Marsha Winbeckler
Craftsy Instructor

Redding, Calif.

Marsha Winbeckler took her first cake decorating class just hoping to be able to make her son's birthday cake. She soon discovered an immediate knack and love for the art and began teaching cake-decorating classes and coordinating a large teaching staff for an international cake-decorating supplier. Well known for her techniques in cocoa painting and rolled buttercream icing, Marsha has won numerous awards and appeared on Food Network's ... Read Full Bio »

Marsha's Craftsy Classes


Fondant Ruffles, Pleats & Drapes

Learn Marsha’s techniques to make sophisticated cakes with cascading drapes, delicate ruffles and precise pleats. Marsha treats fondant like fabric to create a wide range of fashion-inspired decorations for your cakes. Watch Marsha make a sea of folded, thinned and gathered ruffles. Explore classic pleating styles like box pleats and knife pleats. Form horizontal pleats that look like the gathers of a silk wedding dress. You’ll really feel like a cake designer when Marsha shows you how to fashion an exquisite five-layer ruffled flower and flawless swag drapes.


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Marsha's Projects

Quilted Cake with Pom-Pom Bow
Top Pleats
Rolled Buttercream-Covered Cake & Kitten
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