Cake Decorating Business

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Satin Ice - Free Shipping! 7

I just wanted to share the fact I found Jester’s Cake Supply’s eBay store has 4-5 lb. buckets of Satin Ice for $79.95 with free shipping. It’s the cheapest I’ve found factoring in shipping charges which are ridiculous everywhere. I usually use...


Can't open Facebook Page!!help!! 0

Hi i recently had a problem with facebook page that link to my personal account.every time i log in to facebook (my pages and my personal account) is alway show facebook ads ! it’s been 3 days….i do report my problem...


Facebook Business Page Help? 2

Good Morning Cakes Decor Family, Can someone guide me How to LIKE fellow cake decorators Business pages from my Facebook page?? I have sent 6 emails to Facebook team to help me but no emails from their end :(. Unfortunately I don’t have a...


Vegan Bakers? 9

Do any of you bake vegan?

Teaching cake art from home, thoughts, ideas? 2

Has anyone ever thought of that. Since baking from home is illegal in some places like where i live in CA. I thought i would have a cake art studio in my house and teach art class that way. That way the people I teach are baking not me. I have...

Pam and Nina's Crafty Cakes

Cookie cutters 2

Hi everyone, We were just wondering what everyones “can’t live without cookie cutters” are. You know the ones that you use to cut fondant and use all the time. We don’t have that many, even though it does make cutting shapes so much easier...


How to like another page on facebook? 5

I’m new to facebook page….how come i can’t invite another people or like another pages? once i click “like” button it always show demographic of that pages. Anybody have same problem or know how to solve my problem? please help!


Canadian Cohorts? 16

Any other Canadian cakers out there? Home based business or professionals…. Would love to connect!

Teresa Cunha

Wedding taste test 8

I everyone! I have several wedding cakes ordered this year so far (YAY!) and would like to offer taste tests. I have no idea how to go about it. Can anyone offer me some advise? Thank you!


Scam orders 5

Just received this and wanted to share this with everyone. I immediately knew it was some sort of scam or joke but when I googled her email address it was confirmed. Elizabeth Kerr has sent you a message using your contact form at:...


Want to start cake decorating business 1

Hi All, I want to start a cake decorating business, but I am not sure how to start a home based cake business that will make a profit. How long does it take to see profit? Do most of you cakers keep your day job? Just basically want to know...


fondant vs buttercream price 12

When pricing cakes, do you all charge more for fondant vs buttercream or swiss buttercream? Id like to start making some fondant cake but I dont want to make it. I think buying the Satin Ice Fondant would be ok for me to use, however then I...


What camera are you using. 5

I have a nikon dslr camera and looking for a small compact camera with great quality. Can anyone suggest a couple.


Business Paperwork/Pricing Sheet 5

So, I’m thinking of possibly making a go of this cake deco business since several of our amazing decorators are moving this year. I know that I need to come up with my own pricing/standards, etc. But is there a website (free or reasonably...


How much to charge for a cake topper? 3

So, I have an order to just do a cake topper. The client is moving and wants to transport it to their next location and have it on hand when they get there to place on a cake. They want a 6″×6″ flat square that is fairly simple. What would you...


To all my fellow Georgia cake decorators- Enact a Cottage Food Law in the State of Georgia! 3 Please click on the link above to sign this petition. Thank you! :-D

Meghan Smith

Suggestions on the BEST affordable camera?? 4

I desperately need a new camera to take pictures of my cakes….. I am definately no camera whiz and want to make a good investment that is not so difficult that I won’t be able to figure out how to use it!! BUT….I want good clear pictures of my...


buying big? 3

I have a small building in my yard for my part time caking. I was interested in buying wholesale ingrediants but don’t need a HUGE amount at the time. What do you do? Sooooo many trips to the grocery store get old AND expensive!

Amanda Reinsbach

MN Cottage Food Law 1

Hello to all the MN bakers out there! I am posting about the MN Cottage Food Law that is out there trying to get passed. Here is the information about it: I, petition my Minnesota state legislators to enact a Cottage Foods bill authorizing the...

Maria @ RooneyGirl BakeShop

Chocolate wholesale/bulk sites - who has the best price in the USA? 0

Hi All, I’ve been on the hunt recently to find the best website in the USA where I can purchase Imported Chocolate (like Callebaut or Valhrona). So far I am concluding the GYGI seems to have the best prices. Where do you buy your imported...