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SPRING CLASS: Take your cookie decorating skills to new levels with world-renowned cookie artist Julia M. Usher in this two-day, spring-themed cookie baking and decorating course. During the first day, students will bake all of the cookies needed to make a gorgeous flower-filled 3-D basket and one to two 2-D cookies featuring piped needlepoint and stamped appliqué decorations. In addition to learning how to contour, emboss, and mold cookies on Day One, students will gain hands-on experience mixing royal icing and adjusting it to the proper consistency for various tasks. On Day Two, the decorating fun begins with lessons on edible cake lace, edible papers, piped roses, 2-D royal icing transfers, needlepoint, stamping, modeling chocolate and fondant appliqués, dusting, painting, and more! The class concludes with instruction in 3-D construction and the assembly of the basket! FALL CLASS: Join acclaimed cookie guru Julia M. Usher when she returns for this second two-day cookie baking and decorating course. On Day One, students will bake all of the cookies needed to make a stunning 3-D harvest-themed box with napkin ring (perfect for Thanksgiving table settings!) and one to two 2-D cookies using airbrushing and stenciling techniques. In addition to learning how to emboss, contour, and mold cookies, students will use the first day to mix royal icing and adjust it for outlining, flooding, dipping, and other decorating tasks. On Day Two, the decorating begins in full force with lessons on spackling, dusting, painting, fondant modeling and molding, and stenciling with both royal icing and airbrush colorings. The day culminates with instruction in layered stenciling techniques, and the 3-D assembly of the box and napkin ring!

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<p><b>Cookie Art with Julia M. Usher</b></p> <p><span style="background-color: #FFFF00">This class will only be held at The Wilton School in Darien, IL (Chicagoland area). This is the only location that this class is available.</span></p> <p>To register, select a class date below and click the <u>REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</u> link, which will direct you to the Wilton School registration page.</p> <p><b>Tuition:<b> $450 | <b>Registration Fee: <b>$150</p> <p><b>Class time: <b>8:00 AM-4:00 PM</p> <p><b>Location: <b>The Wilton School, 7511 Lemont Rd, Darien, IL 60561</p> <p><b>Sessions: <b></p> <p>05/18/2019-05/19/2019 (Spring Class) <span data-toggle='modal' id='051819' onclick="GetID(this.id,'https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254111&stype=-8&sTG=30&sVT=14&sView=day&sLoc=1&sTrn=100000057&date=05/18/19')" data-target="#myModal_Birthday" style="text-decoration:underline;color:#2a6496;">REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</span></p> <p>10/19/2019-10/20/2019 (Fall Class) <span data-toggle='modal' id='101919' onclick="GetID(this.id,'https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254111&stype=-8&sTG=30&sVT=14&sView=day&sLoc=1&sTrn=100000057&date=10/19/19')" data-target="#myModal_Birthday" style="text-decoration:underline;color:#2a6496;">REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS</span></p> <p> <p>Each student must register separately. Please do not purchase a class for multiple people under one account.</p> <p><a href="http://www.wilton.com/learn-wilton-school-classes/">RETURN TO CLASS SEARCH</a></p>