SOLD OUT: Kim-Joy: Baking with Kim-Joy
Friday October 11: 7:00PM – 8:00PM
This event is sold out. You can preorder a signed copy without admission here. Please note that payment is required for all online orders at checkout. This event will take place in the Rare Book Room, located on the 3rd floor of the Strand, accessible via the stairs or elevator at 826 Broadway (at 12th Street).
Doors open 30 minutes before showtime.
Infuse your baking with a sprinkle of glitter, a rainbow of colors and a menagerie of woodland creatures with the help of this unique baking book from everyone's favorite Great British Bake Off finalist, Kim-Joy!
If you've ever wanted to know how to bring your baking to life, Kim-Joy will show you how in this fun and practical book. As well as basic cake mixes, cookie doughs, fillings/frostings and decorating techniques, she shares 40 of her wonderfully imaginative designs for iced cookie creatures, big occasion cakes, character macarons and meringues, ornate breads and showstopping traybakes. Recipes include step-by-step photography and adorable illustrations accompanied by little messages of positivity throughout.
Whether you want to learn how to make a llama cookie, a cat paradise cake, a panda-madeleine or a choux-bun turtle, there's something here to capture your imagination and spread a little (Kim-)Joy!
Join us in the Rare Book Room as Kim-Joy shares her book!
Kim-Joy made it to the final of the Great British Bake Off/Great British Baking Show 2018 with her unique, intricate baked creations that charmed the nation (as well as judges Prue Leith and Paul Hollywood!) Her adorable iced animal biscuits, space turtles, and beautifully decorated cakes – along with her calmness and vibrant positivity – put a smile on everyone’s face and Kim-Joy has since earned a legion of baking fans around the world. Having previously worked in mental health, she now devotes her time to creating cakes and treats that bring a little Kim-Joy to as many people as possible. She also has a weekly baking column in the Guardian. Baking with Kim-Joy (Quadrille Publishing) is her first book. Find @kimjoyskitchen on Instagram and Twitter.