Online Class

Too-Cute Toppers!

$39.99

Learn accessible techniques for custom cake toppers that are always a sweet, smile-spreading success!

Skill Level

Intermediate

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, Brenda Walton
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

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

Class Overview

Master six fondant animal cake toppers that always receive rave reviews! Enjoy expert instruction from cake decorator and popular instructor Brenda Walton as you warm up by building a secure and decorative foundation for your cakes. Then, dive into the main event as Brenda walks you through each step of creating trendy owl toppers, a snow boy and girl and a cute giraffe, complete with a frilled mane and a swishing tail. Brenda even shares tricks for elevating your topper skills when you make an adorable bathing bunny scene boasting a curved shower head and falling water! Plus, find out how to add special finishing touches to each of your toppers, from textured owl's nests and flowers to a festive Christmas tree and even bath toys for your bathing bunny.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Fondant-Covered Bases
11:10
Meet cake artist Brenda Walton, your guide to creating whimsical cake toppers partygoers will adore. Ease into the process by making simple fondant-covered bases that will complement and secure your toppers. Embellish them with fun textures and patterns resembling snow, woodgrain and tile.
2. Owls
23:22
3. Snow Boy & Snow Girl
25:47
4. Giraffe
20:03
5. Bunny in a Shower
25:17
6. Owl & Snow People Accessories
28:44
7. Giraffe & Bunny Accessories
19:03

Taught by

Brenda Walton
Brenda Walton
Brenda's love of fondant and sugar art began while making her daughter's first birthday cake in 2010. Less than a year later, she started her business, Sugar High, Inc. Brenda's focus soon shifted from making cakes to creating fondant cake and cupcake toppers. Brenda's heart goes into each little character and creation, and she travels all over the country to share her passion and techniques for working with fondant.

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