Meat and pepper roses: Deli sliced lunch meat (ham, salami, etc.) cut in halves or quarters, rolled up and tucked in decoratively-cut pepper stem ends. Probably best to use a mild pepper, like sweet banana peppers.
Food art always catches our eyes, but it looks almost impossible to make if you're not a professional. Well, that's not true, you can still make food art, even if you don't know anything about it. Her (Chocolate Strawberries)
Christmas Tree Vegetable Platter ~ A broccoli and tomato "tree" with a pretzel "trunk" and cauliflower "snow" makes for a memorable and easy Christmas appetizer! *** I would use carrot sticks for the trunk for an all veggie platter***