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!!
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.
After the “Cookie Extravaganza” in November, I decided that I really needed to learn to decorate cookies for real. I loved the designs that I’d seen online and just found it fascinating.
After Thanksgiving 2015, Turquoise and I decided to have some friends over for a cookie decorating party. I don’t know where the idea came from, but it totally sounded like fun! Here are the results of the party!