Picture of Toast to the Bride & Groom Wedding Flutes

Toast to the Bride & Groom Wedding Flutes

Create custom flutes to toast your special day in original style. His and her champagne flutes make a special statement and great photo opportunities! 

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

  1. Wipe both flutes with damp sponge to remove bisque dust.
  2. BRIDE:  Use pencil to freehand lips design onto front of flute.
  3. Paint three coats Really Red on lips, leaving a small spot on lower lip for highlight. (Refer to photo if necessary.)
  4. If desired, dilute Black to light gray color and brush lines for teeth and a little under upper lip for shadow. Let dry.
  5. If desired, paint three coats of Really Red on bottom of cup. Let dry.
  6. GROOM:  Use pencil to freehand bowtie to front of flute.
  7. Paint bowtie Black leaving areas for highlights (Refer to photo if necessary). Use Liner brush to paint line down shirt and buttons.
  8. If desired, paint underside of flute with two coats Black. Let dry.
  9. Stilt the two flutes on kiln shelf and fire to cone 06.
  10. Brush two coats Pure Brilliance to insides of both flutes and outer bisque areas.  Let dry.
  11. Brush a second coat over entire flutes. Let dry.
  12. Stilt both flutes and fire to cone 06.

 

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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:

  • Potter’s sponge
  • Container for water
  • Pencil