Elaine Truong

San Luis Obispo, Ca USA

In Chinese restaurant business for over 30 years....Food is my business....Baking is my passion!!

Craftsy Member since June 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

The Perfect Finish: 25 Realistic Techniques
Rose's Heavenly Cookies
Get Started Airbrushing
Sculpting Magic
The Wilton Method: Get Started Cookie Decorating
Couture Cakes
The Clean & Simple Collection: Elegant Techniques
Cakes in Vivid Color
Scrapbooking With Style: Clean & Simple Layouts
Gorgeous Greeting Cards: Stamping & Beyond
Patterned Paper Play
Travel Scrapbooking With Amy Tan
Cardmaking Essentials: Thank You Cards
Cards With Dimension
Vibrant Stamping: Creative Color Techniques
Inventive Ink: Colorful Mixed Media Effects
The Clean & Simple Collection: Playful Techniques
Fun With Mixed Media
Runway Ready: More High-Fashion Heels
Grow Better Greens
Secrets to Whole-Grain Bread Baking
On the Rise: Bun & Roll Techniques
The Custom Cupcake
Better Buttercream
Simple Skills for Dramatic Designs
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Fantastic Filler Flowers
Soft & Dreamy Portraits
Pet Photography
Dramatic Light From Day to Night
Shoot to Process for Travel Photography
Creative Landscape Photography
Natural-Light Portraits
Mobile Photography
Mexican Comfort Food
Cooking With Cast Iron
Incredible Cut-Out Cakes
Sculpting Adventure
Sweet Success: Kids' Cake Toppers
Too-Cute Toppers!
Industry Secrets for the Savvy Decorator
Flavorful Stews From Around the World
Building Flavorful Soups
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Fire Up the Fish
Cooking Essentials: All About Pork
Slow-Cooker Savvy: Make Your Best Meals
Vegetable Know-How
Mix It!
Baking Boot Camp: Cakes & Crusts
The Baker's Guide to French Breads
Fusible Appliqué Made Easy
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
Elegant Techniques for Flawless Cakes
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Show-Stopping Cheesecakes
Party-Perfect Cake Pops
King Arthur Flour's Artisan Bread
Better Buttercream: Stunning Techniques
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Seaming Crochet
Bake Your Own Bagels, Bialys & Pretzels
25 Essential Baking Techniques
Quick & Delicious: Make the Most of Your Blender
Fantastic Finishes: Edgings & Borders
Aran Crochet
Word Play: Personalize Your Quilts
Picking Up Stitches: Necklines, Hems & More
Socks My Way: Stitch Pattern Savvy
Landscape Essentials: Skies
Colored Pencil Essentials
Expressive Picture Book Characters
Improve Your Paintings: Luminous Watercolor Mixing
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Sew Sturdy: Home Organizers
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Building Better Bags: Interfacing & Structure
Mix & Match Clutch Bag Techniques
Bead Embroidery
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Design Your Own Handbag
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
Window Refresh: Valances Made Simple
Professional Window Treatments
Sweet Seasons: Spring Cherry Blossoms
Buttercream Basics: Simple Celebration Cakes
Step-by-Step Cookies: Animal Birthday Party
20 Things Every Machine Embroiderer Should Know
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
Stumpwork: Raised Embroidery Essentials
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
Cookie Pop Presentations: Bouquets & More
Sketch It, Fuse It, Quilt It
Fantastic Fruit: Texture & Form
Master Your Machine: Secrets for Beginner Quilters
Classic European Tortes: Dobos, Sacher & More
Simply Stunning Art Journals
Mix It Up! Mixed Media Step by Step
Next Steps in Socks
Next Steps With Your Walking Foot
Fast & Furious: Quilt-As-You-Go With Pre-Cuts
The Twisted Irish Chain
Pre-Cut Shortcuts: Quilt Tops in Less Time
Creative iPhoneography Tips & Tricks
In the Hoop Gifts
Sew Sturdy: The Ultimate Travel Bag
Japanese Classics
Sous Vide at Home: The Essentials
Quick & Delicious: Make the Most of Your Food Processor
25 Essential Grilling Techniques
Cook More, Weigh Less
Smart Baking Substitutions: Tricks for Healthful Treats
Icing on the Cake: The Ultimate Frosting Toolkit
Delicious Gluten-Free Cake
Over-the-Top Modeling Chocolate
Fondant Techniques: The Sweet Treat Tower
Fast-Food Cakes
Tropical Sugar Flowers
Travel Photography
Vegetable Gardening: Innovative Small-Space Solutions
Stunning Succulent Arrangements
Photographing Wildlife
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
Cooking the Perfect Steak
Focaccia & Flatbreads From Around the World
Bold & Beautiful: Wafer-Paper Flowers
Little Pink Dress Cake
Sweet Elegance: 16 Cookie-Decorating Techniques
Nature in Watercolor: Painting Trees
Luminous Flowers in Acrylic
Finishing School: Better Borders
Start Machine Quilting
Layered Embellishments: 12 Stunning Techniques
The Modern Monogram
Piping Cookies That Pop!
Mastering Meringue: Techniques & Treats
One-Dish Meals Made New
Baby Shoes: Step by Step
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Building a Raised-Bed Garden
Pet Portraits in Colored Pencil
Secrets to Cooking Fish: Eight Essential Techniques
Cooking Essentials: All About Chicken
Master the Methods
The Perfect Birthday Cake
Perfect Pizza at Home
Cooking Mistakes
Paint Better Portraits From Photographs
Vivid Flowers in Colored Pencil
Designing Elegant Edible Gardens
The Extended Harvest
Homemade Chocolate Candy: Truffles, Bonbons & More
Artisan Bread in Minutes
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Fondant Frills
The Hand-Painted Cake
Micro Torch Basics
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Clean & Simple Cake Design
Classic Sugar Flowers
Designer Handbag Cakes
Cake Topper Techniques
Intro to Isomalt
The Ultimate Sugar Rose
Designing Modern Quilts
Cake Design Made Simple: The Wedding Dress
Sculpted Dog Cake
Heirloom Lace Edgings
The Classic Self-Portrait
Cake Topper Techniques: Fondant Animals
Piping Buttercream Borders
Basic Fondant Techniques
Southern Sugar Flowers
Fondant Ruffles, Pleats & Drapes
Rolled Fondant Flowers
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Sewing Custom Valances
Sugar Berries, Leaves & Blossoms
Design Your Own Castle Cake
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
Topsy-Turvy Cake Construction
Jam & Marmalade
Modern Piping
Shoot It!
Advanced Fondant Techniques
Artisan Bread Making
Classic Croissants at Home
Modern Buttercream
Fashion-Inspired Fondant
Vintage Cakes, Modern Methods
Intro to Modeling Chocolate
Piece of Cake! with Colette Peters
Jeweled Wedding Cake
Exotic Sugar Orchids
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Creative Quilt Backs
Crazy Quilts
Art Quilting 101
Quilting Quickly
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
French Cooking at Home: The Food of Provence
The Art of Airbrushing
Homemade Italian Pasta
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Stupendous Stitching
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Quickly II
Design It, Quilt It
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Classic Car, Timeless Techniques
Elegant Lace Cakes
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
Homestyle Pan Sauces
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Seafood & Vegetable
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Sweet & Savory Food Gifts
Machine Quilting with Templates
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Playful Piecing Techniques
Sewing Texture
Sewing Studio
Spring & Summer Sugar Flowers
Drawn to Painting
Vintage Cake Design
Advanced Cake Sculpting
The Wilton Method®: Piped Flowers
Learning the Lambeth Method
Gravity-Defying Cake Designs
Simply Modern Cake Design
Mastering Australian Stringwork
Painting an Allegory: Concept to Canvas
Watercolor Flower Bouquet
Landscape Photography: Shooting From Dawn to Dusk
Photographing Flowers
Studio Portrait Lighting
Family Photography: Candid Moments & Storytelling
Shooting Intimate Landscapes
Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight
Off-Camera Flash Photography
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Small Cakes, Big Business
Global Cupcake Design
Machine Embroidery With Terrycloth and More
Contemporary English Over-Piping
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Machine Embroidered Classics
Professional Family Portraits
Drawing Facial Features
Designer Fondant Textures
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
Mastering Modern Sugar Flowers
French Pastry Shop Classics
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Decorating Essentials: Designer Cookies
The Secrets to Perfect Stenciling
Pet Portraits
Painting the Nude
Portraits in Watercolor
Tiny Cupcake Toppers
Clean & Simple Birthday Cakes
Delicate Wafer-Paper Cakes
Vietnamese Classics: Pho, Noodles & Beyond
Decorating From the Inside Out
Mixed Media: Pen, Ink & Watercolor
White Chocolate Wrap: Undersea Adventure
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Jewelry Workshop
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Knit Lab: In the Round
Modern Mosaic Cakes
Handmade Sourdough: From Starter to Baked Loaf
A Cake for Every Occasion
Creative Flavors for Cakes, Fillings & Frostings
Modeling Chocolate Magic
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
The Perfect Cupcake
A Cake for Every Season
All-Star Cakes
High-Fashion Heels
Oil Painting: Sand, Sea & Sky
Custom Cake Toppers: Step by Step
Perfect Party Cakes
Innovative Buttercream Cakes
Linear Landscape Quilts
Composing Classic Landscapes
Breaking Into the Business of Photography
Basics of Digital Photography
Simple Fresh Quilts
The Oil Painter's Handbook
Homemade Salty Snacks
Authentic Thai Cooking: The Classics
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Building Better Cakes: Creative Cake Separators
Custom Lettering & Monograms
Elevating Oriental Stringwork
The Art of Painted Cakes
Cakes in Full Bloom
A New Look at the Crooked Cake
Dream Wedding Cakes
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
25 Innovative Photoshop Techniques for Photo & Video
Commercial Photography: Taking Product Photos That Sell
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
The Essentials for Understanding Light
Mini-Cakes, Many Occasions
Drawing Anime Style
Building Your Business: Smarter Display Cakes
Dog Photography
Vegetable Gardening: Smart Techniques for Plentiful Results
Growing Heirloom Tomatoes
Creative Photography
Delicious Decorations
Low & Slow BBQ at Home
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Transform Your Garden Design
Water Views: Acrylic Landscapes
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Stabilizer Savvy
Painting Wildlife: Acrylic & Mixed Media
Improve Your Crochet
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Decorating in Three Dimensions
Acrylic Painting: Basics & Beyond
Acrylic Painter's Toolbox
Narrative Portraiture: Painting in Acrylic
Building Your Business: Beautiful Cake Photography
Food Photography
Fresh Arrangements
Classic & Creative Brioche Pastries
Classic Pies Made Easy
Love Your Vegetables
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Flawless Finishing
Miniature French Desserts
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
Secrets of Gluten-Free Baking
Simple to Sensational Doughnuts
Radiant Portraits in Colored Pencil
Mixed Media Drawing
Botanical Illustration
Draw Better Portraits
Drawing Children: Charcoal Portraits
Acrylic Landscapes Close to Home
Painting With Color: A Contemporary Approach
Painting the Imagined Landscape in Acrylics
Painting Trees in Acrylic
Tricks of the Trade: Photographing Liquids
Close-Up Nature Photography: Beyond the Basics
Photographing Coastal Landscapes
Fabulous Bows & Fashion Details
Arranging Sugar Flowers
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Exploring Chocolate Cakes, Fillings & Frostings
Charming Party Cakes
Beyond Vanilla: Flavors From Around the World
Romantic Garden Roses
Sugar Flowers: Off the Garden Path
Product Photography at Home
Classic Techniques for Contemporary Layer Cakes
Sugar Flowers
Acrylic Color Mixing Made Easy
Acrylic Landscape Painting
Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Learn to Quilt: Charming Baby Quilt
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Sculpting Essentials: The Perfect Sphere
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
Cakes That Wow!
The Machine Embroidery Inspired Quilt
Danish Pastries From Scratch
Pâte à Choux Pastries
Creative Cuts for Color Reveals
Sweet Seasons: Winter Poinsettia
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Appliqué Your Knits With Machine Embroidery
Unbelievable Buttercream Techniques
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Modern Methods for Classic Cakes
Tea Breads: Biscuits, Scones & More
Wafer-Paper Party Cakes
Fondant Fashionista: Cakes With Style
Craftsy's Show-Stopping Sugar Flowers
Classic & Creative Strudel From Scratch
Creamy, Dreamy Custards: Techniques & Treats
Chocolate Baking Essentials
The Art of Caramel: Techniques & Treats
How to Start Your Cake Business
Sugar Flower Essentials
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Dimensional Machine Embroidery
How to Grow Anything: Container Gardening Tips & Techniques
How to Grow Anything: Your Best Garden & Landscape
How to Grow Anything: Food Gardening for Everyone
The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking
The Everyday Gourmet: Making Healthy Food Taste Great
My Best Cake Yet! Essential Decorating Techniques
Cooking Essentials: All About Beef
The New Chicken Dinner
The From-Scratch Kitchen
Mastering Modern Sauces
Classic Cakes From Baked Bakery
Homemade Chocolate Candy
Cinnamon Rolls: Classic to Contemporary
Perfect Puff Pastry
Creative Techniques for Endless Cookies
Celebrate With Cookies: 19 Favorite Designs
The Wilton Method: Baking Favorite Cakes
Simple Techniques for Super Cakes
Stretch Your Style: Designs for Any Client
Capture the Moment: Three Unforgettable Cakes
Simple Shapes, Modern Cakes
20 Lightroom Lifesavers
The Essential Guide to Photoshop
Night Photography
Next Steps in Digital Photography
The Essential Guide to Lightroom
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
Lovely Lilies
Baking With the Gluten-Free Girl
Improve Your Knitting
Explorations In Cables
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Color in Bloom: Painting Flowers With Oil
Paint Better Portraits: Realistic Skin Tones
Pet Portraits in Watercolor
Realistic Watercolors Step by Step
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
Embroidering With Ribbon
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Next Steps in Crochet
Fun & Fantastic Textured Crochet Stitches
Simple Techniques for Artistic Cakes
Knit Lab
Better Cakes in 29 Tools
King Arthur Flour's Essentials of Bread Baking
Dramatic Cake Design: Luscious Lace
Playful Toppers
The Ultimate Cake-Baking Toolbox
Building Your Business: Decorate for Success
Cook Smarter: Solutions for Weeknight Dinners
Coffee-Shop Cakes

29 Class Projects

Class: The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
with Valerie Pradhan

Class: The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
with Valerie Pradhan

Class: The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
with Valerie Pradhan

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