DVD Class

Over-the-Top Cupcakes (DVD + Streaming)


Item: W0123Q


Add a little whimsy to your cupcakes with the help of award-winning cake designer Jennifer Shea! Find out how to build elaborate, eye-catching cupcakes with beautifully intricate decorations. With Jennifer’s expert tips and tricks, you’ll be able to create dazzling cupcakes that are both visually and physically balanced.

NOTE: If you’d like to purchase only the DVD for this class, you may do so through this link. (Please note, any class PDF materials are not on the DVD itself. You must have streaming access to download those materials associated with the class.)

Class Sessions

Foundations (23:26)
Meet Jennifer Shea of Trophy Cupcakes and get started as she shares tips and tricks to improve your baking skills, plus a brand-new recipe that you can prepare in advance.

Frostings & Fillings (25:10)
Learn about the frostings and fillings you’ll be using later in class. Then, find out how to make edible cookie-dough frosting and assemble a knockout cookie-dough cupcake.

Macarons: Piping & Baking (34:21)
Elevate your cupcakes with beautiful, colorful and delicious macarons! They might be a little tricky to make at first, but with Jennifer’s help, you’ll have them down in no time. After that, use them to create an elegant cupcake.

Macarons: Finishing, Filling & Cupcake (21:51)
Jennifer shares troubleshooting tips for macarons that may have gone wrong. Then she shows you how to finish and fill them, before building a beautiful cupcake presentation.

Cream Puffs (25:28)
Cream puffs and spun sugar take center stage in this lesson. Here, Jennifer guides you to make and use them to create a stunning croque-en-bouche cupcake

Meringues (18:45)
Next, tackle delicate meringue! Create colorful designs as you learn to pipe kisses and little nests. Then, see how to build a light and airy pavlova cupcake that’s topped with fresh berries.

Sprinkles, Drips & Bark (27:56)
Wrap things up with some fun and colorful details, including sprinkles, chocolate bark and a simple drip technique. Learn to use these components to assemble a cheerful mermaid-inspired cupcake, a modern marbled cupcake and Trophy Cupcake’s show-stopping 10th anniversary cupcake.

Your Instructor

Jennifer Shea

A lifelong baker and party-maker, Jennifer Shea began winning accolades for her desserts at age 8. She went on to found Seattle’s Trophy Cupcakes and Party in 2007 with her husband. Jennifer and her desserts have appeared on “The Martha Stewart Show.” Her cupcakes have also been featured in Vanity Fair and Sunset magazines, as well as on the Food Network. Trophy now has five bustling locations in the Seattle area, where Jennifer lives with her family and loves to makes every day feel like a party!

Bonus Materials

Over-the-Top Cupcakes - Recipes


How will I receive my DVD class?
Your DVD will be shipped in the mail using the address you provide at checkout. Your purchase also includes access to a streaming version of the class and downloadable PDF class materials. After your purchase, you can find your streaming class and your PDF class materials by logging into your Craftsy account using the user name and password you established.

How do I access the companion materials for my DVD class?
Come to Craftsy.com and log into your account using the username and password you set up when establishing your Craftsy account or purchasing your DVD. In your “My Account” area, select the “Classes” content. On this page, you’ll see all classes you’ve purchased from Craftsy. Simply select the desired class from your content list, and you’ll be presented with your selected class page. From the class page you can easily view, download or print the companion class materials, which are in the “Bonus Materials” tab on the class page. You can log in any time, and download or print the companion materials as many times as you like. Companion class materials are not shipped in the mail with your DVD, and must be accessed on Craftsy.com.

How do I stream my class on Craftsy.com?
Come to Craftsy.com and log into your account using the username and password you set up when establishing your Craftsy account or purchasing your DVD. In your “My Account” content, select the desired class. Stream the video on-demand from the class page any time you like; your viewing access is unlimited. You can stream your class from any computer, tablet or mobile device with Internet access.

Do I have to purchase a Craftsy Membership to get my class?
No, you do not. Every DVD purchased on Craftsy.com includes both the physical DVD in the mail and unlimited on-demand streaming access at Craftsy.com. These benefits are yours 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?
Yes, we do ship most physical products, including DVDs, to several International destinations. In addition to the USA and Canada, we ship to Australia, Brazil, India, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, South Africa, and most Western European countries. If you live outside these countries, you can still purchase digital items including memberships, individual streaming classes, and pattern downloads.

Do your DVDs work on international players?
Yes, our DVDs should be compatible with any DVD player in use today. All our videos have been created with all current Region Codes (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 8). If you have trouble viewing a DVD purchased from Craftsy.com, please contact Customer Service.

What is your return policy?
We want to be sure you’re satisfied. If you have trouble playing your DVD, if the content is not correctly presented on the DVD, or you are dissatisfied with the content of your class, we will work with you. Contact Craftsy customer service via email or phone. Upon your request, and upon your return of the DVD to us, we will refund your purchase price or send you another DVD to replace a damaged or incorrect DVD, whichever is your preference. If you do receive a full refund, your streaming video class will also be removed from your Craftsy account, so on-demand video access will no longer be available to you.