All About Fondant

Make Better Cakes

Become a fondant master and learn to make the most beautiful cakes for every occasion and theme you can imagine!

What Is Fondant?

Fondant is a pliable sugar dough that cake decorators use to cover cakes, create embellishments, make cake toppers and so much more! Learn more about using fondant to make professional-looking cakes.

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Brush Up on the Basics

Craftsy Instructor and cake designer extraordinaire Elisa Strauss shows you all that you can do with fondant! You'll love her detailed instruction for covering cakes flawlessly, creating custom decorations with cutters and molds and even crafting gorgeous three-dimensional roses!

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Make Your Own Fondant

You won't believe how easily — and affordably — you can make fondant in your own kitchen. Check out our marshmallow fondant recipe with step-by-step directions.

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Fondant Ruffles

Superstar instructor Jessica Harris shows you how to create delicate and romantic fondant ruffles with just a single tool.

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We've Got You Covered

A beautiful cake starts with a clean, pristine canvas. Take the stress out of covering cakes with fondant with our free tutorial.

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Top of the Class

Discover how to create adorable animals and precious people cake toppers! Choose from more than a dozen hand-modeling classes with our talented fondant instructors.

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