At the :library : Cookie Decorating Class

Join me at the Library for Class : Decorating cookies

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Dozens of Decorating Ideas for a Sweet Holiday by Valerie Peterson
Janice Fryer

Take your holiday cookie decorating to impressive new heights! Valerie Peterson and Janice Fryer will have you sprinkling powdered snowflakes onto cheery snowmen and adding a sugary glimmer to multicolored strands of licorice lights. With more than 60 fabulous designs for Christmas cookies, plus festive delights for New Year’s and Hanukkah, Cookie Craft Christmas gives you the inspiration and simple instructions you need for batch after batch of deliciously show-stopping holiday cheer.

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 Lots of great tips on decorating holiday cookies with lots of great photos. What’s really nice is the designs and finished cookies are not over-the-top out of reach for even an amateur such as myself would be afraid to try.

Library Cookie Decorating Class :

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