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« on: January 07, 2017 06:59:56 AM »

This year I decided to make a "Yeti Village".    Yetis is kinda my theme lately because I have been sewing so many fabric ones!  

EVERYTHING is edible except for the string, 1 toothpick and the plate it sits on.     Its also totally vegan and tastes good if you cook it for a shorter time so the cookies are softer.    

My Yeti Village  has mountains with yetis on the ledges, a ski lodge, a couple of tiny houses, trees and best of all a cable car!   I chose blues and greens and white for the majority of my coloring.     Yetis are made from a powder sugar and cornstarch "clay" and then hand painted with paint I made with food coloring and cornstarch.  

I had a lot of fun making this, it ended up as a cute centerpiece for the table.  

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« Reply #1 on: January 07, 2017 07:43:23 AM »

WOW! This a a gingerbread masterpiece! It's extra great that so much of it is technically edible, too.
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« Reply #2 on: January 07, 2017 07:50:06 AM »

I love it!
It is so original.
A village full of yetis, with mountains, tiny houses and even a cable car.
It's amazing!
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« Reply #3 on: January 07, 2017 08:18:36 AM »

rocks so hard!!
I adore everything, but especially the wee cable car.
you did an awesome awesome thing here.
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« Reply #4 on: January 07, 2017 10:52:59 AM »

OMG!!!!!!!!!  I love the idea of a yeti village, and both the cookie and stuffed yetis make me want to squoosh them!~
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« Reply #5 on: January 08, 2017 07:58:35 AM »

Wow this is so adorable and super original! I've never seen a gingerbread yeti village!
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« Reply #6 on: January 08, 2017 10:07:56 AM »

That is fantastic. Even the base is a cookie? Just wow. Nearly as cute as your fabric yetis Wink.
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« Reply #7 on: January 09, 2017 09:29:53 AM »

Adorable!
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« Reply #8 on: January 09, 2017 01:37:50 PM »

That is fantastic. Even the base is a cookie? Just wow. Nearly as cute as your fabric yetis Wink.

Thanks!   Yes the whole base is that hard gingerbread cookie, kind of a freeform shape, I "glued" it with icing to the plate its on so it would stay put!
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« Reply #9 on: January 11, 2017 07:27:40 PM »

How fun! The yetis' happy faces are adorable! You did a remarkable job, thank you for sharing your village.
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