Jeweled Wedding Cake DVD


Item: W0090R


Learn dozens of Marina’s insider cake decorating tips as you make brooches, pearl bursts, buttons and all other forms of wedding day bling.

Create a multi-tiered masterpiece dressed in edible embellishments. Sculpt simple round cakes into tapered or wavy tiers. Construct custom pedestals draped with fondant swags and come away with essential cake industry knowledge. In Marina’s Jeweled Wedding Cake, you won’t just be enamored with the dazzling final cake – you’ll fall in love with the process of decorating it as well.

NOTE: Any PDF materials associated with this class are not provided with the DVD-only purchase. You must have streaming access to download those materials. To purchase the combination DVD + Streaming form of this class, click here.

Class Sessions

Introduction (6:58)
Meet cake artist Marina Sousa and get ready to start decorating.

Preparing the Tiers (16:27)
Get up-close instruction on how to professionally prepare your cake tiers for decorating.

Covering Tiers (25:36)
Cover each tier with a flawless fondant finish, no matter the shape of the cake!

Adorning the Bottom Tier (14:44)
Make lovely fondant swags with just the right amount of drape as Marina builds the bottom tier of this cake.

Encrusting the Middle Tier (24:43)
Encrust your cake creations with pearls and dragees as Marina shows you how to make a jeweled sash to go around a tier and finish with extruded fondant borders.

Applying Patterns (09:41)
Apply patterns and add texture with Marina’s techniques and eye for design.

Constructing a Cake Pedestal (48:08)
Presentation doesn’t end with the cake. Learn to construct and cover cake pedestals for each occasion.

Brooches & Beaded Swags (31:06)
Create sugar jewelry as you build brooches and learn to add sparkle and color to your baubles and beaded swags.

Blossoms, Ruffles & Pearl Bursts (25:23)
Adorn your cakes with blossoms, ruffles and pearl bursts using cutters and gum paste.

Stacking the Cake (15:59)
Securely stack your cake before adding borders, texture and ruffles.

Finishing Touches (23:52)
Finish off your jeweled cake by attaching brooches and pearl bursts, painting details and placing your creation on its pedestal.

Your Instructor

Marina Sousa

Marina is a Food Network Challenge champion and the owner of Just Cake in Capitola, California. She holds a degree in baking and pastry arts from the Culinary Institute of America in Napa Valley. She’s appeared regularly on the Food Network as a challenger, judge and featured chef for Food Network Caters Your Las Vegas Wedding, and her work has been featured in several magazines including InStyle, Bride, Modern Bride and People.


How will I receive my DVD class?
Your class DVD will be shipped in the mail using the address you provide at checkout. You will not have streaming access to this class in your Craftsy Account unless you purchase(d) it separately. If you’d like to own this class in BOTH on-demand streaming form and DVD, we recommend you purchase that combination item on Craftsy.com.

Will the companion materials come with my DVD class?
Any downloadable class PDF materials are not included on the DVD, so you will not have access to those materials. While the video instruction on your DVD is complete, you must have streaming access to download the PDF materials associated with the class. You can purchase streaming access or a combination DVD + Streaming access on Craftsy.com.

Do I have to purchase a Craftsy Membership to get my class?
No, you do not. Every DVD-only class purchased on Craftsy.com includes the physical DVD in the mail. The physical disc(s) are yours to keep forever, with or without a Craftsy membership.

Are DVDs included in a Craftsy Membership?
No, they are not. DVDs can only be purchased on an individual basis and are not included in Craftsy memberships. For non-members, DVDs are a flexible way to purchase only the classes you love best. For members, DVDs are a great choice to build an at-home library you can keep forever and enjoy any time, with or without Internet access.

Do you ship internationally?
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What is your return policy?
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