Cake Decorating

Explore Cake Decorating

Take your cake décor to new heights alongside world-class cake artists. Create custom cakes with online cake decorating classes from Craftsy.

Clean & Simple Cake Design

Jessica Harris



Join cake designer Jessica Harris as she creates sleek, stylish cakes with her simple waxed-paper transfer method. See more

Student Projects from this class

Clean & simple cake design

Clean & simple cake design

by Manal sugar art

Lines and Flowers

Lines and Flowers

by Irina Salazar

sweet pea by Runawayartis
minnie mouse by moni gzz
Baby Converse Gumpaste Shoes by CakesByDee

Cake Topper Techniques

Anne Heap


Create adorable gum paste cake toppers with Anne Heap! You'll make cute sleeping babies, sitting children and standing adults.

The Business of Cake by Lisa Raffael
Dr. Suess cake by TheCakeCrusader
Working on a Cake by Lisa Raffael

How to Start a Cake Business

Lisa Raffael


Turn your affection for sweet confections into a career with expert advice and guidance from award-winning cake artist Lisa Raffael. See more

Cake Decorating Recipes

Enjoy easy free recipes from top cake artists. From marshmallow fondant to modeling chocolate, you'll find just the right recipe to complete any cake.

Swiss Meringue Buttercream

Enjoy this Swiss meringue buttercream cake recipe from Craftsy cake decorating instructor, Joshua John Russell.

Marshmallow Fondant

This recipe for marshmallow fondant from Jessica Harris is delightfully tasty and great to work with!

Gum Paste

Master of the sugar flower (and Craftsy instructor), Nicholas Lodge, has a very specific recipe for the tylose gum paste he uses to craft his flowers.

Cake Decorating Articles

Go on a cake decorating adventure as you explore critical cake tools, find out how to use cake stencils, and much more with popular pieces from top writers.

Cake Decorating Supplies

Begin your delectable cake decorating journey with these essential cake decorating supplies.

How To Ruffle Fondant

See how to create beautiful fondant ruffles, perfect for your next cake.

Cake Stencil 411

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

Cake Decorating Projects

These student cake decorating projects truly push the realm of possibilities! See stunning unique designs.



A Cake



by Lizziethebaker


by Leticia Campos

Cake Decorating References

Metric Conversion Guide for Cooking

Use this handy conversion guide to convert measurements, temperature and more.

Fabulous Fondant Topper Tutorials

Download Craftsy's free bundle of 5 Fabulous Fondant Topper Tutorials taught by cake shop owner and decorating expert Lesley Wright.

Free Cake Inspiration Desktop Image

FREE for you! Check out our desktop calendar for cake decorating inspiration all month long.