A Day Off at Pie Cottage

Pie Cottage breakfast on my day off.

A Day Off at Pie Cottage Today is my first day off at Pie Cottage in quite a while after being on the road for workshops, and then coming home and jumping right into another series of workshops, AND having out of town houseguests on and off for two weeks. So, I was really happy today when I could have a […]

What does pie mean to you?

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What does pie mean to you? It may come as no surprise to you that I make pie just about every day. And, if I’m not making pie, I’m thinking, dreaming, reading, and studying it. It was an unexpected meeting that has turned into a serious and long lasting love affair. Art of the Pie is going into its seventh […]

Pie Camp November 2014

Pie Camp

Join Kate McDermott, Creator of Art of the Pie for PIE CAMP November 6-10, 2014 The Ultimate Pie Making Experience Thursday, November 6 through Monday, November 10 at The Quintessa on Whidbey Island, WA. 5 Days of Gathering, Baking, Learning, and Sharing Pie Camp attracts pie lovers from all over the country who enjoy getting their hands in […]

April Showers Bring Flowers

Beautiful tulips at Pie Cottage blooming after April showers.

April Showers Bring Flowers Yesterday’s highlight was a wonderful small class at Pie Cottage! Three intrepid pie makers from around Washington state joined me for a jolly afternoon of pie making.We made rhubarb pies with just harvested stalks of ‘barb right out of my garden and we added in a few blueberries and sour cherries, too from the supply […]