Cookies as Canvas – Cocoa Butter Painting
Class Date: 3/22/2020 Class Time: 12:00pm-4:00pm
Class Length: 4 hrs Class Instructor: Michelle Boyd
"Hand painting is one of THE top trends in cookies and cakes. In this class students will learn how to paint with cocoa butter and then go one step beyond the basics and spend time learning how to choose colors, how to blend colors and how to work with shadows and light to create dramatic effects and create this succulent closeup painting on a cookie! While we will be working on a cookie in this class, the main focus is on painting techniques which can be applied to cakes too!
All materials included."
Student should bring the following supplies to class:
None. All Supplies Provided
Class will be taught in English
"Chicago area native Michelle Boyd, owner of Good Gracious Cakes, has ALWAYS loved dessert. In 2005, she realized that she could combine her 2 passions - art and dessert, and she made the switch from graphic designer & illustrator to full-time sugar artist. Since then, Michelle’s award winning cake designs have been featured in several magazines and blogs such as Cake Masters Magazine, Sweet Magazine, American Cake Decorating. You may have seen her on several Food Network shows, most recently, “Halloween Wars,” and “Haunted Gingerbread Showdown"", and “Macy’s Thanksgiving Spectacular” with Martha Stewart. Michelle was named one of the Top Ten Cake Artists in North America by Dessert Professional magazine. Michelle specializes in extreme, over-the-top cakes, and also teaches classes in various mediums of sugar art."
Class Price does not include entrance to The Show. Show Tickets must be purchased separately.