 Liner
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan
  • BT-910 Synthetic Sponges

Project Info
  • Designer: Marcia Roullard
  • Skill Level: Basic
  • Time: 1½ hours
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  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque.  Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Thin some SGG-401 Designer Liner with water.
  3. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 1 coat of the thinned SG-401 Designer Liner to the Koi.  Wipe back with a damp sponge to antique leaving the color in the crevices.
  4. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 1 coat of variegated spots of the following colors to the Koi except the tail: SC-24 Dandelion; FN-221 Milk Glass; FN-226 Squash Blossom. Allow to dry.
  5. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 1 coat of CG-966 Tiger Lilly to the body of the Koi.
  6. Using a CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of FN-221 Milk Glass to the fins and the tail of the Koi and any unglazed areas of the body.  Allow to dry.
  7. Stilt or dry foot and fire to shelf cone 05/06.