June ("Clarky's Cakes")


June ("Clarky's Cakes")

May 2012 74,399 Burlington, Ontario, Canada

I have been "caking" since my children were small. Baking since I was 13 yrs old, by my Mother's side. I took my 1st lessons from a Cake Decorator who had a small shop in my city. Store is long, long gone now. Just dabbled. Fast forward...my niece was getting married..., and I said....
"I can make your wedding cake!!" Nothing like jumping in with both feet!!! Haven't looked back since. 99.99% self taught with the exception of the early lessons and one Wilton course @ Michael's. And did take a basic fondant/gumpaste class with Lynne Jury of "Let Them Eat Cake", Hamilton, Ont., who started the Canadian Cake Decorators Guild, CCDG, of which I'm a member.
This is just a hobby...have sold a few cakes, but do mostly for family & friends.
Recently retired, so more time to make cakes, look at cakes.....and practice, practice, practice......
June Kowalczyk .... :o)

-- Creativity is God's gift to us. Using our creativity is our gift back to God. Clarky's Cakes 😎


Inspiration by Carmen Urbano

Fofucha is the term to define a doll made from a kind of plastic name Foami in Mexico or as well known as Goma Eva in Spain, they are very popular in Spain, Brasil and lately in Mexico, you can create a lot of characters for center pieces and kids parties, I have just post my first fofuchas in my web page if you want to look at them. Its only the little mermaid and a Halloween Mummy, but I will post a few more after I finished them.

Also you can google it as how to made a fofucha in you tube and you will find lots of tutorials.

Here is my web page link to the fofuchas.

Carmen Urbano

CakeHeaven by Marlene

Thanks a lot for leaving such a lovely comment on my profile page!!! I am a great cake enthusiast like you and decorate cakes for pleasure only. I have to say that I find every excuse to do a new cake or to bake a new batch of cookies so that I can decorate them!!! Actually I drive my husband nuts as for every cake/cookies/cupcake I make, he has to take a dozen photos!!!

I have gone through your cakes and I have to say that your cakes are not bad either!! I Hope we can continue to interact through this site and I will look forward to seeing more of your work!!

BTW what is your name? I always refer to your a jchuck but would like to refer to your with your real name!!!


CakeHeaven by Marlene

Hi June, what a lovely name!! Congratulations for the birth of your first grandson!!! Yes we cakers are really nuts, I have also started planning my daughter’s next year’s birthday cake and her birthday was in January!!!! LOL!!!

lesley hawkins

Just wanted to say thank you for being so kind about my cakes. Just seen you have become a Grandma, congratulations! Love your work xx

Lisa Salerno

Hi June thanks so much for replying to me x much appreciated x

Apsara's Cakes

Hi June, Thanks for always making it a point to drop by & post your lovely comments :) Just like Marlene from CakeHeaven, I’ve always referred to you as jchuck Or Chuck & assumed you were a male !! Sorry ! :P
Congratulations on your new promotion ! Guess, you need to plan a Christening cake for your grandson & looking forward for the pictures :)

Cake Art

Hi, thank you for your nice comment on my page :)


Hi June , great cakes :-). I noticed you’re on Pinterest , you might see me there but I don’t know what I’m doing at all lol. I’m just now learning it . My daughter will not try to understand it & teach me so I’m on my own. :-/


Hi June, thank you leaving a lovely comment for my Owl Wonky Cake and also ‘pinin’ it I’m not on there can just about keep up with facebook xx


Thank you for your lovely comments on my cakes!!

June ("Clarky's Cakes")

Your welcome …


Hi, thank you for your lovely comments on my cakes.
You are doing beautiful flowers!!


Thank you for your comments!!!! Lovely Works!!!!

Emily Foley

Hey June, I replied back on my profile so not sure if you can actually see the message. Not sure how all this works quite yet. Just want to say that I live not far from you actually. I live in a small town just outside of London, Ontario. My family and I love to visit Burlington such a pretty place and has the closest IKEA! Lol! Thanks for all the nice comments!


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