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You’re inspired by the cookie decorating trend on TV and social media, but how can you find your way through the maze of information out there? You turn to The Beginner’s Guide to Cookie Decorating.
In this comprehensive guide, Mary Valentino of Emma’s Sweets, a winner of the Food Network’s “Christmas Cookie Challenge,” reveals her latest and greatest easy techniques and designs that are perfect for beginner hobbyists. Everything is included to help you advance your cookie-decorating skills, including information on basic supplies and upgrades, choosing and using color, tasty cookie and icing recipes, and an array of cookie designs: vivid flowers, adorable animals, cute clothing, seasonal motifs, and much more.
She also shares the most up-to-date simple techniques for creating wow effects, including easy hand painting, embellishing, piping, color blocking, sparkly effects, and using molds.
Watch your budding embellishment skills blossom with these ideas and inspiration:
- Professional-looking cookie designs for every season and occasion
- How to mix colors and create appealing palettes
- Techniques and troubleshooting tips for getting the perfect icing consistency every time
- No-fail, delicious cookie and icing recipes
- How to get the most out of cookie cutters
- How to achieve dimensional and texture effects that make cookies pop
I purchase this book along with cookie cutters that were used in the book as a gift for my daughter in law.
She was absolutely delighted with it. Very good photographs and instructions look simple and straightforward.
Will purchase from this store again.
LOVE THIS BOOK!!! Was so excited to receive. So much helpful information and the best sugar cookie recipe I’ve ever used. Love Mary’s designs.
I loved this book. So helpful with step by step directions and pictures to guide you through decorating. Mary is very talented and a great teacher for beginners.The recipes in the book are easy to follow and really delicious.
I ❤️ this book. It’s so easy to understand. I find myself going back to it often as a resource. Love all the detailed explanations about recipes, icing and the use of different mediums. The step by step pictures are awesome. So happy I added this to my cookbook library.
Easy to follow! A great book for beginners! I have been decorating cakes for many years now, but am new to cookie decorating and I’m really enjoying it! This book gives a great place to start, with many wonderful easy to follow ideas and tips!