Friday, June 8, 2012

Let's Play Baseball...

Hello Everyone.  Its been a busy few days here.  I had a few orders to work on and finally got then all finished and delivered.  So far I only have two orders for next week for Father's Day so it looks like its going to be a slow week.

This is a birthday set I made for a friend's little boy.  His birthday was today and part of his gift is a trip to the Cardinal stadium to see a ball game.  His favorite player is #7, Matt Holliday.  They wanted to give him a gift of baseball cookies as a hint to see if he would figure out what his actual gift was. 


Also this week I wanted to try out this new flower technique that I learned watching a video by a very talented cookier...Amber Spiegel. 

The technique almost makes the cookies look kinda lacy.  I didn't think I did too bad for my first try.


The next one I did I used a gold lustre dust.  I did it on several cookies but I really like how it turned out on this cookie that was iced black.  It almost looks antique.  It really does look really nice in person.  :)


Of course I couldn't stop there.... I also had some pearl lustre dust and tried it on a couple different colors.  I really like how they turned out on this teal colored flower.


I ended up doing several of these just to practice because I loved how they kept turning out.  Wouldn't these be just beautiful for a bridal shower, wedding or even a tea party???  I really enjoyed this technique and look forward to the next chance I get to practice something else that I hope you all might like seeing.

Hope you have a great weekend!

Debbie


2 comments:

  1. Sweet Ambs video is great, and your results are gorgeous...the teal are my favorite! I wish I had seen her video before Mother's Day, I made some but never thought about the luster dust, and that makes it spectacular!

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  2. Hi Susie! You are right, her video is fantastic! There are so many great cookiers out there and so much for us all to learn!

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