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Thursday, August 21, 2014

so you admit, you think you're really pretty

when my friend trish hit me up to do some cookies for her sweet baby girl's baptism, i knew it was the perfect time to bust out the airbrush again for another try.

also, here's baby a as she helps the bean fix her hair.  so stinking cute.  i can't stop laughing at their facial expressions.

so anyway, this is what five dozen-ish cookies looks like.  i figured out that it takes about four hours to get to this point:

i'd ordered some stencils from the cookie countess, who'd just launched her new website and had offered a great grand opening deal.  i selected some basic ones that i knew i'd use regularly, and here's the first one:

a little bit of pink airbrushing food color, and voila:

then i switched it up and tested out the chevron stencil.  i know most people are probably so over it, but it's still one of my favorite patterns.

trying to figure out how i wanted to do the handwritten decorative As was the hardest part of this process.

but i figured it out.

here's the final result, and they ended up looking really pretty (if i do say so myself).

that airbrush is going to be my best friend, i just know it.


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