Over-the-Top Cupcakes DVD


Item: W0188R


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: 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

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!


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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.

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