with Lindy Smith
You’ll learn where to look for inspiration and how to translate your ideas into unique and sleek confectionary creations as Lindy walks you through her cake design process. Apply art deco aesthetics to rolled fondant and modeling paste with top tips from Lindy as she creates her chic and colorful multi-tiered cake!
Lindy shows you where she finds inspiration for her art deco cake designs.
Learn to use dummy cakes for testing size and scale so your designs fit any occasion.
Incorporate trendy and classic color schemes in your cake designs.
Create a beautiful cake board and separator with hand-painted embossed fondant and ribbon.
Build a pastillage cake topper, paint on shine and emboss patterns in modeling paste.
Carve perfect curves to stack your cakes securely.
Crumb coat the cake and create a fondant cover using the bandage method.
Decorate the cake’s base tier using a clay extruder and molds to create texture and dimension.
Watch the skyscraper take shape as you overlay an intricate interlocking design and border for your middle tier.
Add finishing touches to your art deco tiers and stack your cakes and separators.
"Thank you Lindy for a great class. You explain everything very well and make it accessible. I am very inspired now and have talked my niece into letting me do a version of this cake for her wedding!!"