The Annoying New Gal! :)

Decorating By candiceleenoble Updated 3 Jul 2009 , 2:16pm by CanadianCakin

candiceleenoble Posted 2 Jul 2009 , 8:10pm
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Hello everyone.
I am so new that I don't even know where to start. Literally. icon_sad.gif I am from Maine and have been seaching every where for just a simple start up class. I have had no luck at all. Anyone from Maine (or NH/MA) here to advise me on this?
Also, I love baking and I want to get into making wedding cakes.
If anyone has time to give me a few tips on how to get started, I would be grateful. What are the must-haves? Good books? Websites? Etc
I am very eager to hear from you.
Thank you so much!

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Charmed Posted 2 Jul 2009 , 11:27pm
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Have you tried A C Moore and michaels? they ususally have wilton classes. you can go to wilton . com and look for the classes in your area.
You can also get cake decorating books from library that is good start.

tracey1970 Posted 2 Jul 2009 , 11:46pm
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Also, if you can swing it, Sharon Zambito's videos are awesome. She is on this site, but you can find them by searching SugarEd productions. Her buttercream and fondant DVDs are great - worth every cent. She shows you every step - no "editing" - how to fix mistakes, etc. She is a really good teacher.

The_Sugar_Fairy Posted 2 Jul 2009 , 11:58pm
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I'd suggest taking the Wilton Cake Decorating courses. They were excellent!

The_Sugar_Fairy Posted 3 Jul 2009 , 12:00am
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I'd suggest taking the Wilton Cake Decorating courses. They were excellent!

messy_chef Posted 3 Jul 2009 , 12:04am
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Sharon's videos are the best! She oozes with talent.

http://www.sugaredproductions.com/buttercreamdvd.html

CanadianCakin Posted 3 Jul 2009 , 2:16pm
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As for web sites...right here! You`ve already found it!! There is a plethora of information to gain!!!!
-ashley

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