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Oreo Truffles – Off the charts good and easy1

November 28th, 2012 Posted in Recipes

Place a bag of mint or chocolate Oreos in a gallon Ziploc bag and crush cookies.  Let a brick of cream cheese come to room temperature (30 min) and blend with crushed cookies.  Melt dipping chocolate and dip teaspoon sized balls of cookie dough in chocolate.  Let dry on wax paper.

Orange Pomander Centerpiece

November 20th, 2012 Posted in Crafts

Here is a great smelling centerpiece that you can get the kids to help you make.  Use wooden skewers to poke the holes and let your kids fill them with the cloves and help you arrange the plate.  Fun and it lasts almost a week if you remember to refrigerate at night. I’ve used lemongrass instead of rosemary so mix it up and make it fun! Click here for the instructions59050_560344663981023_1598655527_n.jpg

Central Florida Business Women Meeting Nov 15th

November 14th, 2012 Posted in Crafts, Events, Jewelry

Come and join us for a great time and get your Christmas shopping done at the same time.  Some of the local business women will be accepting layaway or pre-orders and of course cash-n-carry!  Here’s a few of the boro blossoms Nick just made and I’ve been melting new pieces in the kiln all week:

Nick’s Boro Flowers

Jewelry Making Workshop by Vera Ashers a.k.a. VERASH!

November 9th, 2012 Posted in Crafts

for Adults and Children!

Jewelry Making is a positive and challenging craft that requires discipline and patience.  It’s very enjoyable and can be an income producing career.  Take your wire working to a new level!

Each workshop consists of two (2), two hour sessions only $60 payable 2 weeks in advance of the class.  Individual instruction is availalble for $45 per hour.  Two hour minimum required.  Please double check your schedule before registering as all fees are NON-REFUNDABLE.  Here’s a link to see some of her hair ornaments: Hair Ornamentshttps://www.facebook.com/pages/Verash-Hair-Ornaments/8878439606?ref=ts&fref=ts

Special Guest Instructor at Glassic Arts

November 5th, 2012 Posted in Crafts, Events

Silk Dyeing Fabric, Manipulation and Embellishment with Special Guest Artist Phyllis Gardner-Mitchell

In this fun and exciting workshop, we will explore a wide range of techniques used to color, manipulate and then embellish fabrics. We will be working in high quality silk, but will learn how these techniques can be used with other fabrics and papers as well.  Here’s a link: http://www.glassicarts.net/html/SpecialGuest.php

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