Evan Kleiman
Craftsy Instructor

Los Angeles

Evan Kleiman started cooking as a small child, at her mother's side. She soon learned that feeding people was a wonderful way to make friends. Daughter of a craft chick, making things was a part of household life, so cooking quickly became an expressive outlet with all kinds of side benefits. Evan is a chef, restauranteur, cookbook author and host of a popular local NPR show/podcast KCRW's Good Food. This culinary multitasker spends her ... Read Full Bio »

Evan's Craftsy Classes


Perfecting the Pie Crust

The perfect pie crust is something of a work of art, not only visually but also technically. With Evan’s instruction, you will gain the skills necessary to conquer crust, the foundation for making luscious fruit pies or hearty savory pies. Evan also shares her decorating techniques, including crimping, creating appliqués and building beautiful lattice crusts. Straightforward instruction and Evan’s encouragement will make mastering this technique easy as pie!

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What's New

Aug 27, 2016
- Sep 27, 2016
I thought you might enjoy reading about my experience exploring Pie Geometry. I made Slab, Square, and Round Pies for the Los Angeles Times and wrote about it. http://www.latimes.com/food/la-fo-pie-geometry-evan-kleiman-20160802-snap-story.html

Evan's Projects

Sweet Potato w/Gingersnap Crust
Cereal Milk Coconut Cream Pie
My Best Tasting Apple Pie Ever
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