Spooky Owl Container


Products Used

  • MB-1350 Owl Bowl
  • SC-15 Tuxedo
  • SC-16 Cotton Tail
  • SC-39 Army Surplus
  • SC-84 Dee John
  • SP-215 Speckled Tuxedo
Decorating Accessories
  • CB-106 #6 Script Liner
  • CB-110 #10/0 Liner
  • CB-202 #2 Detail Liner
  • CB-602 #2 Soft Fan
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan
  • BT-910 Synthetic Sponge
  • AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper
Additional Materials
Project Info
  • Designer: Carmen Allen
  • Skill Level: Basic
  • Time: 2 hours


  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque.  Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Using a CB-602 #2 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of SC-16 Cotton Tail to the face of the owl. Also, apply 2 coats of SC-15 Tuxedo to the wings and chest.
  3. Using a combination of the CB-604 #4 Soft Fan and a CB-106 #6 Script Liner, apply 2 coats of SP-215 Speckled Tuxedo to the rest of the body and the inside of the bowl. Allow to dry
  4. With a pencil and AC-230 Clay Carbon Paper, transfer the patterns to the chest and wings of the owl.
  5. Using a CB-202 #2 Detail Liner, apply 3 coats of SC-16 Cotton Tail to the transferred designs.
  6. Float some watered down SC-15 Tuxedo around the bottom of the eyes to make them look sunken in.
  7. Using a CB-202 #2 Detail Liner, apply 2 coats of SC-39 Army Surplus to the iris of the eyes and SC-15 Tuxedo to the pupil.
  8. Apply 2 coats of SC-84 Dee John to the beak.
  9. Using a CB-110 #10/0 Mini Liner, outline the eye with SC-15 Tuxedo.
  10. Allow to dry completely.
  11. Stilt and fire to shelf cone 06/05.