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!

Pink or Blue, We’re Sweet on You! How to Make a Gender Reveal Cake

He or she? You'll have to open to see! Enjoy a FREE tutorial for how to make a gender reveal cakes and how to make a fun sweets inspired gender ...

Savvy Industry Secrets for Building Your Cake Business

Cakes and customer service your clients will love — those are the components of a successful small cake bakery! Find out industry secrets you need to ...

Filler Flowers: The Secret to Captivating Cake Arrangements

Focal flowers are fine and dandy, but filler flowers bring your sugar flower arrangements to life! Incorporate them into your cake designs with these ...