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Interview #26: Shawna McGreevy

Short Bio I’ve always loved art…ANYTHING involving art. As a kid, I would sketch just about everything I saw, just to see how “real” I could make it look. My bedroom door was covered with my sketches (well, in the spots that Joey McIntyre...

Belle baby cake topper

Hi,,this is the second work I made inspired to Disney princesses Animator’s collection. I love the baby version of the Classic Princess 😘 I hope it can be useful for you and, if you like it, you can download the "PDF version of the complete...

Sweet Pea Spray Piped on Fondant

Last week was one of those crazy weeks, you know when adding an extra task makes you want to pull your hair out of your head. During my hectic week a friend needed 2 1/2 dozen cookies for a baby shower and asked if I could create them. Of...

Gerbera Flower Turorial - Step by step

Hello lovely cakers, not sure if this is of any use to any one, as there are already some great ways to make these pretty flowers, but this is the way I like to make my own and think the addition of the petal dusts adds a real pop of colour. ...

Caker Shirt!

Hi All!!! Not sure if anyone will see this, but I just had to share that only for the next few days will this shirt I created still be for sale!!! It is perfect for people who love cake, puns and/or BOTH! haha Any profits I make will go towards...

CakesDecor Theme: Monsters Inc. Cakes & Cupcakes

Monsters Inc & Monsters University are no doubt two of the most iconic disney pixar films to date. I personally believe that visually, this film is amazing! The amount of hours that have gone into achieving the perfect movement for textures...

Bobble Head Wedding Cake

Hi cake lovers. I wanted to show you my first bobble head cake I made for a wedding (bride and groom). I did a tutorial on-line by Mike McCarey on Craftsy (Amazing Cakes). My 13 yr old son made this 1 minute video of me making it. I think he did...

Simple ANEMONE with Simple Tools (Gumpaste or Fondant)

I was asked by quite a few how I made the simple anemone featured on my Simple Black & White Polka Dot cake (see last photo) and realized I could not find any picture tutorials for anything similar to how I made mine to direct them to. There...

Victorian Fashion Inspired Fondant

When you think of Victorian inspired cupcake designs you immediately think of romance and perhaps exquisite. Perhaps the accessories from Rose’s vanity (in her room on the Titanic). Handmade lace doilies, heavy luxuries mirrors, Halcyon...

Cake Presentation Tips

Like many of us I follow a number of cake related companies on social media sites and forums. Not only do other companies showcase fantastic work and inspire us, they also highlight a couple of bug bears that can be easily avoided. These...