Days of Sharing

ICES Days of Sharing/Chapter Events are local ICES events held by members to meet, decorate, learn and network with other sugar art enthusiasts. Days of Sharing usually include demonstrations, a breakfast and/or lunch and a business meeting.

Peacock Splendor Class at the Louisiana ICES DOS April 25-28. Class will be on April 26 at Targil’s in Opelousas, Louisiana. Taught by Denise Talbot.  Learn to hand paint lace feathers in vivid peacock colors.  Leave the class with a peacock on a board or 3 tiered dummy. Class from 9-5 or til done! Class is $150.  Contact Denise Talbot at 409-454-1931 or go to  Here is a link to the project: Hope to see you there!

April 26 – 27, 2014  –  IA ICES. A fun filled  weekend of sharing is being sponsored near  Muscatine, IA. For more information, please contact Janice Birkhofer at or phone (563)724-3383. Check the Facebook page at for updates.

April 27, 2014 – Alabama ICES Day of Sharing 9am until 4:30pm at the Holiday Inn Express just south of Birmingham. (260 Cahaba Valley Road, Pelham, AL 35124. Exit 246 off I-65 Cahaba Valley Rd and go west.The hotel will be about a 1/2 mile on the left.) (See Flyer: AL ICES Spring Day of Sharing) Contact: Tina Crews 

April 27, 2014  –  April 27, MN ICES, Day of  Sharing will be at Mount Frontenac Golf Course.  Demonstrators will be Carolyn Lawrence, Ann Deihl, and Blia Xiong.  Contact LeeAnn Hagel,  (763) 428-2855,

May 4, 2014 – Missouri ICES Spring DOS – Join Missouri ICES this Spring for some Sugar Love. Demonstrations include creating cake stands,  carved ganache, faux lace techniques, easy  pompom dahlias, sweet table ideas and a new  product spotlight – DecoGel. Hilton Garden Inn, 197677 E Jackson Dr., Independence, MO 64057. For more information, contact Glenda Stockwell at or 816-525-6180.

Vermont Day of Sharing - May 4 2014: Details coming soon!


New Jersey ICES June 1 Join us for a day of fun at The Lucky Dublin (30 Minue St, Carteret, NJ, 07008.) For more information contact or go to .

VA ICES DOS – June 1st: Registration Opens at 8:30 AM. Centerville Co. # 3 Firehouse: 46 Broad Street Road, Manakin-Sabot, VA, 23103-2213. BIG Buttercream Flowers – Hands On Instruction; Painting on Fondant- Hands On Instruction; Italian Meringue – Challenge! Pot Luck Lunch – Raffles & More. ICES Members $10 – Non-ICES $15 Contact Kathy at 757-784-1288 or

 ICES Washington State Sugar Artist Day of Sharing June 29. 10:30AM to 4:00PM at The Poodle Dog Restaurant in Fife, WA. For more information contact Lucinda at

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