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Michele Zulim

Michele Zulim has created fired art for more than 35 years, specializing in clay and ceramics along with porcelain, stoneware and glass. She currently owns and runs Watermarks Mosaics, creating mosaics for swimming pools and other surfaces using Duncan® fired products.

Ripe for the Picking

This juicy berry looks so real you can almost taste it! The Duncan® Oh Four® Wavy Ice Cream Dish is bursting with the bold colors of Concepts® Underglazes for a fun serving dish that’s almost as appetizing as what’s inside.

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Instructions:

1.Wipe ware with damp sponge to remove bisque dust.

2.Use pencil to lightly sketch a large strawberry and cap on the dish.

3.Using the No. 1 Liner, paint three coats Light Kiwi in the strawberry cap. Also paint dots on the strawberry with three coats Light Kiwi for the seeds on the berry. Let dry after each coat.

4.Use either the No. 1 Liner or No. 6 Round to carefully fill in the strawberry with three coats of Neon Red. Let dry after each coat. Be careful to paint around the Light Kiwi seeds.

5.Use sponge to apply one coat of Pure Brilliance to the entire piece. Let dry.

6.Use the No. 6 Fan Glaze brush to apply a second coat of Pure Brilliance to the entire piece. Let dry.

7.Stilt and fire to witness cone 06.
 

Miscellaneous:

  • Pencil
  • Foil or foam plate for palette
  • Container for water
  • Potter’s sponge

Designed By:

https://www.ilovetocreate.com/content/images/thumbs/0048664_250.jpeg

Michele Zulim

Michele Zulim has created fired art for more than 35 years, specializing in clay and ceramics along with porcelain, stoneware and glass. She currently owns and runs Watermarks Mosaics, creating mosaics for swimming pools and other surfaces using Duncan® fired products.