Specialty Skills

Specialty Cake Projects

See the stunning cakes fellow students are creating for clients, family, and friends. Then upload and show-off your cakes.

Lambeth Style Over-Piping

by Marsha Winbeckler

Specialty Cake Articles

Enjoy step-by-step tutorials from the experts, for bringing modeling chocolate flowers to life, piping gorgeous rosettes, and more.

Cake Decorating Tips & Their Uses (Infographic)

Check out this Craftsy Infographic to learn about the different cake piping tips and how to use them.

How To Make Modeling Chocolate Flowers

With this tutorial you?ll create fun modeling chocolate flowers any of three different ways with ease!

Cake Stencils: 411

Make a stunning cake! Discover how to use cake stencils for impressive cake decorating.

Specialty Cake Classes

Learn specialty cake decorating skills with classes from Craftsy taught by the best cake designers in the world. Master modeling chocolate, perfect piping, and more!

Piping Buttercream Borders

Roland Winbeckler



Piping Buttercream Borders

Roland Winbeckler

Master the art of decorative piped buttercream with award-winning cake artist Roland Winbeckler.

Student Projects from this class

Line Scrolls

Line Scrolls

by Roland Winbeckler

Over-piped and Embellished Borders

Over-piped and Embellished Borders

by Roland Winbeckler

White Wedding by Zoë Clark
Edible Lace Ideas by Zoë Clark
Other treats by Zoë Clark

Elegant Lace Cakes

ZoŽ Clark


Elegant Lace Cakes

ZoŽ Clark

Elevate any cakeís elegance with edible lace techniques from British cake designer ZoŽ Clark.

Miniature Rose by Ceri DD Griffiths
Dome with rose by Ceri DD Griffiths
Piping detail by Ceri DD Griffiths

Contemporary English Over-Piping

Ceri DD Griffiths


Master the art of over-piping! Join Ceri DD Griffiths for classic cushion work, sweeping scrolls and many more exquisite techniques. See more

Specialty Cake Decorating Skills Blog Posts

Explore inspirational themed collections of cakes from typography to Art Deco. And don't miss modern wedding cake trends!

Woodland Cake Pop Series: Baby Raccoon Cake Pops

These baby raccoon cake pops are almost too adorable! Learn how to make them in just 8, easy-to-follow steps for a perfect party treat. Read More

Smart Cookie: 6 Tips For Decorating Cookies With Royal Icing

Sugar cookies seem so sweet, but decorating them with royal icing can be downright terrifying! Get to grips with your piping bag and discover 6 handy ...

Make Adorable Tiny Hedgehogs in Our Woodland Cake Pop Series

The sight of cute woodland creatures is a sure sign that spring is in the air. Learn how to make adorable hedgehog cake pops in just six easy ...