Cake pricing for Beginners 12

Hello Everyone, I just recently started my own Cake Decorating business, I’m new at this and I’m curious about pricing and how much to charge my customers. I don’t want to charge to much, but at the same time I don’t want to be known as the...

Airbrush Beginner 9

I recently purchased a airbrush machine but I’m super scared to use it. Excited but scared lol. How can I achieve this effect on a cake? The...

Beginner (uk) : Fondant modelling/icing advice please 6

Hi all, I’ve been baking and decorating as a hobby for the last year, I recently made some small cupcakes for a friend with buttercream swirl and a butterfly I’d cut and shaped out of supermarkets own roll out icing. When I gave them to her the...

The Rosehip Bakery

A beginner's guide to vegan baking! 5

If you have always wondered how to bake without using eggs and dairy, this blog is for you! I was honoured to be asked to write a blog for Paul Bradford’s website, here it is! Please do ask me questions, happy to help if i can!...

Aurélie's Cakes

Help: which airbrush to choose for beginners? 4

Hello everyone! I’m Aurélie and I love cake decorating. I would like to buy my first airbrush and I’m totally lost on which one to choose. I’m not a professionnal as I’m making ~2 cakes per month so I don’t need a professionnal one. I have a...


Comming soon A dutch collaboration .... 69

We zijn zo enthousiast al een paar maanden zijn we hier mee bezig en het gaat geweldig worden. Een Nederlandse Collaboration met een gevarieerd gezelschap van beginner tot proffesioneel. Wij wilden laten zien dat het niet uitmaakt of je net...

Enza - Sweet-E

Enza ~ Sweet-E 41

Hi my name is Enza, I started cake decorating about 3 years ago….My daughter-in-law had insisted that I make their engagement cake (I would do anything for her), but a cake that not only had to taste good but look amazing on a display table...


Modelling paste goes quite dry and cracks 36

Hi everyone. I’m new here and a beginner that only took up baking and decorating a few months . I love the sugarpasting part. I’m educating myself as much as I can, and any advice would be welcomed. One question I need answered please. I want...


Hi everyone, new to the site. 27

Hi everyone, I’m new here and I think I should start by introduce myself. My name is Tamara and I’m from Spain (Madrid), when cake decorating is becoming a passion for many people like me. I’ve been baking and decorating cakes for 2 years (or...

Cake Decor in Cairns

Introducing Cake Decor in Cairns 22

Well Hi my name is Naomi A.K.A. Cairns Cake Lady. I am from Australia, have 2 rugrats and I like cake :) I am still new to Cakes Decor and only just started working out how to actually use it! When I created my facebook page “Cake Decor in...


Almost time for Valentine .... 17

and fondant cake toppers is comming with a collaboration … keep watching and soon you wil see a lot of beautiful work for beginners and pro’s 14 february is the time for valentine … for inspiration for every one the collab is comming verry...


Pricing! Help! 11

I’m just starting out selling my cakes but I find it so difficult to charge people! I try to figure how much fondant is needed and my work but since I’m just starting out and my work still has some flaws in it, well I think people will think I’m...


hi. 10

Hi everyone.. Handmade works always inspires me and truly admires the effort and beauty of it.As a beginner ,i recenlty came across Cakesdecor… a great place…to explore, get informed,learn,tryout and share the cakearts.Thank u all… Varsha

Dr. Deoshree

Hello 10

Hello, all I am a beginner at cakes. Baked for family, learning step by step. Wish me luck😃


Which fondant to use? 9

Hi all. First I would like to say, I love this forum and all the help I can get here. Thank you guys. I have a question, which fondant is best to use to cover cakes? As a beginner I mostly use Wilton brand, I buy it at the local Michael’s,...

Swee San

Hello from Malaysia 7

Hi! I’m Swee from Malaysia n I specialize in buttercream flower cakes. I also teach classes for beginners too. Apart from buttercream flower cakes, I also make fondant birthday and wedding cakes. :) Here’re my social media accs FB :...

Hi, everyone my name is Ana 6

Thank you! for game the opportunity to be part of your forum. I am a beginner in baking and decorating, hopping to learn more. I share my work,I not a seller, not a professional, only a hobby. Congrats to all us you for the beautiful cakes...

It's me 6

Hi, I am Gabriela from Bulgaria. I’m not professional cake decorator, but I adore to do this. I’m just beginner in cake decorating, I do this from only 6 or 7 months ago. It’s a pleasure for me to be hear.


hi im sumayah 6

Hi im new to cake decor. Would love to chat to others with a passion for deco like me. Any tips and advice would be so welcome since im a beginner.


Basket weavingwith buttercream 6

Hi cakey people, I am very new to the cake world but have definitely found my new love :-) I am trying a basket weave cake for a friend but have never done one before. I just want to know is it a easy technique to do for a beginner or should I...

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