Sunday, March 24, 2013

Jesus praying in the garden stained glass cookie

Yes, this took me a while to do.

I wanted to do something special for holy week - 
no bunnies or chicks or eggs in this post.
Just a quiet reminder of what Easter means.

I have been wanting to make a stained glass cookie for a while now.
It was a pretty intense process - I sketched the design with a food marker, did an outline in black, flooded in all my colors, re outlined all the black "lead" lines, and then went back in with a tiny paintbrush and added some food coloring in places to give it more variation in the "glass".  
This is not the type of cookie I would like to make by the dozens!


  1. Beautiful cookie - I just wanted you to know that I am your newest follower! I know I will never be able to recreate your incredible sweets, but I do love looking at them! Hope you have a wonderful Easter!

  2. Oh Lisa, this is just too much for me to even comprehend, I wouldn't want to eat it, just glaze it to keep it forever. Wow. Have a very blessed Holy Week and a Happy Easter. xo

  3. Oh my Lisa, this is just stunning and so much work. You are incredible. The detail on this is just amazing. It looks like a little piece of art. Have a blessed week and thank you for visiting me.

  4. Wow! I can't believe that's a cookie! It's beautiful and represents the season so well! Happy Sunday to you!

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  6. Oh my Lord, Lisa...literally & figuratively! LOL that is one very special cookie!
    I am so impressed. You have far more patience that I. Can you shellac it to preserve it, like we used to do with the rolls & buns years ago? It would be nice to be able to display it year after year.

  7. My goodness what a talent you have and how wonderful that you have used it to honor and celebrate this blessed week. Shannon

  8. These are beautiful. You did a wonderful job.

  9. Wow! Just amazing! I recently made a St. Patrick's Day faux stained glass project so I know how much work went into this inspirational cookie. Thanks so much for keeping to the "reason for the season". I saw your post at " A Stroll Thru Life" party.

  10. Such a beautiful piece and so perfect for the season. Thanks for joining TTT and I hope you have a very Blessed Easter. Hugs, Marty

  11. Goodness, this is beautiful! I've been looking back through your posts. Really love the Easter cookies and baskets you've done.

  12. What an awesome testament to the reason we REJOICE that He has risen!

    And that is a cookie?? Oh my! :)

    God Bless you!

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