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:

Acrylic Landscape Painting
Acrylic Color Mixing Made Easy
Sugar Flowers
Classic Techniques for Contemporary Layer Cakes
The Perfect Birthday Cake
Master the Methods
Cooking Essentials: All About Chicken
Secrets to Cooking Fish: Eight Essential Techniques
Pet Portraits in Colored Pencil
Building a Raised-Bed Garden
Product Photography at Home
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Baby Shoes: Step by Step
Sugar Flowers: Off the Garden Path
One-Dish Meals Made New
Romantic Garden Roses
Beyond Vanilla: Flavors From Around the World
Charming Party Cakes
Exploring Chocolate Cakes, Fillings & Frostings
Mastering Meringue
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Artisan Bread in Minutes
Homemade Chocolate Candy: Truffles, Bonbons & More
The Extended Harvest
Designing Elegant Edible Gardens
Vivid Flowers in Colored Pencil
Paint Better Portraits From Photographs
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Cooking Mistakes
Piping Cookies That Pop!
The Modern Monogram
Layered Embellishments: 12 Stunning Techniques
Arranging Sugar Flowers
Start Machine Quilting
Finishing School: Better Borders
Luminous Flowers in Acrylic
Nature in Watercolor: Painting Trees
Sweet Elegance: 16 Cookie-Decorating Techniques
Little Pink Dress Cake
Bold & Beautiful: Wafer-Paper Flowers
Focaccia & Flatbreads From Around the World
Cooking the Perfect Steak
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
Photographing Wildlife
Fabulous Bows & Fashion Details
Photographing Coastal Landscapes
Close-Up Nature Photography: Beyond the Basics
Tricks of the Trade: Photographing Liquids
Painting Trees in Acrylic
Painting the Imagined Landscape in Acrylics
Painting With Color: A Contemporary Approach
Acrylic Landscapes Close to Home
Drawing Children: Charcoal Portraits
Draw Better Portraits
Botanical Illustration
Mixed Media Drawing
Radiant Portraits in Colored Pencil
Stunning Succulent Arrangements
Vegetable Gardening: Innovative Small-Space Solutions
Travel Photography
Simple to Sensational Doughnuts
Secrets of Gluten-Free Baking
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
Miniature French Desserts
Tropical Sugar Flowers
Fast-Food Cakes
Fondant Techniques: The Sweet Treat Tower
Over-the-Top Modeling Chocolate
Delicious Gluten-Free Cake
Flawless Finishing
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Love Your Vegetables
Acrylic Painter's Toolbox
Acrylic Painting: Basics & Beyond
Building Your Business: Beautiful Cake Photography
Narrative Portraiture: Painting in Acrylic
Fresh Arrangements
Food Photography
Decorating in Three Dimensions
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Improve Your Crochet
Painting Wildlife: Acrylic & Mixed Media
Stabilizer Savvy
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Water Views: Acrylic Landscapes
Classic Pies Made Easy
Classic & Creative Brioche Pastries
Dog Photography
Building Your Business: Smarter Display Cakes
Drawing Anime Style
Mini-Cakes, Many Occasions
The Essentials for Understanding Light
Low & Slow BBQ at Home
Vegetable Gardening: Smart Techniques for Plentiful Results
Creative Photography
Delicious Decorations
Growing Heirloom Tomatoes
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Transform Your Garden Design
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
The Perfect Cupcake
Commercial Photography: Taking Product Photos That Sell
25 Innovative Photoshop Techniques for Photo & Video
Linear Landscape Quilts
Basics of Digital Photography
Breaking Into the Business of Photography
Composing Classic Landscapes
All-Star Cakes
A Cake for Every Season
Authentic Thai Cooking: The Classics
Homemade Salty Snacks
The Oil Painter's Handbook
Simple Fresh Quilts
Dream Wedding Cakes
A New Look at the Crooked Cake
Cakes in Full Bloom
The Art of Painted Cakes
Elevating Oriental Stringwork
Custom Lettering & Monograms
Building Better Cakes: Creative Cake Separators
Innovative Buttercream Cakes
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Perfect Party Cakes
High-Fashion Heels
Oil Painting: Sand, Sea & Sky
Custom Cake Toppers: Step by Step
Handmade Sourdough
A Cake for Every Occasion
Modeling Chocolate Magic
Modern Mosaic Cakes
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
White Chocolate Wrap: Undersea Adventure
Mixed Media: Pen, Ink & Watercolor
Decorating From the Inside Out
Vietnamese Classics: Pho, Noodles & Beyond
Delicate Wafer-Paper Cakes
Clean & Simple Birthday Cakes
French Pastry Shop Classics
Portraits in Watercolor
Painting the Nude
Pet Portraits
The Secrets to Perfect Stenciling
Decorating Essentials: Designer Cookies
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Mastering Modern Sugar Flowers
Tiny Cupcake Toppers
Creative Flavors for Cakes, Fillings & Frostings
Knit Lab: In the Round
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Jewelry Workshop
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Machine Embroidered Classics
Off-Camera Flash Photography
Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight
Shooting Intimate Landscapes
Family Photography: Candid Moments & Storytelling
Studio Portrait Lighting
Photographing Flowers
Landscape Photography: Shooting From Dawn to Dusk
Watercolor Flower Bouquet
Painting an Allegory: Concept to Canvas
Small Cakes, Big Business
Drawn to Painting
Designer Fondant Textures
Drawing Facial Features
Spring & Summer Sugar Flowers
Sewing Studio
Sewing Texture
Playful Piecing Techniques
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Machine Quilting with Templates
Mastering Australian Stringwork
Simply Modern Cake Design
Gravity-Defying Cake Designs
Learning the Lambeth Method
The Wilton Method®: Piped Flowers
Advanced Cake Sculpting
Vintage Cake Design
Sweet & Savory Food Gifts
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Seafood & Vegetable
Homestyle Pan Sauces
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
Global Cupcake Design
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Professional Family Portraits
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Contemporary English Over-Piping
Machine Embroidery With Terrycloth and More
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Stupendous Stitching
Free-Motion Quilting with Feathers
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Homemade Italian Pasta
The Art of Airbrushing
French Cooking at Home: The Food of Provence
Elegant Lace Cakes
Classic Car, Timeless Techniques
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Design It, Quilt It
Quilting Quickly II
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Quilting Quickly
Art Quilting 101
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Creative Quilt Backs
Crazy Quilts
Sewing Custom Valances
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
The Classic Self-Portrait
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Sculpted Dog Cake
Cake Design Made Simple: The Wedding Dress
Designing Modern Quilts
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Design Your Own Castle Cake
Sugar Berries, Leaves & Blossoms
Cake Topper Techniques: Fondant Animals
Rolled Fondant Flowers
Fondant Ruffles, Pleats & Drapes
Southern Sugar Flowers
Basic Fondant Techniques
Piping Buttercream Borders
Designer Handbag Cakes
How to Start a Cake Business
The Ultimate Sugar Rose
Intro to Isomalt
Cake Topper Techniques
Classic Sugar Flowers
Clean & Simple Cake Design
Perfect Pizza at Home
Fondant Frills
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Micro Torch Basics
The Hand-Painted Cake
Exotic Sugar Orchids
Jeweled Wedding Cake
Piece of Cake! with Colette Peters
Intro to Modeling Chocolate
Vintage Cakes, Modern Methods
Fashion-Inspired Fondant
Modern Buttercream
Classic Croissants at Home
Artisan Bread Making
Advanced Fondant Techniques
Shoot It!
Modern Piping
Jam & Marmalade
Topsy-Turvy Cake Construction
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers

22 Class Projects

Class: The Perfect Cupcake
with Jennifer Shea

Class: Design Your Own Castle Cake
with Sharon Wee

Class: Tiny Cupcake Toppers
with Sheryl Bito

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