Online Class

Elegant Lace Cakes


Elevate any cake’s elegance with edible lace techniques from British cake designer Zoë Clark.

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What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Zou00eb Clark
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find class materials in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Learn Zoë’s versatile approach to appliqué to create beautiful Broderie anglaise (English lace), floral designs and lace borders for multi-tiered lace cakes inspired by bridal fashion. Zoë teaches you how to use brush embroidery and over-piping techniques to add sophistication and texture to your cakes, and the classic British method of covering both a square and round cake in marzipan. You’ll love Zoë’s straightforward teaching style as she shares how to add delicate dimension to all-white wedding cakes and expand the theme to include miniature cakes, cupcakes and cookies.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Inspiration
Meet British cake designer Zoe Clark and learn how to find design inspiration and sketch it out.
2. Covering Cakes With Marzipan
3. Appliqué Techniques
4. Piping & Brush Embroidery
5. Corsage Flowers, Buttons & Sash
6. Combining Appliqué & Piping
7. Elegant Lace Desserts

Taught by

Zoë Clark
Zoë Clark
Zoe Clark is one of London’s leading cake designers and her work regularly appears throughout the world in best-selling bridal and sugarcraft magazines. Her cake designs have been featured on television and in films, and she has produced seven cake decorating books showcasing her unique style. Zoe owns The Cake Parlour in London, where she offers custom cake and confectionery design services for every occasion, as well as classes for aspiring cake decorators.
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