Oreo Art: Hand-Carved Cookie Cameos!

created at: 02/23/2012

Bad manners?  Psh!  Playing with your food is art.  At least when Massachusetts-based artist Judith Klausner does it.  I mean, have you ever seen such an intricately-carved, cookie cream cameo?   

 

created at: 02/23/2012

In her most recent series of creations, which applies Victorian-era handicraft techniques to modern, packaged foods, Klausner seeks to explore “how the intertwined histories of gender and craft have shaped one another and our everyday lives”.  It’s an interesting approach, to say the least.  Check out more of this series, which includes cross-stitched cereal, embroidered toast, and even wallpaper made from condiments, over on Judith’s portfolio.

How To: Make DIY 3D Gingerbread Christmas Trees!

created at: 12/21/2011

If you’re looking for a fun Christmas Eve day activity the whole family can enjoy, look no further.  Make these 3D gingerbread trees today and have fun decorating them all weekend!   

 

 

Megan Reardon from the fabulous blog Not Martha created this easy-to-follow tutorial for making your own 3D gingerbread Christmas trees, including tips for creating your own original tree templates.  If you don’t have tree-shaped cookie cutters to springboard off of, she also offers some printable templates to help you out.   Continue Reading