Wed, Dec 8, 2010 -- 10:00 AM

Creative Gifts

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Are you overwhelmed by holiday shopping? Stumped trying to think of something unique yet affordable? Our guests think outside the gift-box, offering suggestions on how to make your own gifts, from liqueurs and chutneys to napkin holders and flower pots.

Host: Scott Shafer


  • Gretchen Wustrack, founder of, a website that recommends Bay Area experience gifts
  • Kelly Wilkinson, reporter for KQED Radio and author of the craft blog
  • Sean Timberlake, founder of, a website for DIY foodies, and food writer for the SF Weekly and the Cooking Channel
  • Suzie Racho, producer and director for KQED's The California Report and an avid baker, canner and craftmaker

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We'll also discuss ideas for experience gifts: does anyone on your list want to learn how to butcher a pig?

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