Latest Cake Decorating Blogs

How To Get Smooth Butter Cream that Stands up to Heat and Humidity

I have be decorating cakes for 3 months shy of two years now and have had many challenges decorating cakes in a climate that is always hot and humid. My little cake studio is just off of my office and I run the AC at about 77F to 80F (...

How to make a Sugarcraft Gerbera

How to Centre Dowel a Cake

Ok, This is how to centre dowel a cake if you feel its very tall/top heavy/ etc There are multiple ways, but this is how I did it for this specific cake. With a little help from my cakey friends :) 1. I cut a circle out from MDF with my new...

Gumpaste Pikachu Tutorial

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Interview #5: Jenniffer White from Cup a Dee Cakes

Biography In every job in her career Jenniffer gravitated to the “decorating” side of the business. From merchandising in clothing stores to being a makeup artist instead of just selling cosmetics she was never happier than when her hands...

Vanilla Custard Filling

This recipe was the sweet treat that my mom used to fill cream puffs with. When I started making cakes, I tried using it as a filling and it was a hit with my husband and family, so I’ve been using it for that purpose ever since. It is not overly...

Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cake

Last year for Thanks Giving i wanted to try something different. You know you always make pumpkin and apple pie. Well i would say this is better than pumpkin pie by far. Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cake Crust 1 Package yellow cake mix 1 egg...

Moth Orchid #2: Part 2 of mini tutorial on the Moth Orchid

Part 2 – The Moth Orchd Throat and Column The Moth Orchid Continued Making the Column Take a small ball of paste and roll into a tear drop Insert a 22g wire into to pointy end Mold to wire making a point. Not too big so it is a...

Petal cake tutorial

This is my first time doing a tutorial, I hope you guys like and it find it helpful! Please let me know if you have any questions. First, you will need some materials - fondant - a ball tool - foam pad - rose petal cutter (or any...

My Cake Journey #1: Starting Out

When i was growing up my mum always use to make my birthday cakes, disney characters, ballerina’s, maypoll’s you name it she made it for me. She used to let me help her and i got to lick the spoon after. So i guess you could say i got my cake...