Isobelle gets off to a good start, warming up her apricot jam
Josh is a dab hand with the pastry brush painting on the jam
Pauric rolls out his almond paste as the first layer of icing
Bruno shows how the almond paste is put on the cake using the rolling pin.
Pauric has rolled out his white icing and carefully puts it on his cake using the rolling pin.
Now for some finishing touches, Reece shows us how to get started.
Leanne puts a ribbon around her cake as a final touch.
Altafin assembles his presentation box and secures his lovely cake inside. That's all that was to it!
The hospitality room ready for action and guets!
Pauric and Altafin ready for action at the tea \ coffee station.
Leanne and Pauric take over behind the counter
Some guests enjoying the hospitality
Anybody recognise this blast from the past - of course its Isobel Lord !
Catching up with one another, Ann Keenan and Catherine Farrell
These two do not look too busy to me !! But they are ready for action!!
Darren made lovely shortbread biscuits and decorated them in green.
Philip also made lovely biscuits covered in green icing
Emma is very pleased with how her biscuits turned out.
Marc's smile says it all - he is very proud of his work
Darragh went with the colours of the Irish flag for his shamrock biscuits.
Nathan also chose green white and gold for his shamrock biscuit icing.
Bobby is minding his biscuits very well - a lot of effort went into making these for home.
Rebecca's biscuits in the Irish flag colours turned out very well.
Love is in the air with our classes making heart shaped biscuits and button art
Chloe decorated her lovely hearts with a red icing drizzle
Dillon is happy with his red iced hearts.
Stan also made some lovely biscuits with red icing.
Conor made some lovely heart shaped biscuits and iced them very well.
Finally, Bruno took home some nicely iced Valentine biscuits.
Caelan's is the first heart shaped picture we feature here.
Gerard is putting the finishing touches to his button art for Valentine's Day
Nicole is very happy with how her button art heart turned out. It looks great!
Leah putting some final buttons on to fill in the gaps - the finished item is the last picture featured below.
Stan working on his flower design and below the finished item!
This is Aileen's design - she has made a good start but more to do in February!
Eoin making progress on his hot air balloon design using beads instead of buttons. Jonathan wove a beautiful basket for the bottom and below is the finished item!
Jennifer is making a baby themed design as she is soon to be an auntie again!
Chloe is making a penguin design for her sister - she has made a good start but has lot more to do!
One of Dillon's musical icons is Michael Jackson so he is making a MJ themed picture. Some way to go yet!
Andrew working hard on his heart shaped design - below is the finished item!
Faye is working on a design based on her family tree. Jonathan painted in the tree for her and she is now busy attaching leaf coloured buttons. Each family member's name will be put on the picture for the finishing touch!
Sean, Leah, Gerard and Nicole from Senior 4 hosted an Alzheimer's Coffee Morning at the Holy Family School with wonderful goodies provided by the staff of the Special Care Unit. Well done to everyone involved!