What Supplies To Buy Tween That Wants To Start Decorating

Decorating By kjskid Updated 22 Nov 2011 , 2:29am by madcobbler

kjskid Posted 22 Nov 2011 , 1:36am
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What would be good starter supplies for a tween that wants to start cake decorating? I'm a hobby baker, so I'd love some professional opinions. I would definitely say a star tip, writing tip. What else?

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MalibuBakinBarbie Posted 22 Nov 2011 , 2:25am
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Wilton has some starter kits. Some come with templates for learning how to make flowers, do lettering, scrolls, etc.

Here's just one example:

Hope this helps! Good luck!

madcobbler Posted 22 Nov 2011 , 2:29am
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I think a gift basket would be nice filled with various items such as decorating bags, a set of decorating tips(star, drop flower, round, rose, leaf, & basket weave), beginner's decorating book, apron, cake pan, wooden spoon, and spatula. A cute idea would be to use a large mixing bowl as the basket and a recipe index card as the gift tag.

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