TOP PHOTO: PIECE OF CAKE - Rend Lake College Culinary Arts students cooked up some creative and beautiful cakes for their final projects over the past couple of weeks. Just a few of the many cakes submitted are displayed in this window looking in on the lab and Chef Instructor Loughton Smith assisting a student in the background. CLICK HERE for a hi-resolution version of this photo.
BOTTOM PHOTO: CAUTIOUS CUT - Nikki Bitner, a student from Murphysboro in the Rend Lake College Culinary Arts program, scrupulously crafts the cake she will submit for her final project in Professional Pastry Principles, one of the last classes students take for an associate in applied science degree in culinary arts management from the college. CLICK HERE for a hi-resolution version of this photo.