A long, long time ago (trust me, it was a long, long time), I used to decorate cakes for the occasional $$. That was back before fondant was even a blip on the screen. 362 more words
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This week’s course focused heavily on prepping and decorating a cake, and was much more demanding in terms of bringing items from home. I needed the cake itself, and my own buttercream in two consistencies (thin for spreading on the cake, and medium for decorating the cake), a serrated knife, and piping gel…all this in addition to last week’s supplies. 527 more words
A few weeks ago, I mentioned via Twitter and Instagram that I’d signed up for Wilton’s Building Buttercream Basics cake decorating course.
I signed up through Michael’s and, because of promotions and good timing, I paid $45 for my tuition and supplies. 349 more words
Okay, don’t get too excited. I didn’t decorate these cupcakes. Tomorrow I’m going to a cake decorating class. Right now the extent of my cake decorating abilities is I can go buy a can of frosting, open it up, and 95% of the time I don’t end up blending cake into the frosting. 75 more words