The Wilton Method®: Decorating with Fondant

with Beth Somers

Photo of Beth Somers

Get rolling and learn to cover round, square and heart-shaped cakes in smooth fondant. Plus, create sweet fondant flowers, ribbons, bows, molded accents and more! Read More…

  1. Class Overview
  2. Meet the Instructor
  3. Ratings & Reviews
  4. Materials
  5. FAQs

Class Description

Fondant makes it easy to transform inspiration into impressive cake creations. With Wilton’s own expert, Beth Somers, you’ll discover how to make coloring, kneading and rolling out fondant a piece of cake. Beth will guide you through covering round, square and heart-shaped cakes seamlessly in fondant. She also will teach you functional and fun fondant skills through four fabulous projects. Plus, you’ll master an alluring array of fondant decorating techniques, including sweet daisy flowers, eye-catching embossed textures, gilded antique embellishments, a fancy fondant bow, romantic rolled roses and sparkling sugar-encrusted fondant.

Sign up for our special Wilton class bundle and save $40 on all four classes. It's like buying three Wilton classes and getting the fourth free!

Learn More about The Wilton Method®: Decorating with Fondant

The Wilton Method®: Decorating with Fondant
See All Lesson Detail

Lesson Plan


Lesson 1. Fondant Basics & Covering Your Cake Board

  • Learn how to use, store and roll out fondant as you cover a cake board before tackling cakes, decorations and more.


Lesson 2. Daisy Bouquets on Black Cake

  • Drape and secure fondant to a round cake before adding adorable daisies to this modern and dramatic cake.


Lesson 3. Sweetheart Gift Box Cake

  • Create a festive bow with streamers and cover a heart-shaped cake with fondant you color yourself.


Lesson 4. Rose Romance Cake

  • Discover a simple flower design as Beth shows you how to roll a ribbon rose and cover a cake in sparkling sugar.


Lesson 5. Baroque Beauty Cake

  • Master the use of silicone molds as you make this timeless square cake that features a painted border and decorative ornaments.

“I have taken a lot of online classes. As an educator, I have trained to become an online teacher. Craftsy has the best instructors, layout, lesson plans and videos of what is currently available on the internet now … Way to go Craftsy!”
- guidance4u

3000+ Students Have Enrolled in this Class

Recently Enrolled

  • Dina Stumpacher
  • Skosh Cakes
  • Andy Jones
  • Alfre
  • Jaclyn Solomon
  • GinaA
  • Annette Williamson
  • SaraJJ
  • Jane Fires

Student Projects

Sweetheart Gift Box Cake by Beth Somers
  • Photo of Beth Somers
  • by Beth Somers
  • Sweetheart Gift Box Cake
Baroque Beauty Cake by Beth Somers
  • Photo of Beth Somers
  • by Beth Somers
  • Baroque Beauty Cake
Daisy Garden Cake by cakeartisan
  • Photo of cakeartisan
  • by cakeartisan
  • Daisy Garden Cake
Daisy cake by 5 cupcakes
  • Photo of 5 cupcakes
  • by 5 cupcakes
  • Daisy cake


For $29.99 You Get:

  • More than 2 hours of HD video with anytime, anywhere access
  • Close-up instruction on how to create four projects
  • Class materials that include a fondant coverage guide and three supplemental projects
  • Answers from Beth in our virtual classroom
  Closed Captioned

The Craftsy


  • Watch classes on your own schedule: wherever, whenever you want.
  • Your access never expires.
  • 100% money back guarantee.

Already enrolled?