Cooking, crafting business Pinny and Trowel open in South Austin

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Pinny and Trowel, a new cooking school geared toward kids in South Austin, is now open. (Courtesy Tamzin Cochrane)

Pinny and Trowel, a new cooking school geared toward kids in South Austin, is now open. (Courtesy Tamzin Cochrane)

Pinny and Trowel, an instructional cooking and crafting business run by Tamzin Cochrane, opened Jan. 20 at 10415 Old Manchaca Road, Austin. Cochrane said the new business offers cooking lessons and after-school programs, and it is planning to host a variety of themed summer camps, such as Italian, English and French cooking. Pinny and Trowel will also host a grand opening event March 29 from 3-6 p.m, where visitors can try out crafting and cooking activities. 512-917-6721. www.pinnyandtrowel.com
By Olivia Aldridge

Reporter, Central Austin

Olivia joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in March 2019. She covers public health, business, development and Travis County government. A graduate of Presbyterian College in South Carolina, Olivia worked as a reporter and producer for South Carolina Public Radio before moving to Texas. Her work has appeared on NPR and in the New York Times.



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