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 […]

Pastry Forks

Pastry fork (left) has much wider tines than regular dinner fork (right).

Are Pastry Forks Worth the Money? Several weeks ago at Pie Camp, the question came up about pastry forks. Yes? No? Worth the money? A camper had seen them on a website and wondered. Truthfully I never had used one so I couldn’t help out and, out of the 16 campers, no one had used […]

Pie Camp Pie High

Art of the Pie Camp, May 2014, Whidbey Island, WA

Pie Camp Pie High Pie Camp was so much fun! It’s a week later, and I’m still on a Pie Camp Pie High. I’m getting emails and texts from Pie Campers about how much fun they had, how much it meant to them, and pictures of post-camp pies.

The Artful Pie Top

I have the best time creating art on my pie tops. It’s pretty easy to do and I feel that I reconnect with the 5-year-old part of me that got to play with cookie cutters and sugar cookie dough. Do you remember how much fun that was? I’ve collected cookie cutters for years and I’m […]