Alright, it is that time of the year again. Made some Karelian Pies and Christmas pastries with Mia & Andrei.
These are Mia’s senior year high school photos. Looking great! The photos were taken by Madeline Manalo. Madeline did a great job with Mia resulting to stunning pictures. I put some of them together into a short video clip.
Mia made this charcoal drawing of my grandfather, Antti. This is based on an old black and white photo of my grandfather and came out looking exactly like him. Awesome job, Mia!
This is a drawing Mia made of a hand. The first picture shows the “model” and the drawing in progress. The second one shows the final work of art. Great job, Mia!
A new painting from Mia, Inside out.
Mia’s art work was at the exhibit in the Cornish Playhouse hosted by Cornish College of the Arts. She had two pieces up. One was the Pair of Kings, color pencil drawing which won the Silver Key award. The other was the Global Thinker, charcoal drawing which got the honorable mention award. Here are couple of photosContinue reading “Mia’s art at the Cornish Playhouse Exhibit hosted by Cornish College of the Arts”
Here’s a video with some images of what was going on for us in 2014. Merry Christmas & Happy New Year 2015!
Made some Finnish Christmas cookies and pastries with Mia. Joulutortut & piparkakut, Christmas tarts & gingerbread cookies. Gingerbread cookie dough was a bit too soft so they did not hold their shape quite right but the taste was right. We made one batch of the Christmas tarts with ready made fillo dough because I was goingContinue reading “Christmas cooking”