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Mouse Bank

This adorable little squeaker awaits your creativity and your spare change! Give him some colorful personality with Duncan® colors for a fun way to save.

For best results, please read all instructions before beginning project. Refer to photo for color and design placement.

 

  1. Remove stopper from base of mouse.
  2. Wipe ware with damp sponge to remove bisque dust.
  3. Lightly draw oval shape around incised pupil to enlarge eyes.
  4. Brush three coats Blush to inner ears, stomach, muzzle, feet and hands.
  5. Brush a coat of Bright Ginger around the incised pupil. Paint pupils Black.
  6. Brush Light Taupe to remainder of mouse blending around the pink nose, mouth, feet and hand areas. Let dry. Repeat two times more.
  7. Dab some Neon Red to nose and a little on cheeks.
  8. Use Liner brush and Black to line around eyes and paint in pupils. Leave small white spot for highlight. Paint eyebrows.
  9. Using same Liner brush, paint whiskers and mouth Black. Let dry.
  10. Stilt on kiln shelf and fire to cone 06.
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What you need:


Miscellaneous:

  • Potter’s sponge
  • Container for water
  • Palette
  • Pencil