Erin Schaafsma

Erin Schaafsma

53 posts, 3 followers and following 5
Mar 2012    Stirling, Ontario, Canada    Website

Hello from Canada! My cake shop, Cakes by Erin, is located in a tiny village in Southern Ontario. I specialize in peanut-free cake and cupcakes (bad allergy around here) for weddings, and other important events. My favourite decorating technique is creating figures with gumpaste. I hope to update on a regular basis, but as life gets busy at times...we'll see!

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Petal Dust Tutorial

Here is one of my first tutorials: lots of pictures but I hope you like it. What you need is your desired colours of petal dusts (I chose sweet butter and later, mixed my own purple with cornflower blue and burgundy) and a good...

Pastel Magnolia Buttercream Cake

Last weekend I had the privilege of making a beautiful buttercream cake with my popular sugar magnolias. This time there was a specific texture involved in the buttercream, and the flowers were a colour I hadn’t had the opportunity to make...

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3 Comments

June ...

Your cakes are lovely Erin. And your gumpaste figures are wonderful. I am also Canadian. Hail from Burlington On. Are you also a member of CCDG??

June ...

Oh….. by the way Happy Canada Day!!!! :o)

Erin Schaafsma ...

Hi jchuck! Happy Canada Day! We drove by Burlington just last weekend. I am a member of CCDG – haven’t checked over in awhile. Popping over to your profile in a sec. Glad to “meet” you!