Wolfeboro’s own “Gingerbread Amy” is joining us for a weekend workshop in The Barn at Pickering House! With Amy’s guidance, you will leave with a gift-worthy gingerbread cottage, instructions on how to create more cottages at home, and inspiration to keep creating.
Gingerbread Amy has been featured in The Boston Globe and on WMUR-TV’s New Hampshire Chronicle as a guru of gingerbread house design and construction. This workshop weekend is a great getaway and the perfect way to get in the holiday spirit!
Friday, December 6:
5 pm – 7 pm — Start the weekend off with light refreshments and a cash bar in The Barn at Pickering House while picking up tips from Gingerbread Amy about dough. You will receive dough to start building your own cottage!
Saturday, December 7:
Please note that you may participate in the entire morning and afternoon gingerbread cottage construction sessions or just some of each two-hour block. The level of participation is entirely up to you!
10 am – 12 pm — Gingerbread cottage construction gets underway! Amy will demonstrate different building methods and demonstrate how to create and use royal icing for best results.
Lunch — Pickering House Inn will serve lunch in the Barn (included in your registration)
3 pm – 5 pm — Put the final touches on your cottage!
Sunday, December 8:
10 am – 11:30 am — Admire the gingerbread village that we have all created and learn how to package and transport your masterpiece!
Enjoy a wonderful weekend getaway to kick off the holiday season, as well as a 25% discount on the workshop registration! To book our Gingerbread Workshop Weekend Package, click the button below. Set your reservation to include a two-night stay that spans December 6 to December 8. Select your room and the next screen will ask if you would like to add the Gingerbread House Workshop Weekend Package. Select whether you would like to add the package for one or two people and proceed with your reservation.
Prefer to book by phone? Please call us at 603-569-6948.
Registration includes light bites on Friday, lunch on Saturday, all materials / instruction with Gingerbread Amy — and the amazing gingerbread house that you created to take home!
Cash bar will be available