Design Tips : Balance

Black & Silver Sequin Cake | by Rachael Teufel for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Rachael Teufel of Intricate Icings Cake Design, is back for the next post in our Design Tips series.  Join Rachael as she shares a new cake while teaching us the basics of great design.  This month's topic is Balance. Cakes are pieces of art, and most art follows a few basic ... Continue Reading

Peach String Art Cake

Peach String Art Cake | by Erica OBrien for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, is back for the next post in our Trending series.  Join Erica as she goes from inspiration on Pinterest to cake concept and then the final cake design. I took an eclectic art class in junior high school in which we learned lots of art forms, including ... Continue Reading

Raspberry Earl Grey Cake

Raspberry Earl Grey Cake | by Tessa Huff for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is sharing a new cake recipe today... Have you ever been to a proper high tea?  The kind with mini sandwiches, bite-sized desserts, and of course - tea?  I finally had the chance to go with my mom over the holidays and it was magical.  We were presented with an ... Continue Reading

10 Easter Baking Essentials

10 Baking Supplies for Spring & Easter Entertaining | on TheCakeBlog.com

After what felt like an exceptionally long winter, I saw the first real sign of spring outside this morning!  Sure, we've been talking about spring for weeks here on the blog, bringing you new Easter cake projects and fresh recipes… and in reality, it's been cold and dreary outside for months.  But ... Continue Reading

Design Tips : Inspiration

Arrow Cake | Finding Inspiration in Everyday Life | by Rachael Teufel for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Rachael Teufel of Intricate Icings Cake Design, is here for the first post in our Design Tips series.  Join Rachael as she shares a new cake while teaching us the basics of great design.  This month's topic is Inspiration. Finding the right inspiration and designing an ... Continue Reading

DIY Edible Moss Cake

Moss Cake | how to make edible moss from sugar cookie dough | by Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

I absolutely love the look of real moss and find myself adding touches of green to every corner of my home.  Maybe it's because green is a symbol of life and renewal, commonly associated with spring and Easter.  Maybe it's because I'm obsessed with the modern farmhouse look right now, dreaming of a ... Continue Reading

Craftsy

FREE: Spring Art Print

It's Always Spring with Buttercream | |Free Art Print | by Jessica Kirkland for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Jessica Kirkland of Pen N' Paper Flowers is back with another original art print, created exclusively for The Cake Blog readers.  We're welcoming spring into our kitchens! Happy Spring to all of you here at The Cake Blog!!  Did you know, as bakers, you have a superpower that ... Continue Reading

DIY Chocolate Daffodils

DIY Chocolate Daffodils | impressive yet surprisingly simple addition to your Spring and Easter cakes | by Erin Gardner for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erin Gardner of Erin Bakes, is back with a new tutorial today!  Join along as she shares a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. My obsession with chocolate flowers continues!  It’s been so much fun for me to continue working with this medium, coming up with new and ... Continue Reading

10 Gorgeously Green Cakes

10 Gorgeously Green Cakes  | including this design by The SweetSide  | on TheCakeBlog.com

Happy St. Patrick's Day!  Do you have your green on?  Because we're getting our green on!  We're spending today loving on some amazing cakes in every shade of green.  These cakes are not filled with Leprechauns or shamrocks, rainbows or pots of gold.  Instead, they are incredibly lovely designs with ... Continue Reading

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

DIY Mini Easter Egg Cakes

Mini Easter Egg Cakes | by Cakegirls for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributors, Mary and Brenda Maher of Cakegirls, are back with a new DIY today!  Join us as they share a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. I love making desserts for Easter.  Spring is in the air, flowers are blooming and pastel colors are finally back.  And, the Easter ... Continue Reading