Whether it's the bittersweet joy of seeing your young adult receive his high school diploma or the simply sweet fun of a kindergartner on "moving up day," congrats to the grad are always in order! And no celebration is complete without the sweet spot at the end: a table of confections. The tables onthese pages are set to please for two different graduation parties – one for kindergarten graduation, the other for the high school graduate.
Meant for a younger crowd of kindergarten graduates, this A-B-C & 1-2-3 table offers a playful vibe, accented by a very current and trendy neon green color. A fun backdrop introduces more colors, which are present in all the desserts: cake pops, whoopie pies, Jell-O, red velvet cupcakes, white chocolate and raspberry krispies treats, chocolate bars, sugar cookies and alphabet cube favors. Lots of candy complements the display. (All baked goods by Sweet Tablescapes; flowers by Adam Leffel Productions).
With a sophisticated palette of black, white and yellow and books evoking future studies, this high-school graduation table offers a variety of fun desserts in the same colors: brownie graduation caps, lemon squares, blackberry and pineapple cups, Oreos, sugar cookies and a beautiful coconut cake. Some fun drinks creatively labeled with gum strips await thirsty guests. A selection of matching candy sits in beautiful bowls and compotes. (All baked goods by Sweet Tablescapes)
Sweet Tablescapes (sweettablescapes.com) specializes in beautiful and delicious dessert buffets. Owner Christine Alpert combines her love of design and baking to create personalized and customized tables for all occasions. Whether a graduation, birthday, wedding, baby shower or anniversary, she believes all celebrations should end with a spectacular sweets display. Bite-size desserts are the way to go, giving everyone a chance to sample multiple flavors without the guilt. The result is a grand finale that leaves guests with a lasting impression.