Interview #3: Royal Bakery's Lesley Wright

Lesley is English, but has lived in California for two years. She has been baking ‘full-time’ for less than a year, and counts herself as very lucky that she doesn’t have to do a proper job as well! She is also self-taught, and spends a lot of...

Interview #62: Sweet Dreams by Heba Elalfy

Sweet Dreams by Heba | Facebook Page 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I want to thank Michal Bulla for asking me for an interview; it’s an...

Interview #20: Jo Orr of Ciccio Cakes

Bio My Name is Jo Orr, and I live in Rotorua, New Zealand. I’m Married with a Stepdaughter Julz & 2 Border Collies Scottie & Teddy. I’m the Head Chef at Ciccio Italian Café but Cake Decorating is a real passion, I love being able...

Interview #61: Marta Torres of The Cookie Lab

Marta’s: CakesDecor Profile | Facebook Page | Pinterest | Instagram 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cookies if anything? Thank you so much CakesDecor for having...

Interview #38: Daniel Casero Pérez

1. How or why did you get started in cake decorating… was it by accident or did you always have a passion for it? As a child I used to enjoy making figurines and drawing, but my creativity never ‘spilled’ into the kitchen… In fact, up until...

Interview #29: Ivone Kartadinata from Sugar Penguin Cakery

Thanks to Shags, we are bringing you an Interview with Ivone Kartadinata from Sugar Penguin Cakery. Enjoy! This lady is one of the nicest in the industry. Ivone is always so supportive and encouraging and even lovelier in person. I felt so...

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 3.12 / December 2014 & Merry Christmas to our lovely Cake Décor family!!!

Merry Christmas to our lovely Cake Décor family!!! From Michal, Martin, Laura and myself , we would really like to wish all of our members a very safe and happy Christmas. May you all spend your holidays filled with lots of love and laughter,...

Sarah's Sunflowers

I’ve never done a tutorial before, so please bare with me and if anything isn’t clear, I’d be happy to answer questions about any of the steps. I chose to do a tutorial on my sunflower because I’ve had the most requests asking how to make...

Tutorial - Brush Embroidery

What is Brush Embroidery? It is a decorative technique used in sugar craft art. A paintbrush is stroked through royal icing leaving behind brush strokes which resemble stitching in fabric. It looks so beautiful and effective and it is not...

Making of The Gift: 100 questions, help please

I’ve never made a tutorial and won’t attempt it yet. This one is just to show some progress shots of how I made my latest Christmas cakes. If you have ideas/tips on how you might have done any step differently – I would love a discussion. The...

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