Posts Tagged ‘blue’



Wishing you and your loved ones a wonderful 4th of July! I am very grateful to the men and women who serve our country. Never take freedom for granted.


Read Full Post »

My youngest brother graduated from high school and will be attending the University of Illinois this fall. This is a proud moment for my parents, the last of my siblings has finally graduated and my brother will attend my father’s alma mater.

I kept with the school colors of blue and orange and incorporated them into the treats and custom labels.


Below right you will see Class of 2010 labels that I created, printed out, and then stapled to the top of treat bags. The pretzel rods have been dipped in white almond mark and then rolled in colored sugar crystals.

 P6040032 P6040029

I created graduate pennants to adorn the top of each cupcake. I also cut out the former Illini mascot and placed on treat boxes that were wrapped with grosgrain ribbon. The rice krispie treats were made by placing food dye in the marshmallow as they were melting.

P6040025 P6040028

P6040027    P6040030

The final touch I created a pennant banner that read CONGRATS.


Read Full Post »