Picture of Orange Tiger

Orange Tiger

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

  1. Wipe tiger with damp sponge to remove bisque dust.
  2. Brush one solid coat Dark Kiwi to foliage under the tiger.
  3. Wipe back paint with sponge leaving paint in the crevices.
  4. Brush two coats of Light Kiwi on leaves, drying between coats. Let dry.
  5. Using Liner brush, paint two coats Bright Pink to inner ears, nose and tongue.   Let dry.
  6. Brush two solid coats Bright Papaya to tiger’s face leaving white around eyes, outer fur around face, chin and upper part of muzzle.
  7. Continue painting remainder of tiger’s body with Bright Papaya leaving neck, chest, stomach and toenail area white. Let dry. Repeat with a second coat. Let dry.
  8. Brush a coat of Bright Papaya to inside eyes using Liner brush. Let dry.
  9. Paint a small Black dot for pupil; dry. Dip pointed end of brush in Really White and add a small highlight.
  10. Using Liner brush and Black, paint line around eyes, nose and whiskers, mouth, tongue and teeth. Paint roof of mouth solid Black to create depth and dimension.  Let dry.
  11. Continue painting Black markings and stripes on face, ears and stripes on body.  Let dry. Repeat with a second coat. Let dry thoroughly.
  12. Brush a coat of Pure Brilliance to tiger and base. Let dry.
  13. Stilt and fire to cone 06.
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What you need:


Miscellaneous:

  • Potter's sponge
  • Container for water
  • Foil or paint palette