Cinnamon Applesauce Ornaments fill your tree with a festive scent. They make a lasting personal gift and look lovely on wrapped presents. In this class you will learn to use European cookie presses to make unique and beautiful hand painted, embossed Christmas ornaments. During week 1 you will craft the cinnamon clay into ornaments. In week 2 you will add decorative accents with acrylic paints and ribbon. On average each student will complete 15 ornaments.
Topics Covered in Class
• Brief History of European cookie molds
• Making the dough
• Using dough guides
• Pressing (embossing) with molds
• Cutting out ornaments
• How to dry ornaments, which will then be brought back to class the next week for painting.
• Painting ornaments with acrylic paints
• Stringing and finishing
2 Tuesdays: Dec. 3 & 12, 6-9 pm. Fee: $35
Pre-registration required, online at www.concordcarlisleace.org or call 978-318-1432.
A $14 materials fee is due to Heather on the first night of class.