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Cake Decorating: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
Making Gum Paste from Scratch
Making Gum Paste from Scratch. Cake Decorating.
How to Stack a Cake
A cake can fall over if it is not stacked properly.
Beginner Cake Decorating Questions
Many questions can come up when decorating cakes.
Cake Sizes and Portion Sizes
Cake Sizes and Portion Sizes. Cake Decorating.
Learning to Write on a Cake
A handy cake decorating skill to master.
5 Festive Cake Decorating Ideas for Easter
Try these wonderful ideas to delight your family and friends.
Possible Problems with Fondant
Fondant problems can be fixed with a little practice and care.
Oreo Cookie Cake
This cake will delight adults and kids alike.
Simple Buttercream Icing
Buttercream is a delicious filling and frosting for cakes and cupcakes.
Adding Sparkle and Glitter to Cakes
Cakes can shine with a little applied sparkle or shimmer.
How to Make Icing Colors
You can create absolutely wonderful icing colors with four base colors.
Cake Carving Tips
Learning to carve cakes can open up infinite cake designs.
Recipe Conversions
It is important to convert the measurements in recipes accurately.
Buttercream vs Fondant
The most common covering for cakes is either fondant or buttercream and there are pros and cons with either choice.
Cute Easter Cupcake Ideas
Here are some wonderful Easter cupcake ideas to delight your family and friends.
Cake Decorations that Look Like Nature
Cakes with nature decorations are beautiful.
How to Pipe a Basketweave Design
Pipe the first line for the basketweave
Handy Tips when Cake Decorating
A few tricks and tips to help you create beautiful cakes.
Difference Between Marzipan and Almond Paste
Both marzipan and almond paste can be used in cake decorating.
Meringue in Cake Decorating
The different types of meringue can be used for cake decorating.
Wedding Cake Traditions
There are many traditions surrounding the wedding cake.
Determining the Size of a Sheet Cake
It can be confusing to decide on how big to make a sheet cake.
Assembling Your Cake Decorating Kit
Creating beautiful cakes is easier with the correct tools and supplies
Chocolate Ganache
This delightful chocolate concoction is perfect for filling and covering cakes.
Adorable Bunny Behinds for Easter
The tail is very fluffy looking on the topper. Page 3.
How to Make Fondant Snowflakes
Gather your tools to make fondant snowflakes
How to Make a Gum Paste Rose
How to create gum paste roses step one. Page 2.
Possible Reasons for Cake Failures
Solutions for common cake failures.
How to Make a Waterfall Cake
gather what you need to make the cake.
Carrot Cake
Easy carrot cake recipe. Cake Decorating.
Sour Cream Vanilla Cake
A perfect light cake for any occasion.
Using a Pasta Machine for Cake Decorating
A pasta machine is a great easy tool for cake decorating.
Fondant Easter Bunny
It is important to have all the tools you need to create perfect Easter bunnies
How to Make Fondant Rocks
How to make realistic looking rocks out of fondant.
Dark Chocolate Paleo Cake
This is a lovely Paleo friendly cake.
Edible Markers for Decorating
If you need to create fine detail edible markers can be a wonderful tool.
Tart Orange Chiffon Cake
Orange Chiffon Cake is a lovely light old fashioned choice for any event.
Royal Icing
Information about Royal Icing. Cake Decorating.
Decorating Chocolate Tiles and Pieces
It is easy to create beautiful chocolate decorations.
How to Make Fondant Knitting
Make sure you have all the right tools for your project.
Common Cake Decorating Questions
Answers to commonly asked cake decorating questions.
How to Make a Checkerboard Cake
A checkered cake can be a wonderful surprise.
Isomalt
This medium can be used to make jewels and sparkly design elements.
Simple Vanilla Buttercream
This recipe is quick and delicious.
Some Important Cake Decorating Techniques to...
These skills will be very valuable when decorating cakes.
Making a Present Cake
A cake shaped like a present looks whimsical and fun.
Paleo Carrot Pineapple Cake
This is a gorgeous fall themed cake.
How to Make Dotted Fondant or Gum Paste
Beautiful patterns can be made with different colored fondant or gumpaste. Page 4.
Easter Bunny in a Stump
Add the Bunny to the Cake. Cake Decorating. Page 9.
Food Safety in Cake Decorating
Food safety is important for cake decorating.
Painting Techniques for Cake Designing
Cakes can be enhanced using painting techniques.
Fondant Crocodile
You can make your crocodile fierce or cute. Page 2.
Cake Decorating Questions Part Four
It is important to get answers to your cake design questions.
Easy Cake Ball Technique
Cake balls are a great alternative to a whole cake.
Baking Cakes without Sugar
Event cakes can also be sugar free for special diets.
Hand Modelling a Fondant Giraffe
A cute giraffe is easy to create out of fondant.
Fondant
Fondant is a very popular product used in cake decorating.
Starting a Cake Decorating Business
If you love making cakes you might want to create a business from your passion.
Pastel Cake Pops
Create your favorite cake balls for these pretty Easter pops.
Cake Decorating Questions Part Three
There are answers to common cake decorating.
Rolled Fondant Recipe
DIY fondant can be easy and fun.
Wedding Cake Don'ts
Make sure you avoid these common wedding cake issues.
How to Use an Open Star Tip
This versatile tip can be used to make many different designs and borders.
Cake Design Apps-Part One
There are some very interesting apps available for cake decorating enthusiasts.
Wedding Cake Trends 2014
There are some very romantic cakes being planned for 2014.
Tools for Gum Paste Flowers
Best tools for making gum paste flowers.
Meringue Buttercream
Meringue buttercream is a mildly sweet cake frosting and filling.
Alternative Fondant Recipes
Other types of fondant recipes can also be great for your cake designs.
How to Make Gum Paste Stephanotis
Step One-How to Make Gum Paste Stephanotis
Cake Decorating Questions-Part One
Some questions about cake decorating.
How Has Cake Design Changed Over the Years
Cake design has evolved over the last 20 years and stayed the same.
What are the Best Cake Pans for Your Project
Cake pans are a necessary expensive for any cake designer and Wilton is a trusted name in bakewear and cake decorating supplies.
How to Create Piped Pine Trees
Step Two-How to Create Piped Pine Trees. Page 2.
Essential Oil
Essential oils can be used for cooking.
Piped Embroidery on Cakes
Cakes can look spectacular with embroidery inspired piping.
Making a Strawberry Topped Cake
Strawberries are very easy to create. Page 8.
Avoid Wedding Cake Disasters
Try to avoid these common issues with a little planning and care.
Efficient Cake Design
Tips to help you design cakes efficiently.
Hummingbird Cake
A Hummingbird Cake is a very special choice for any gathering of friends and family.
Indonesian Layer Cake (Kek Lapis)
This is one of the most unique cakes you will ever try.
How to Make Fondant Cows
Nothing is cuter on a baby shower cake than perky fondant cows.
How to Create a Sunset Rose Cake
How to Create a Sunset Rose Cake
Tiramisu Cake
A three layer cake filled with sweetened mascarpone cheese and iced with espresso buttercream.
Making Patterns on Fondant Using Stencils
Stencils create simple and complex designs on cakes,cupcakes and cookies. Page 7.
Wonderful Elmo Cupcakes
Elmo cupcakes can be a happy addition to any party.
Cream Cheese Icing
A perfect cream cheese icing recipe
How to Make Chocolate Drizzled Strawberries
Pick perfect strawberries. Cake Decorating.
Interesting Wedding Cake Topper
Couples have a broad range of wedding cake toppers to choose from when planning their cake.
Ways to Display Easter Cookies
There are many ways to present your decorated cookies at Easter time.
Maple Carrot Cake
A delicious moist maple cake. Cake Decorating.
Cake Decorating Questions Part Two
Questions concerning cake decorating.
Making Paper Cake Decorating Cones
Paper cones are an easy and economical piping tool.
Fondant Ropes
Fondant ropes are an elegant method to finish a cake.
How to Make Fondant or Gum Paste Buttons
A silicone mould is a quick effective way to make fondant or gum paste buttons.
Popular Wedding Cake Toppers
Wedding Cakes can have an assortment of different toppers.
Wedding Cake Dos
Here are some tips to help you create a successful wedding cake.
Coconut Lime Cake
A spectacular combination of sublime coconut and tangy lime.
Paleo Chocolate Fudge Cake
This is a perfect cake for people following a Paleo diet.
Black Forest Cake
Black Forest Cake is an authentic traditional cake.
Paleo Carrot Cake
This cake is moist and perfectly topped with lovely creamy icing.
How to Make Fondant Spiders
Spiders are great cake and cupcake toppers for spooky holidays.
How to Make Gum Paste Filler Blossoms
Insert stamens into the finished flowers. Page 4.
2013 Wedding Cake Trends
Wedding cakes will be bold, romantic and unique in 2013.
Raw Dark Chocolate Cake
This rich chocolate cake is raw and delicious.
Billowing Technique for Cakes
Repeat process of making fondant pillows. Page 8.
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers Course from Craftsy.com
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers Course from Craftsy.com
Modelling a Bear from Gum Paste
This cute whimsical teddy bear is simple to make even for beginners.
Popular Wedding Cake Styles
The style of your wedding cake can definitely add to your special day.
Chocolate
All types of chocolate are good for cake design.
Gum Paste Pom Poms
Make sure you have everything you need to make your pompoms.
Wedding Cake Checklist-Part One
It can save time and prevent cake disasters to plan out your wedding cake using a simple checklist.
How to Create Gum Paste Rose Leaves
Step One-Rose Leaves. Cake Decorating.
Purple Cake Trends
Purple is not a traditional color for wedding cakes.
Hand Modelling Shapes for Cake Decorating
Gum paste and fondant can be made into wonderful people and animals using a few simple shapes and tools.
Hazelnut Nutella Cake
This cake is chocolaty and filled with rich hazelnut flavor.
How to Make Fondant or Gum Paste Lace
Get all your tools together. Cake Decorating.
Strawberry Garnished Bundt Cake
Use a favorite recipe for the bundt cake
Flood Work
This technique is wonderful for cookies and solid designs you put on cakes.
Should You Use Organic Ingredients in your...
Is it better to purchase organic ingredients for your cakes?
Time Saving Cake Techniques
Sometimes you need to take short cuts in cake design.
Different Wedding Cake Ideas
Having a different style cake can be a wonderful idea.
Pink Lemonade Cake
This is a pretty tart sweet cake.
Sugar Sheet Heart Decorations for Valentine's Day
It is important to pick the pattern that fits your decorations.
How to Make Gum Paste Briar Roses
Gather your tools to make the project easier.
How to Make Fondant Bats
These wonderful spooky creatures are perfect for cupcakes.
Bellini Cake
The sparkling combination of peach and champagne in a cake.
Easy Fixes for Cake Problems
There are many things that can go wrong after you take your beautiful cake out of the oven. Some are easier to fix than others.
Cakes that are Inspired by Paintings
One of the prettiest inspirations for cakes are great works of art.
Chocolate Speckled Cake
A light buttery tasting cake with chocolate speckles.
Candied Ginger
Crystallized ginger is a wonderful addition to cake recipes and fillings.
Selling your Cake Business
If you want to become a professional cake designer you must be able to sell your business
How to Make a Snow Scene Cake
A cake with a snowmobile on it for a birthday.
Acetate Paper
Acetate paper Cake Decorating.
How to Make a Crooked Tree
This step covers the wire frame with fondant to form the truck and branches. Page 2.
Flour Substitutes
Using flour substitutes does not mean your finished cakes will have a weird or unpleasant texture or taste.
How to Use a Round Tip
This versatile tip can be used to make many different designs and borders.
Deluxe Peanut Butter Cake
A gorgeous decadent three tier cake filled with chocolate and peanut butter.
Fondant Baby Seals
Cute baby seals are wonderful winter cake accents.
Banana Split Cake
A tempting combination of banana, pineapple, strawberry and deep dark chocolate.
Banana White Chocolate Cake
A moist flavorful banana cake with a hint of white chocolate sweetness.
Pretty Spring Bridal Cake
Pretty spring cake with pink daisies for bridal party.
How to Frost a Cake
Put the icing on the sides of the cake. Page 7.
Great Cake Decorating Books
These informational and lovely books are a great addition to any library.
Sweet Potato Cupcakes
Cupcakes can be made from many types of ingredients even vegetables.
Lavender Cookies
Cookies are a wonderful design element for pretty cakes.
Cake Decorating PIping Tips
Piping tips will be a great tool to use for many cake designs.
Objections for success
You need to be aware of the objections you might face when talking to clients.
Creepy Halloween Cake Pops
Cake pops are perfect for Halloween treats and parties.
Types of Flowered Cupcakes
Putting pretty flowers on your cupcakes is a very popular decorating idea.
Raw Carrot Cake
This is one of the best carrot cakes you will ever eat.

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