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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.

Spooky Smiles Plate

You’ll be all smiles this Halloween with the Duncan® Oh Four Designer Ware Charger made spooky with Satin Glazes™! Display as is or use to serve up those tricky treats your little ghosts and goblins love to nibble on.

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Instructions:

  1. Lightly wipe ware with damp sponge to remove any dust.
  2. Place the clay carbon paper on top of charger and pattern on top of clay carbon paper. Use a pen to trace over design, transferring design onto charger.
  3. Pour puddles of each color onto a piece of foil. Using the No. 1 Liner or the No. 6 Round, apply three coats of Neon Yellow to the eye and nose area, the stem and the dots around the charger edge. Fan out the No. 6 Round and apply three coats of Neon Yellow to the face of the jack-o-lantern, pulling the strokes loose and airy on the outer edges. Refer to photo. Let dry between coats.
  4. Fan out the No. 6 Round and apply three coats of Neon Orange to the remaining areas of the jack-o-lantern face, blending the color into the Neon Yellow areas. Referring to photo, apply three coats to the orange sections around the charger edge. Let dry between coats.
  5. Using the No. 6 Round, apply three coats of Neon Green to the leaves and the corners of the charger, letting dry between coats. Fan out the No. 6 Round and add Neon Orange to the edges of stem for shading.
  6. Using the No. 1 Liner or the No. 6 Round as needed, apply three coats of Black to the eyes, nose, mouth and background area in the center of the charger, letting dry between coats. Add details to the leaves, eyes, nose and lines on the jack-o-lantern with the No. 1 Liner.
  7. Using the No. 1 Liner or the No. 6 Round as needed, apply three coats of Neon Purple to the remaining sections around the charger border, letting dry between coats. Fan out the No. 6 Round and apply loose shading to the centers of leaves.
  8. Using the Fan Glaze brush, apply three flowing coats of Neon Green to the back side of the charger, letting dry between coats.
  9. Stilt and fire to witness cone 06.

Miscellaneous:

  • Foil
  • Pen
  • Clay carbon paper
  • Sponge

Patterns:

  • Spooky Smiles Plate pattern

Designed By:

http://www.ilovetocreate.com/content/images/thumbs/0048126_250.jpeg

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.