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The Hand-Painted Cake

with Erin Schaefgen
The Hand-Painted Cake
Develop on-trend techniques as you learn to perfectly paint your custom cakes with boutique baker and designer Erin Schaefgen in this FREE mini-class!

Add an entirely new skill to your cake decorating repertoire and customize your next creation with paint! In this class you'll learn how to add dynamic floral designs to fondant as Erin guides you through the delicate process of painting confectionery canvases with dimension and depth.

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Lesson 1. Welcome to Your FREE Mini-Class!

  • Welcome to your free Craftsy mini-class!


Lesson 2. Introduction


Lesson 3. Inspiration & Design


Lesson 4. Mixing Custom Colors


Lesson 5. Tracing Transfer Method


Lesson 6. Freehand Painting

"I didn't have idea how she painted this beautiful cake, and then there it is, so easy ! I love to paint. I didn't know I'd enjoy it so much, now this is one of my favorite techniques. This class is obviously a great deal, you're won't get a valuable class like this one for free any where else."
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