Cake Decorating

Discover the breathtaking techniques, delectable recipes and decorating essentials that will make your cakes stand out from the crowd!

The Icing on the Cake: Piping Techniques for the Traditional Cake Decorator

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

Learning how to work with royal icing can certainly be a test of patients, but it is an incredibly rewarding skill to develop. Here's a quick guide to some amazing piping techniques for the traditional decorator!

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Heroes in a Sugary Halfshell: TMNT Cake Designs and Party Ideas

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

Are you a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle fan? Strengthen your Turtle Power with these SHELL-binding TMNT cakes, cupcakes and party ideas for your next high-kickin' celebration!

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NYC-Style Treats: Making Italian Rainbow Cookies

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Food & Cooking | Comments

If you have spent time in the New York metro area, these New York rainbow cookies (also called Italian flag cookies) will certainly be a familiar sight. But you don't have to travel all the way to the Big Apple to savor these colorful confections. Keep reading to discover the secret to enjoying NYC rainbow cookies, without ever having to ride the subway.

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Take a Quill Pill: Creative and Inspiring Quilled Cakes

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

Quilling is a unique cake decorating technique involving rolling and shaping strips of fondant to form designs. Here are some lovely examples of cakes prominently featuring quilling techniques to inspire your own edible masterpieces!

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Just In! Announcing Brand New Paper Crafts Classes From Craftsy

Posted by on Jul 19, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

You've waited long enough! On the heels of announcing new gardening classes and woodworking classes last week, we're thrilled to finally unveil brand new new paper crafts classes from Craftsy, including two completely FREE mini-classes. Without further adieu, here are the latest and greatest online classes in Craftsy's Paper Crafts catalog!

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Fun with Fondant: 5 Top Tips for Modeling Fondant Figures

Posted by on Jul 19, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

If you're struggling on where or even how to begin modeling with fondant, read this post to discover 5 great tips for creating impressive fondant figures and cake toppers!

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