Beginning at the neck of the ivy bowl (under where the bow will be tied),
paint the entire ivy bowl with Pure Orange using the angle brush. When dry, apply a second coat and let dry
Paint the inside of the unpainted fluted top with 2 coats of Pure Orange.
Squeeze a small amount of Burnt Umber onto wax paper and thin with 2-3
drops of water. Using the liner brush, paint medium width vertical stripes,
beginning at every other flute.
Using the angle brush, dry brush highlights and shadows over the entire
ivy bowl alternating School Bus Yellow, Pure Orange, and Burnt Umber.
Paint the base and the edge of the flute with Licorice using the angle
Center pattern between two painted stripes on bowl. Insert transfer paper
and trace design. Remove pattern and transfer paper.
Use Licorice and the angle brush to paint the design. Let dry
approximately 1 hour and repeat.
Use the #2 script and School Bus Yellow to paint owl's eyes.
Use the handle end of a brush to paint dots on the Burnt Umber stripes,
alternating Licorice and Wicker White.
When dry, tie the ribbon in a bow around the neck of the ivy bowl.