Kids get to enjoy the holiday season decorating gingerbread houses
KUCHING: Nick Ngoh Chen Yong, 9, and Cheryl Ngoh Yii Xuan, 12, won first prize worth RM180 of cash vouchers and hampers respectively at the ‘Gingerbread House Decorating Contest’ organised by The Gingerbread House Kuching at tHe Spring Shopping Mall on Dec 22.
A total of 37 children had participated in the contest, 14 of whom were invitees from The Salvation Army Kuching.
The contest was divided into two categories: Category A for children ages 7 to 9, and Category B for children ages 10 to 12. Their creations were judged based on originality, creativity and time management.
Each participant was provided with decorative items and their creations could then be taken home for their own personal gingerbread collection.
Second prize winners, Nico Ngoh Chen Yau, 9, and Tricia Joanne Hii, 11, received cash vouchers worth RM120 while third prize winners, Kaitlin Ting Lin, 7, and Ashley Ting, 10, received RM80 worth of cash vouchers.
Kelly Liang Siok Kim, 8, Lim Yue Shi, 9, Nyam Bao Jia, 7, Stephanie Ng Yi Ling, 10, Bong Lee Ing, 12, and Ritchel Sima, 12, each won themselves consolation prize cash vouchers worth RM50 from The Gingerbread House.
The contest was held to give the children a chance to enjoy themselves with each other while showing off their skills and creativity in decorating delicious looking gingerbread house.
Besides the contest, The Gingerbread House booth at the North Court of the shopping mall, will be selling lots of delicious desserts including cupcakes and cookies until the end of this month.