For the past couple of months, I’ve been working on a diaper bag for our little Peanut. This is the second diaper bag I’ve made (last one was the “Mustache Bag” for Neil), but it was just as time consuming as the first!! It’s the quilting that gets me! What fun it was to see…
The Baby Bouquet! My most ambitious project to date. One of my dance friends talked me into doing this project for one of our teachers, whose wife just had a little boy. What a challenge to design the basket, bring all of the components together and make the cookie! Super spectacular fun!
We’re having a baby!! Well, Turquoise will be having a baby, but I’m here for moral support! As a little extra-special treat to go along with our baby announcements, we created a cookie design based on Snoopy and Woodstock, added some Easter grass, and a cute announcement card. For the cookie design, I designed a…
Happy Valentine’s Day!!
Second season of making Christmas cookies! Taking the designs to another level! Made two batches for this holiday season: Gingerbread people Christmas-themed designs: Mittens Snowmen faces Snowflakes Snowmen on Snowflakes Snowmen winter scenes Added some techniques to the Christmas-themed designs: Multiple-layers for texture Royal transfer characters Colored sugar texturing Some of the best yet!
Halloween!!! Black cats, pumpkins and ghosts! No new techniques this time, but added the packaging component. Individually wrapped cookies for distribution to all of our fans!!
In preparation for making a railroad layout, I felt that I should, maybe, learn something about creating scenery. For my birthday, my mom-in-law, Theresa, gave me a gift certificate to Hobby Lobby, so while down in Fredricksburg a few weeks ago, we stopped off and I picked up a few learning kits: one with trees,…
For these summery cookies, I tried out another few new techniques: Royal transfers for the eyes Food coloring pen for eyebrows and mouths Airbrush coloring for the shading around the edges
Easter!! Spring!! So many cute ideas for cookies!
Our first cut at Valentine’s Day cookie designs. Used stenciling for the text on some of them, as well as some wet-on-wet techniques.