DIY Rainbow Petal Cake

DIY Rainbow Petal Cake  |  by Kate Wagner  |  TheCakeBlog.com

You may have seen the DIY Rainbow Sprinkle Cake that we featured last fall.  Just possibly.  Maybe?  As it made its way around Pinterest and back.  In case you missed it, let's just say it was absolutely fabulous and one of the top posts from 2012!  So needless to say, we're quite excited because ... Continue Reading

DIY: Birthday Candles Cake

DIY Birthday Candles Cake | by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is here with a new tutorial... "I will leave the decoration up to you." "You can do whatever you would like." I bet most of us have a love-hate relationship with the statements above. I know I do. A part of me gets excited because I can finally ... Continue Reading

Creative Process : Watercolor

Watercolor Cake by AK Cake Design  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Allison Kelleher of AK Cake Design, is sharing a peek at her creative process as she explores watercolor on cake...   Lately, I’ve been playing around with ‘watercolor’ painting – the traditional technique – very much like you would do on paper – but without paper or ... Continue Reading

DIY: Bowtie & Mustache Cake

DIY Bowtie & Mustache Cake for Father's Day | by Miso Bakes | TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is here with a new tutorial just in time for Father's Day Father's Day is this weekend and I have a really simple and easy cake design to share with all of you...  a Mustache & Bowtie Cake! BOWTIE & MUSTACHE CAKE a DIY by Miso ... Continue Reading

Sugar Ranunculus by Petalsweet

Sugar Ranunculus by Petalsweet  |  TheCakeBlog.com

You know it's going to be a good day when the talented Jacqueline Butler of Petalsweet stops by!  Jacqueline is an award-winning sugar artist, well known and loved for her meticulous sugar flowers.  We were honored to have Jacqueline join us last winter with this sugar flower tutorial.  And we're ... Continue Reading

DIY: Celery Stamp Rose Cake

DIY Celery Stamp Rose Cake by Wild Orchid Baking Co  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We're excited to welcome our newest contributor, Erin Gardner, owner of Wild Orchid Baking Company!  She's here today with her first of many tutorials to help you achieve more with less.  Gorgeous cakes using creative techniques! I’ve always believed that great cake decorating doesn’t have ... Continue Reading

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

DIY: Watercolor Painted Cake

DIY Watercolor Cake Tutorial by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is here with a new tutorial perfect for Spring and Mother's Day. This past December, I traveled to Europe again but this time with my mom accompanying me. Together we visited many museums and looked at hundreds, if not thousands, of paintings. Though I have ... Continue Reading

In the kitchen with MRobin Cake Design

Graphic Entrement Cakes by MRobin  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I could not be more excited about today's post!  We're taking you to the kitchen of an inspiring baker and giving you a behind the scenes look at her creation process.  It's a fabulous Friday field trip and I hope your permission slip is signed! Marcella Robin is the owner, baker, designer and ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Carrot Cake with Spun Sugar Nest

Carrot Cake with Spun Sugar Nest by Tessa Huff  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Welcome to our newest contributor, Tessa Huff, who is here today with her first recipe post... I donʼt know about your neck of the woods, but even up here in the Northwest the sun has given us a sneak peek of the next seasons to come. With Spring quickly on its way, I am slowly making the ... Continue Reading

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

DIY: Shamrocks & Lucky Clovers Cake

Shamrock Cake Tutorial by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is here with a new tutorial for St. Patrick's Day … As many of you know, four-leaf clovers symbolize luck.  However, did you know three-leaf clovers (shamrocks) symbolize happiness?  Many years ago, I stumbled upon a quote pertaining to the two clovers that ... Continue Reading