Online Class

Step-by-Step Cookies: Animal Birthday Party


Learn how to make animal cookies that are quick and kid-friendly.

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What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials, including recipes
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Callye Alvarado
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Spend less time decorating cookies and more time enjoying them with the ones you love! Professional cookie decorator Callye Alvarado is your guide to creating the perfect platter. From friendly dog and cat faces to playful doghouse variations, you'll outline, flood and pipe your way to amazing treats. Learn to edit your designs as you make a floppy-eared bunny and fun fox. Callye shares an innovative wet-on-wet technique to bring an owl's feathery texture to life. Then play with color to highlight your work. Finally, see every little face in the room light up when you present effortlessly cool T-rex, triceratops and stegosaurus cookies: a guaranteed hit.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Perfect Pets, Part I
Meet Callye Alvarado and get professional tips on designing impressive cookie platters. And, decorate your first cookies, adorable dog and cat faces, using outlining, flooding and piping techniques.
2. Perfect Pets, Part II
3. Wonderful Woodlands, Part I
4. Wonderful Woodlands, Part II
5. Dinosaur Delights, Part I
6. Dinosaur Delights, Part II

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Taught by

Callye Alvarado
Callye Alvarado
Callye Alvarado has been decorating cookies for almost seven years, and she documents those sugar-filled adventures on her blog, Sweet Sugarbelle. She's known for her use of color, her playful approach to cookie shaping and her easy techniques. Callye's work has been featured on many websites, including People, Brides and NBC's Today. And, she's been invited to provide guest posts for JELL-O, The Cake Blog and more.

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