Lilli McFerrin has competed in the National Gingerbread House Competition at the Grove Park Inn since 2006. This year Lilli placed third in the teen category inspired by the movie Mary Poppins. Her gingerbread house, “A Spoon Full of Sugar,” was her final entry before heading to college next year. Click here to read an article featuring an interview with Lilli in the Mountain Express, and in the Black Mountain News.
In 2010 her masterpiece was inspired by the Basilica of St. Lawrence, home in downtown Asheville, NC. She placed first in the teen category in 2011 with “Santa’s Mountain Music & Dance,” influenced by the landscape at Warren Wilson College. In 2012, Lilli placed 3rd in the teen category with “The Yellow Submarine.”
Lilli I am so proud of you! It has been a joy to watch you grow into the beautiful and talented young woman you are! Love Dad