Cardinal Mug

Cardinal Mug

Posted by DecoArt on Apr 7th 2014

A cardinal couple, in a flock of Americana Gloss Enamel color, exchange a kiss on this ceramic mug.


    • paper towels
    • rubbing alcohol
    • liner brush
    • stylus or ballpoint pen
    • tracing & transfer paper
    • white ceramic mug


    1. Clean mug with alcohol. Dry well with paper towel.
    2. Trace and transfer bird pattern.
    3. Use liner brush to paint bird on left Dark Chocolate and bird on right True Red.
    4. Paint bird beaks Bright Orange and masks Black.
    5. Add small dashes of Bright Orange on bird bodies and outline beaks.
    6. Add small dot of White for each eye.
    7. Use liner brush and Black to paint branches around mug and under birds.
    8. Follow label instructions for baking times.


    Cardinals And Branch Pattern