Classes and Events

November 19, 7:00 - 10:00 PM   

Holiday Open House

3847 Red Root Rd, Lake Orion, MI

Please join us for a night of unique holiday shopping! A variety of different small business owners, hand-crafters/creators and vendors are coming together to provide unique gift options for the upcoming holiday season. Shop my cookie gift stand for Thanksgiving hostess gifts, place setting cookies, DIY cookie decorating kits and cookies to announce the elf's arrival! Learn more


November 22, 10:00 - 12:00 AM   

Thanksgiving Pop-up Shop

Lava Mountain Coffee Shop, Lake Orion, MI

Drop in and shop my cookie stand while you sip your coffee. Sweet gifts for your hosts, pretty cookies for your holiday table and silly little elf surprises -- I'll have lots of choices to help kick off the festivities!

December 2, 4:00 - 7:00 PM   

Made in the Mitten Market

Orion Center, 1335 Joslyn Rd., Lake Orion, MI

Complete your holiday shopping at this event featuring dozens of local crafters. My table will be filled with adorable and yummy gifts for your coworkers, teachers and neighbors. You might even find something for the elf to bring! Learn more

December 6, 5:00 - 6:00 PM; December 9, 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Mommy & Me Cookie Decorating

Friendship Park (12/6 class) and Orion Center (12/9 class), Lake Orion, MI

Learn the basics of working with royal icing while creating 5 holiday cookies. Both the registered participant and their accompanying adult will have their own set of cookies to decorate and take home! This activity is geared towards kids ages 6-14. Two different dates are avaiable; register through Orion Parks.


December 11, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Holiday Cookie Decorating

Orion Art Studio, 3191 W Clarkston Rd., Lake Orion, MI

In this workshop for adults and older teens, you will decorate 5 seasonal cookies while learning how to use different royal icing consistencies to outline, flood and add detail. All cookie decorating materials are provided, including some basic tools to keep. Smartphones are recommended for use during class, Light refreshments will be served. After completing the class you will be invited to join the private Facebook group Cookie Decorating with Alison Elle, where you can share your projects and expand your learning.