cake decorating

You may have entered a wedding reception and actually run to see the cake before the bride. You probably would not be the only one. It is often the center of attention next to her. There it will sit, beautifully detailed on the table, looking perfect, too perfect to eat. You wonder how each detail was created, and if you could ever be capable of such a cake. Yes you can, with the correct tools, a couple of books and some practice. You are capable of any type of cake that you would like to decorate. Read on about using cake decorating as an expression of yourself.

With some ingenuity, you will soon make a name for yourself as a dependable cake decorating professional without spending too much start-up money. You will need to know the best way to price your cakes, how to write contracts and prepare orders, and how to determine the size cake you will need for the job. Never fear! There are formulas available that will teach you this information. Take your passion and creativity to the next level and begin earning money from home as a cake decorator!

Cake Decorating is the art of using icing, sugar and other edible decorations to make your cake decorating ideas come into action and turn a common cake into an elegant masterpiece.


cake decorating

To create your own furnished Edible Photos cake you should have the uncooked foods and your very own cake decorating tools. Because there are so many methods for making cakes using distinct recipes, ingredients …

An Edited Version of Showing how to make Just the Dragon ( Stormfly) Piped on icing techniques. 25 year Commercial Cake Decorator…

This part looks very much like “Donna Horn” or a friend of hers has simply added it to the list to get more recognition for it; it seems very unencyclopedic. I don’t know enough about cake decorating to tell; is this a method used often? Is Donna Horn well-known in cake decorating? Can this be verified as noteworthy enough for the article? -Preceding unsigned comment added by 6252123 (talk) 05:44, 24 September 2008 (UTC)

Many people have come a long way in their passion for cakes. Cakes are not only fun to eat but fun to bake and decorate as well. Let’s skip the baking part or else we will be talking whole day about the different recipes and ingredients and the measurements. Let’s go right away to cake decorating.

In United Kingdom, Wilton cake decorating courses are much famous amongst the enthusiastic learners of cake decorations. Wilton runs various programs, schools and workshops on cake decoration. There are many creative and innovative techniques which includes sunflower, Fondant Scarecrow, Gum paste mum, using a fondant, Stephanotis, Shaggy mum, Rose topper, Baby cake topper and Candy swag.

Edible decorations are a beautiful yet simple cake decorating method. The use of sprinkles, candy, nuts, and coconut pushed into the icing before it sets, will make your cake stand out.

Amount of time you have on your hands: How flexible is your time? Are you currently working on a full time job and would like to take up cake decorating on a part time basis? Can you …

Fondant is a smooth white paste, is used in complex cake decorating. Fondant is kneaded and rolled to cover cakes with a shiny smooth layer of icing. Cover your cake with fondant and the cake will look stylish and glossy.

A pastry bag with a metallic tip held on by a coupler is a very powerful device in cake decorating. With it, it is easy to make words, flowers, and other designs on the top and sides of the cake.

Another piece of cake decorating equipment that is popularly used is the decorating bag or the piping bag. It is usually filled with icing and the decorator applies just the right amount of pressure in order for the frosting to come out of it in the correct way. With the use of this equipment, frosting patterns can be placed easily on the cake.

Wilton 415-0906 Dessert Decorator Plus

Wilton 415-0906 Dessert Decorator Plus

  • Five tips to make it easy to get started decorating
  • Pull-out plunger makes it easy for anyone to decorate-left-handed or right-handed
  • Holds approximately 1-1/4 cups of icing or filling
  • Photos and instructions included to make learning to decorate easy
  • Measures 3.2 inch x 2.2 inch x 10.8 inches

List Price: $ 14.99

Current Price: $ 10.00