CakeFu Masters Training: Faye Cahill

CakeFu Masters Training: Faye Cahill

I am so excited to be announcing our next CakeFu Master. Faye Cahill is an amazing artist. We have worked out a time to have her join us all the way from Sydney. So make sure that you take not of the new time and mark it on your calendar. Click Here To Watch FayeContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Best Reaction to a Gender Reveal Cake Ever

Best Reaction to a Gender Reveal Cake Ever

Cher Lair is a mom of six boys and is expecting baby #7! As a way to determine the gender of the baby she decided to have a gender reveal party and a gender reveal cake. A gender reveal cake is a quickly growing trend and one that most cake decorators are familiar with. TypicallyContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Figure Piping a Tiger: A True Art

Figure Piping a Tiger: A True Art

Figure piping is something that is not used much anymore in the cake decorating industry. We tend to stick more to more clay-like mediums such as fondant, gum paste, or modeling chocolate. I think that we have almost forgotten that figure piping is even a cake decorating technique. I remember a bunch of years ago,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

CakeFu Masters Training: Jay Qualls

CakeFu Masters Training: Jay Qualls

Well, our CakeFu family has moved again! Hopefully this move will be more long term than the move we made 8 months ago. Luckily, as we are getting settled, we have one of the most talented and entertaining cake decorators joining us for a great CakeFu Masters Training. Click Here To Watch Jay Qualls will beContinue ReadingContinue Reading

CakeFu Masters Training: Michelle Green

CakeFu Masters Training: Michelle Green

This week’s training is going to be one that you won’t want to miss. We have the very smart Michelle Green with Business of Baking here to talk with us about. . . well, the business of baking!   Click Here To Watch Michelle Green is the sole author of the Business of Baking blog.Continue ReadingContinue Reading

CakeFu Masters Training: Kara Andretta

CakeFu Masters Training: Kara Andretta

We took a bit of a winter break but we are back! And we are starting things off with a bang! The amazing Kara Andretta will be our next trainer and will be teaching us the very clever and food safe way to make edible glitter. Click Here To Watch Kara Andretta is the ownerContinue ReadingContinue Reading

CakeFu Christmas Mini Series Day 6

CakeFu Christmas Mini Series Day 6

It’s Christmas Eve and the final day of our week of Christmas Mini Cake Decorating Series. The last 5 trainings have been great and we have had a lot of really good feedback. I may have to do these mini training sessions more often. Today I will be teaching how to make a festive FrostyContinue ReadingContinue Reading

CakeFu Christmas Mini Series Day 5

CakeFu Christmas Mini Series Day 5

We’re already on Day 5! We’ve only got one more mini training after today’s That means if you count the other way, we only have 2 more days until Christmas! Did you get your Christmas goodies all delivered? I know I’m still working on mine. I am working on making some delicious sugar cookies to takeContinue ReadingContinue Reading

CakeFu Christmas Mini Series Day 4

CakeFu Christmas Mini Series Day 4

Are you ready for day 4 of our CakeFu Christmas Mini Series? We have already made wafer paper Christmas gift bows, a cute nativity angel and a mini Christmas tree cake. They have been a big hit. If you missed them, I highly suggest that you check them out. Now for day 4. I wantedContinue ReadingContinue Reading

CakeFu Christmas Mini Series Day 3

CakeFu Christmas Mini Series Day 3

On the first day of Christmas. . . . I mean, on the first day of our CakeFu Mini Series, I taught how to make a festive Christmas wafer paper bow. I got a lot of great feedback and one Fuvian even shared a picture of dozens of cupcakes topped with the bows. It completely madeContinue ReadingContinue Reading

CakeFu Christmas Mini Series Day 2

CakeFu Christmas Mini Series Day 2

We had a really fun mini training today. Did you join us? I taught how to make a festive Christmas Present Bow out if wafer paper. If you missed it, you can Watch Day 1 Here. So what is the topic of tomorrow’s mini training? I will be teaching how to make a cute littleContinue ReadingContinue Reading

CakeFu Masters Training: Amelia Carbine

CakeFu Masters Training: Amelia Carbine

I know I’m late to the 12 Days of Christmas… I always am. For some reason, pulling the festivities together by the 13th is just something I never seem to make happen. So now you all know that if I actually accomplish celebrating 12 days of Christmas, I really will have had my ducks in aContinue ReadingContinue Reading

19 Memes that all cake decorators on Facebook need to read

19 Memes that all cake decorators on Facebook need to read

It’s not often that I get this way, but today I am not feeling the sugar love. I’m kind of over all of the name calling and blaming and pettiness that has been going around on Facebook. So much so that I question why I do this. “She said this, they stole that, this person isContinue Reading

CakeFu Masters Training: Michele Hopps, Susan Carberry, and Peggy Tucker

CakeFu Masters Training: Michele Hopps, Susan Carberry, and Peggy Tucker

UPDATE: Due to some issues out of our control, we are having a do-over! We will be having our CakeFu training tomorrow (Thursday, December 4th) at the usual 10:30am pacific time. Please share this to let everyone know about the change and join us if you can. Thanks! This week we have a real treatContinue ReadingContinue Reading

A Cake Decorator’s Ferguson Tragedy turns to Triumph

A Cake Decorator’s Ferguson Tragedy turns to Triumph

I usually stay away from anything political or religious. But today is an exception. I’m not going to get into any political or legal opinions but this was such an amazing thing to see that I just had to share! With the tragedy of what is happening in Ferguson right now, the news is reelingContinue Reading

CakeFu Masters Training: Dawn Parrott

CakeFu Masters Training: Dawn Parrott

This week’s training is going to be a must see! Dawn Parrott will be sharing an amazing technique from her winning cake. Dawn is a Certified working Pastry Chef and the 2014 OSSAS Grand National Wedding Division Grand Prize winner! Click Here To Watch Chef Dawn is an accomplished award winning cake designer living in HoustonContinue ReadingContinue Reading

CakeFu Masters Training: Chrissie Boon

CakeFu Masters Training: Chrissie Boon

This week we are excited to have Chrissie Boon with us again. Chrissie Boon has been around the art of baking & cakes all of her life, and it is her passion! Her work has been featured in many top cake design and wedding magazines. Click Here To Watch When not hosting or judging cakeContinue ReadingContinue Reading

WARNING! Are you at risk at having your Facebook Page deleted?

WARNING! Are you at risk at having your Facebook Page deleted?

Facebook is a huge part of business networking for many cake decorators. Imagine if you woke up one morning to find that Facebook has delete your personal Facebook page. You lost not only access to your personal friends but also your cake friends and important clients. And to top it all off, since you don’t haveContinue Reading

CakeFu Masters Training: Autumn Carpenter

CakeFu Masters Training: Autumn Carpenter

Our next CakeFu training is with the very talented and accomplished Autumn Carpenter. Autumn Carpenter began her passion for all things cookie, cake, and candy while working beside her grandmother and mother at a very young age. Autumn’s early passion of decorating has evolved into a love of sharing the craft by writing books, teaching,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

CakeFu Masters Training: Amelia Carbine

CakeFu Masters Training: Amelia Carbine

Once in a while a cake decorating product is created that I find absolutely genius. One of those amazing products is made by the amazing Chef Dominic Palazzolo of Marvelous Molds. Marvelous Molds have always been top of the line when it comes to mold making. Click Here To Watch There are a lot ofContinue ReadingContinue Reading