Picture of Talavera Mug 12 oz.

Talavera Mug 12 oz.

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

 

  1. Wipe mug with damp sponge to remove bisque dust.
  2. Brush three coats Bright Caribbean to area with carved squares, to small carved leaves in adjoining design and to outer section of floral design next to handle. Let dry.
  3. Brush three coats Bright Straw in flower petals and centers as pictured. Let dry.
  4. Brush Light Kiwi in outer petals on bottom flower next to handle and around the three Bright Caribbean leaves. Let dry.
  5. Brush three coats Neon Coral to remaining flower petals and on side of cup with the incised lines. Let dry.
  6. Brush three coats Dark Nautical to inside mug, top and bottom trims, bottom base of mug and handle. Let dry.
  7. Brush three coats of same color to mug handle. Let dry.
  8. Using French Dimensions, make draw lines around the flowers, leaves and areas of etched in design. 
  9. Make dots as pictured in raised area of lines. Let dry.
  10. Stilt mug on kiln shelf and fire to cone 06.
  11. If desired, brush a light coat of Pure Brilliance to mug and re-fire.
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What you need:


Miscellaneous:

  • Potter's sponge
  • Container for water
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Clear adhesive-backed shelf paper