Picture of Cookie Monster Plate

Cookie Monster Plate

Create a plate that’s as cute as your little cookie monster! No matter what you’re serving up, with a dish this adorable, mealtime will always be fun.

Instructions

1. Wipe plate with a dampened sponge to remove bisque dust.

2. On a sheet of contact paper (non printed side) trace two 3¼” circles using template. 

3. On another sheet of contact paper, trace mouth pattern with cookie. Cut out all pieces.

4. Remove backing from cutouts and press in place on plate. Make sure all edges are well sealed.

5. Sponge three coats of Bright Aqua over face of plate and edges. Let dry and remove stencils.

6. Use 1½” circle from template and use a pencil to lightly trace a circle in each eye for irises as shown.

7. Paint irises with three coats of Black.

8. Use a pencil to lightly draw a jagged edge along top of cookie design to indicate a bite taken from cookie.

9. Brush three coats of Black inside mouth around the jagged edge of cookie.

10. Paint cookie with three coats of Bright Brown. Let dry.

11. Dot some chocolate chips on cookie using Bright Briarwood. Let dry.

12. Brush one coat of Pure Brilliance onto white areas of eyes. Let dry and brush a second coat over entirety of eyes and face of plate. Brush two coats onto backside of plate. Let dry completely.

13. Stilt and fire to cone 06.

Share this Post:

Posted by Suzie Shinseki

Suzie works as a Senior Designer at iLoveToCreate®. She has been involved with art since childhood, and her passion has continued throughout her life. She honed her natural talents by attending the Academy of Arts in San Francisco on scholarship, art classes at San Jose City College. She works with various media and substrates. You can find her masterpieces on painted signs, murals, people and animal portraiture, mold design, sculptures, ceramic projects and fabric paint designs. Her commercial endeavors include children’s coloring books, illustrative designs for bags, brochures and cards. Her exceptional illustration skills have brought her many jobs as a fashion illustrator for designers in Hong Kong and Hawaii.

What you need:


Miscellaneous:

  • Foil or foam plate for palette
  • Potter's sponge
  • Container for water
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Clear adhesive-backed contact paper
  • Circle template
  • Paper towel