By Julie Askew
What is Kanzashi?
So what is Kanzashi? Well to put it simply, it’s an inspirational Japanese art form which uses silk ribbons to make petal shapes. These shapes are then combined to create stylised flowers which are used for hair ornaments (imagine here a Geisha in full dress) and all kinds of decorative work.
Recipe for my “Honey Gingerbread”. As soon as i started decorating cookies I fell in love with the traditional look of the European countries and knew the artists I admired so much were decorating on a special cookie I was not familiar with and I started doing research.
Ceri Griffiths joined Katy Sue Designs for a Facebook live Royal Icing special in December and we had such a fantastic response with so many great questions! We’ve compiled the questions below with a detailed response from Ceri.
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