ritanelson1951@gmail.com

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I have always loved decorating cakes...it really fascinated me but I never realized what I could do until I retired and jumped into it. I had taken a couple of local classes but they really didn't go into any depth. I wanted to do more than pipe a border and make butter cream roses. So I started watching videos that I purchased as well as on you tube and before I knew it I was doing cakes like I never dreamed. There is so much more I want to ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since April 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Sweet Elegance: 16 Cookie-Decorating Techniques
Charming Party Cakes
Layered Embellishments: 12 Stunning Techniques
Arranging Sugar Flowers
The Modern Monogram
Little Pink Dress Cake
Fabulous Bows & Fashion Details
Fondant Techniques: The Sweet Treat Tower
Tropical Sugar Flowers
Incredible Cut-Out Cakes
Fresh Arrangements
A Cake for Every Season
Delicious Decorations
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
The Perfect Cupcake
Innovative Buttercream Cakes
Gravity-Defying Cake Designs
High-Fashion Heels
The Wilton Method®: Stunning Small Cakes
A Cake for Every Occasion
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Epoxy Clay Artistry
All-Star Cakes
Clean & Simple Birthday Cakes
Rolled Fondant Flowers
Cakes in Full Bloom
Building Better Cakes: Creative Cake Separators
Custom Lettering & Monograms
The Art of Painted Cakes
Delicate Wafer-Paper Cakes
The Secrets to Perfect Stenciling
Drawing Facial Features
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Intro to Isomalt
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Professional Family Portraits
Simply Modern Cake Design
Elegant Lace Cakes
Designer Fondant Textures
Fondant Ruffles, Pleats & Drapes
Basic Fondant Techniques
Cake Design Made Simple: The Wedding Dress
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Piping Buttercream Borders
Shoot It!
The Ultimate Sugar Rose
Clean & Simple Cake Design
Cake Topper Techniques
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
The Hand-Painted Cake
Designer Handbag Cakes
Vintage Cakes, Modern Methods
Fashion-Inspired Fondant
Modern Buttercream
Advanced Fondant Techniques
Modern Piping
Topsy-Turvy Cake Construction
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers
Jeweled Wedding Cake
Piece of Cake! with Colette Peters

2 Class Projects

Class: A Cake for Every Season
with Erica O'Brien

Class: A Cake for Every Occasion
with Mary Maher

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