March 16, 2015: Tennessee ICES presents Nicholas Lodge Teaches New Trend Wedding and Celebration Flowers. Location: Uptown Delights and Events 414 Wilson Avenue, Tullahoma, TN, 37388. A perfect Christmas present. Nicholas Lodge will be teaching Love-In-A-Mist, Amaryllis, Bouvardia, Lisianthus and Bells of Ireland in this special two-day class on March 16th and 17th, 2015. ICES members $445, which includes two lunches. Hotel accommodations have been arranged at the Holiday Inn Express for $99 per night, including breakfast and parking. Room sharing for up to four guests, if desired. Contact: LetThemEatCupcakes@comcast.net, 615-948-7732, or http://www.tnices.org.
April 11, 201: Sculpted Portraits with Liz Marek at Cake Carousel, 4623 S. Cooper St. Suite 137, Arlington, TX, 76107. In this 8 hour workshop, students will delve into the world of creating realistic faces for toppers. Students will learn how to make a structure, what materials to use for sculpting, what tools are best, anatomy and more. Students will learn what makes a face masculine, feminine, old and young and how to translate that information to a sugar sculpture successfully. Each student will get to create a topper that looks like a person of their choosing or use one of our demo photos if they prefer. Students will be asked to bring in a front facing photo of their subject as well as a profile view for best results. Each student will be given a DVD of the class so they can practice the techniques they learn at home. Info and registration at www.TexasICES.org. Contact: email@example.com, 210-201-3498, http://www.TexasICES.org, or see attached flyer.
April 13, 2015: Realistic Floral Spray with Shaile Socher at Cake Carousel, 4623 S. Cooper St. Suite 137, Arlington, TX, 76107. In this 8-hour class you will learn to create a lifelike floral spray that includes Gardenia, Chinese Jasmine, and Foliage. Learn how to give your flowers movement and color to enhance the lifelike qualities. The techniques learned can be applied to a multitude of flowers. For more information and registration go to www.TexasICES.org. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, 210-201-3498, http://www.TexasICES.org, or see attached flyer.
April 18-20, 2015: Louisiana ICES Sugar Art Weekend at Targil Spices, 229 Wartell Ave, Opelousas, LA, 70570. Louisiana ICES Sugar Art Weekend featuring classes by Norman Davis and Zane Beg! We will be hosting a Sugar Art Weekend with the “Spiced Up Cake Competition”, classes by Norman Davis and Zane Beg and our DOS. Come join us for a weekend of fun. Contact: email@example.com, (225) 268-7715, visit our Facebook page for details http://facebook.com/louisianaices or see attached flyer.
April 19-20, 2015: Kentucky Day of Sharing & Wafer Paper Class by Catalina Ortiz at Madison County Homebuilder’s Association, 336 Highland Park Dr, Richmond, KY, 40475. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, 859-624-2137, http://www.kyices.com/Welcome.html , or see attached flyer.
Posting Events: Our ICES member login feature now has an online form for your DOS/Event or classes. Under Forms you will find a DOS/Event form which when submitted will go directly to the Internet, Social Media, Newsletter, Publicity, and Reps committees, allowing your ICES DOS/Event information to get out quickly in a variety of communication formats. (All newsletter submissions need to be submitted 60 days prior to the desired publication month.) Please also note all submissions are subject to editing with regard to content and space availability.
Or you can email a brief (5-6 sentences) description of your DOS/Event to each individual committee (a list can be found on the “Contact” page under “Board”). Be sure to give the name of your organization, the exact address to include zip code, dates & times, as well as contact information. A one page Flyer can also be included. ICES-affiliated events are published free of charge to all ICES members. (All newsletter submissions need to be submitted 60 days prior to the desired publication month.) Please also note all submissions are subject to editing with regard to content and space availability.
Contact Information: Internet Chair