Red Pick-up Truck


Products Used

  • MB-1508 Vintage Truck Container
  • FN-009 Black
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-73 Candy Apple Red
  • SC-74 Hot Tamale
  • SC-81 Cinnamon Stix
  • SC-60 Silver Lining

Decorating Accessories

  • CB-106 Script Liner
  • CB-110 Liner
  • CB-604 Soft Fan


red truck
Designer: Marcia Roullard


  1. Begin with a properly fired shelf cone 04 Bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove dust.
  2. Thin slightly, FN-009 Black, pour to the inside, pour out the excess color, drain.
  3. Brush on SC-73 Candy Apple Red to the high areas of the truck, or where the sun would hit it, fill in the shadow areas with SC-74 Hot Tamale, while the glaze is wet to blend. Use a combination of brushes, CB-602 soft fan, and CB-106 Script Liner, 2-3 coats. Brush with CB-106 Script Liner SC-81 Cinnamon Stix to the reds in all the shadow areas to create a deeper shadow. one coat.
  4. Brush the hubcaps, bumpers, grill, and windows with two thinned coats of SC-60 Silver Lining. Let dry.
  5. Thin SC-15 Tuxedo (like water), brush over the grill, bumpers, and hubcaps so it antiques and remains in the detail.
  6. Brush two coats of SC-15 Tuxedo on the tires. Brush one coat in the recess area of the grill, use CB-110 Liner.
  7. Float SC-15 Tuxedo to shade the windows, use CB-106 Script Liner.
  8. Use CB-110 Liner to outline all the lines in the truck with thinned SC-15 Tuxedo.
  9. Brush with one coat of S-2101 Clear.
  10. Fire to cone 05/06