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Better Cakes in 29 Tools


Learn how to get more from the tools you already have for your cleanest, most beautiful cakes yet.

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What You Get

  • 10 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Loren Ebert
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

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  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.


Discover tried-and-true decorating techniques for flawless cake designs. Blogger and cake decorator Loren Ebert is your guide throughout this online class. From kitchen knives to fondant rollers and smoothers, you'll learn how to achieve perfectly level cakes, avoid imperfections in your fondant and create swoon-worthy sharp edges every time. Loren shares the secrets to perfect stripes, beautiful waves and clean fondant seams. Plus, learn the ins and outs of using modeling tools for easy flowers and adorable hand-modeled faces. Then, work with extruders, impression mats, cutters and molds to bring eye-catching textures, playful embellishments, and beautiful lettering to every cake you create. You've got the tools, now learn how to use them for designs that always steal the show with their exquisite attention to detail.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Carving Knives
Learn which knife works best for trimming cakes and master the movements you need to achieve perfectly level cakes every time. Then, find out how to slice your cakes in half for evenly torted layers and use a steak knife to make precise cuts when carving.
2. Fondant Rolling Pins
3. Fondant Smoothers
4. Wheeled Cutters
5. Craft Knives
6. Modeling Tools
7. Extruders
8. Impression Mats & Pins
9. Cutters
10. Molds

Taught by

Loren   Ebert
Loren Ebert
Cake decorating began as a hobby for Loren Ebert, but quickly transformed into an obsession and a full-time job. Today, she runs a popular Facebook page and writes about cake decorating on her blog, The Baking Sheet. Loren also teaches private and group lessons to decorating enthusiasts of all levels in her Long Island, New York, kitchen.

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