Bee in The Barn at Todd Farm

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Join us Saturday, October 21st for our next Bee in the Barn.  Bring a handwork project and come enjoy the company of other makers surrounded by all the beautiful art, antiques, and home decor The Barn at Todd Farm has to offer.  This a fun family event that is free and open to everyone.  Whether you are a knitter, quilter, jeweler, rug hooker, or any other type of crafter, please join us.

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The Barn at Todd Farm, 275 Main Street, Rowley, MA

Bee in The Barn at Todd Farm

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Join us Saturday, August 12th for our next Bee in the Barn.  Bring a handwork project and come enjoy the company of other makers surrounded by all the beautiful art, antiques, and home decor The Barn at Todd Farm has to offer.  This a fun family event that is free and open to everyone.  Whether you are a knitter, quilter, jeweler, rug hooker, or any other type of crafter, please join us.

Free Parking

The Barn at Todd Farm, 275 Main Street, Rowley, MA

Bee in The Barn at Todd Farm

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Our first Saturday Bee was a big hit, so we are sticking with it!  Please join us Saturday, June 17th for our next Bee in the Barn.  Bring a handwork project and come enjoy the company of other makers surrounded by all the beautiful art, antiques, and home decor The Barn at Todd Farm has to offer.  This a fun family event that is free and open to everyone.  Whether you are a knitter, quilter, jeweler, rug hooker, or any other type of crafter, please join us.

The Barn at Todd Farm, 275 Main Street, Rowley, MA

Bee in The Barn at Todd Farm

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We are shaking things up and having the next Bee on Saturday, May 20th.  Bring a handwork project and come enjoy the company of other makers surrounded by all the beautiful art, antiques, and home decor The Barn at Todd Farm has to offer.  This a fun family event that is free and open to everyone.  Whether you are a knitter, quilter, jeweler, rug hooker, or whatever is your craft of choice, please join us.

Bee in The Barn at Todd Farm

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The Bee in The Barn is a monthly gathering of knitters, quilters, hookers, and other hand-workers of all sorts and skill levels in the inspiring setting of Todd Farm.  Join us for an afternoon of companionship, laughter, and progress on all our UFO’s while surrounded by the beautiful antiques, vintage home decor, and fine art The Barn at Todd Farm has to offer.

This is a free and family friendly gathering open to all with the spirit of a maker and the love of good companionship.

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Bee in The Barn at Todd Farm

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The Bee in The Barn is a monthly gathering of knitters, quilters, hookers, and other hand-workers of all sorts and skill levels in the inspiring setting of Todd Farm.  Join us for an afternoon of companionship, laughter, and progress on all our UFO’s while surrounded by the beautiful antiques, vintage home decor, and fine art The Barn at Todd Farm has to offer.

This is a free and family friendly gathering open to all with the spirit of a maker and the love of good companionship.

Bee in The Barn at Todd Farm

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The Bee in The Barn is a monthly gathering of knitters, quilters, hookers, and other hand-workers of all sorts and skill levels in the inspiring setting of Todd Farm.  Join us for an afternoon of companionship, laughter, and progress on all our UFO’s while surrounded by the beautiful antiques, vintage home decor, and fine art The Barn at Todd Farm has to offer.

Bee in The Barn at Todd Farm

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The Bee in The Barn is a monthly gathering of knitters, quilters, hookers, and other hand-workers of all sorts and skill levels in the inspiring setting of Todd Farm.  Join us for an afternoon of companionship, laughter, and progress on all our UFO’s while surrounded by the beautiful antiques, vintage home decor, and fine art The Barn at Todd Farm has to offer.

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Operation Cheesecake: aka Kitchen Applique

Operation Cheesecake

One of the things I’ve learned in marrying in to an enormous family is that there is always a good excuse for a party.  While catering was never on my list of things to accomplish, I find my over-riding need to make pretty things overflows the studio and into the kitchen.  The party in question??  A Bon Voyage for a bros-in-law who’s headed off to med school.  Obviously, a medical theme was required.  Me being me, out came templates and exacto knives, tweezers and clippers.  While never having worked with fondant before, I was sure that if I approached this as I would a penny rug or quilt, I’d achieve a modicum of success.  Hubby and I tested and practiced, and scratched the Red Velvet cake when we discovered a dislike of chocolate in the honored guest.  A New Your style cheesecake (the first I’ve ever made!), became the unusual foundation for my stitch and bitch culinary session in the kitchen.

And it was fun.  And it was yum.

Puttin' the Fun in Yum.