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May 2021 Artisan - Kinley M Designs

Kinley is a local designer that has lived in Bakersfield her whole life. Her father had a well known sign company in town for many years and so she carries on that passion for design. Three years ago she started a BAKO line of merchandise representing our great city of Bakersfield.

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April Artisan - Jocelyn Dimaya-Thurley

April's pastry box will feature a handmade item by Jocelyn Dimaya-Thurley. Jocelyn Dimaya-Thurley is an artist and designer who grew up in East Bakersfield. She specializes in sewing and making block printed goods. Aside from carving blocks and sewing handmade products, Jocelyn hosts workshops where she teaches these skills to others! See more of Jocelyn's work at: @jocelynsharesShop more of her handmade items at her website: jocelynshares.com

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March Pastry Box

What's in the box? Each month the Nixtamal Pastry Box will feature an assortment of unique pastries. Nixtamal proudly partners with the Bakersfield College Culinary Arts Program and the Renegade Room to create these delicious items. Chef Marah Meek, faculty in the Bakersfield College Culinary Arts Program, is the creative mind behind the Nixtamal flavor. The March Box features: MORNING BUNSrich and flakey rolls with bursts of orange and cinnamon THUMBPRINT JAM COOKIESclassic sugar cookies with a pop of seasonal jam SAVORY SCONESbacon, gruyere and chives ALMOND-LEMON TEA CAKEbright and citrusy cake with lemon icing BOSTOCKguava jam with almond cream baked onto brioche DEVIL’S FOOD CHOCOLATE CAKElayers of velvety chocolate cake, caramel and chocolate ganache SEASONAL HAND PIESseasonal fillings packed...

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March Artisan - Nanette Art and Design

The flour sack towel featured in this month’s box was handmade by Nanette Art and Design. We are so happy to have her join our Nixtamal Community of Artisans! The towel was custom designed by Nanette for our very first pastry box. Inspired by our Nixtamal message, the towel features a rising golden sun and a growing corn stock.  Nanette is an artist of many talents. She is a designer, illustrator, fabricator and curates a boutique of locally sourced items. See more of her work on Instagram at: @nanetteartanddesign | @nanettesshoppe Visit her shop at: 900 24th Street Ste 110Contact: nanetteartanddesign@gmail.com | 661.204.1877

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