Heather Sherman
Craftsy Instructor

Boulder, Colorado, USA

Me? I'm Heather Sherman, and it has been an interesting road to Cake... I began designing cakes in 2009, but here's how it actually started. Way back in 2008 when pregnancy forced me to bed rest! Ugh! I am an active person, so I suddenly found myself watching TV shows I'd never had a reason/time to watch. My favorites were the cake shows, of course, and I kept telling my husband "I can do THAT!". For his birthday in 2009 I made him a ... Read Full Bio »

Heather's Craftsy Classes


Sculpting Adventure

Find out how to make a dragon cake that wows wherever it goes, with step-by-step guidance from professional cake decorator Heather Sherman. Start by selecting a color palette to match the mood of your design, and learn Heather's super-secret tip for using a household item you already have to build a strong wire framework for your cake. Then, find out how to create wings, ears, teeth, claws and a mighty tail. You'll build your dragon's body, before adding a tasty cereal-treat head and a luscious buttercream coating for delicious results. Plus, discover Heather's fuss-free method for adding colorful fondant scales to your cake and finish your dragon with a delightfully dangling tongue. Don't forget about the most important part! Heather also demonstrates how to safely cut and serve your awe-inspiring dessert to rave reviews.

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Heather's Projects

String Cheese Incident Jellyfish Cake
60th Anniversary Fiesta Cake
Attaching the Scales
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