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August 2017 - Baking - Ricciarelli Almond Biscuits Recipe

Published 28 Aug 2017 by Heather in Heather

  • 250g ground almonds
  • 285g icing sugar
  • 20g rice flour
  • Quarter teaspoon cream of tartar
  • one eighth teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 egg whites
  • 30g liquid glucose
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract

In a bowl and using an electric mixer, mix almonds, icing sugar, rice flour, cream of tartar and baking powder for two minutes to blend. In a clean bowl whisk egg whites...

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Deluxe Lemon Slice

Published 24 Jul 2017 by Heather taylor in Heather

Pastry:  2 and a half cups of flour, one-third of a cup icing sugar, quarter cup cornflour, half teaspoon salt, 250g butter (at room temperature), zest of one lemon.

Filling: 4 eggs lightly beaten, one a quarter cup sugar, 3 tablespoons flour (sifted), zest of two lemons, two-thirds of a cup of lemon juice, one-third of a cup of milk, quarter...

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Heather 2014,15,16

Published 15 Mar 2017 by Heather in Heather

My Art Statement from the 2016 End of Year Exhibition at Browne School of Art:

 

These are stories of people in a time - personal images of my people and time.  In my practice I combine various elements and methodologies: acrylic paint, photographs, collage, fiberglass and resin.  The collage elements of knitted clothing and home-made clothes...

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2016 painting

Published 14 Sep 2016 by Naomi Wheeler in Naomi

Waihi Beach on a silver day So far this year our class have all been furthering our own styles and preparing now, in earnest, for our end of year exhibition.  Painting continues to be a 'journey' fluctuating with days that are great and times that are disheartening!  However, there are enough good times to keep me going and sharing a space with fellow painters is very...

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Watercolour and ink work 2016

Published 14 Sep 2016 by Naomi in Naomi

playing with coloured inks Water-colour is so very different to acrylics and has its own magic and also frustrations.  Pen and ink is lovely too and we've just purchased a set of  coloured ink which will be so fun to play with at Artbreak!  I've been dabbling in using inks and water colour when I can so I can continue to share ideas and some techniques.  They make lovely...

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