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Small Cakes, Big Business

with Chrissie Boon
Learn how to make an affordable collection of original cake designs for satisfied customers who keep coming back and bring their friends!

Delight customers with a line of amazing designs you can create efficiently, consistently and for much less than the cost of a custom cake. With expert decorator Chrissie Boon, you'll learn cake business tips for pricing your designs, and making decorations ahead of time to cut down complexity. Then, discover Chrissie’s time and cost-saving processes as she guides you through four dazzling cake projects from start to finish. You'll see how to create Chrissie’s basketball-themed cake with a scoreboard, a princess cake with beautiful bling, a drippy icing cake decorated with fun fondant candles and a gift box cake you could mistake for the real thing. Plus, take a tour of Chrissie's Web site to see how she markets and displays her cakes!

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Lesson plan


Lesson 1. Balancing Your Customers & Costs

  • Meet Chrissie and learn her strategy for balancing customization, customers and costs.


Lesson 2. Basketball Cake


Lesson 3. The Perfect Princess Cake


Lesson 4. Drippy Icing Cake


Lesson 5. Present Cake Details


Lesson 6. Putting the Present Cake Together


Lesson 7. Marketing Considerations

"This class was fantastic! I love that it is a business class mixed with a design class! As someone who works a full time job and runs a cake biz as well, the tips on pre-production and the concept of a line of simpler, "what you see is what you get" cakes are invaluable. It is a way I think will help me grow my business so I can start to scale back on my day job eventually. Chrissie is a great instructor. She comes across as knowledgeable and presents clearly. She was easy to follow and I would buy any class she teaches!"
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Montreal, QC Canada

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