Cake Decorating Basic

Learning How To Decorate Cakes

Have you always loved to decorate cakes? Do your family and friends love coming to your house for holidays because of your elaborate cakes? Are you the one drafted to make the cakes for weddings, showers, graduations, birthdays, school bake sales, and other functions?  If so then you should think about getting some formal cake decorating training.


So where do you start if you want to learn how to decorate cakes, or if you want to expand your cake decorating skills?  There are a few options for people who really want to explore the world of Sugarcraft.

The best place to start is to start decorating cakes slowly, learning a bit about the history and the basic cake decorating techniques before plunging into advanced cake decorating techniques.

You can start by getting together with friends to watch TV shows like the Ace of Cakes and other shows that detail some cake decorating techniques. You can also watch videos, read books, and take classes from local craft stores in common cake decorating techniques.