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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.

Tropical Flavor Tumblers

Add some tropical flavor to you favorite beverages with one of these island-inspired tumblers! Perfect for summer soirees or just because, decorate them with vibrant Duncan® colors and get whisked away on an island adventure every time you take a sip!

COCONUT TUMBLER:

  1. Wipe ware with damp sponge to remove bisque dust.
  2. Pour some Pure Brilliance inside cup, roll around to coat sides and pour remaining glaze into clean container. 
  3. Repeat with inside lid. Let dry.
  4. Brush a good coat of Dark Briarwood to the textured sides of lid and cup using Fan Glaze brush.
  5. Use slightly damp sponge to wipe back paint, going against the carved in lines leaving the dark brown in the crevices. Let dry.
  6. Using Fan Glaze brush, brush a coat of Bright Brown going against the carved in lines over the protruding ridges. Let dry and repeat.
  7. Brush two coats Bright Brown to base of cup. Let dry.
  8. Brush two coats Pure Brilliance to top of lid. Let dry.
  9. Use Liner brush to fill in the dark brown lines if areas were wiped off. Let dry.
  10. Stilt on kiln shelf and fire to cone 06.

TIKI TUMBLER:

  1. Wipe cup and lid with damp sponge to remove bisque dust.
  2. Pour some Pure Brilliance into cup, roll around to coat sides and pour out remaining in clean container.
  3. Refer to photo and paint three coats Saffron Yellow in background areas including base and three coats of Bright Caribbean on mouth, nose and eyes and surrounding areas. Let dry.
  4. Lastly paint eyes and nosepiece, parts of designs and separation lines in teeth using Black. Let dry.
  5. Brush three coats Bright Caribbean to inside and outside of lid. Let dry.
  6. Brush two coats Pure Brilliance to teeth. Let dry.
  7. Stilt cup and lid and fire to cone 06.

PINEAPPLE TUMBLER

  1. Wipe cup and lid with damp sponge to remove bisque dust.
  2. Pour Pure Brilliance inside pineapple tumbler, roll around to coat insides and pour remaining glaze into clean cup.
  3. Tape hole in lid and pour glaze also into lid to coat. Pour out remaining glaze.
  4. Brush three coats Light Saffron to cup including bottom. Let dry.
  5. Brush three coats Bright Kiwi to lid. Let dry.
  6. Use Liner brush to paint two coats of fine crisscross lines on pineapple with Light Brown. Let dry.
  7. Stilt cup and lid on kiln shelf and fire to cone 06.
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Miscellaneous:

  • Potter's sponge
  • Container for water
  • Disposable container
  • Foil or foam plate for palette

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.