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Sweet Little Tweet

Create a feathered friend that won’t fly away! Add beautiful colors to its feather and beak using Duncan® colors and a little creativity.

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


  1. Wipe ware with damp sponge to remove bisque dust.
  2. Brush a coat Bright Sapphire to head and upper body of bird including wings.
  3. Rinse brush and paint a coat Bright Papaya on upper part of chest blending into the Bright Sapphire.
  4. Brush a coat of White on lower part of chest blending into the Bright Papaya.  Let dry.
  5. Repeat laying colors and blending twice more. Let dry.
  6. Brush three coats Bright Gray to feet. If desired paint bottom of feet also. Let dry.
  7. Paint eye and beak with two coats Black. Let dry.
  8. Stilt on kiln shelf and fire to cone 06.
  9. If desired, apply light coat of Pure Brilliance to bird and re-fire.
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What you need:


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