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Sketch to Cake: Beatriz Muller’s Bust of Louis XIV Bernini Inspired Wedding Cake

By Jackie

Beatriz Muller from Innisfil, Ontario, CA created a sophisticated white wedding cake for the Bernini issue of Cake Central Magazine Volume...

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How To Use Russian Piping Tips

By LeanneW

Learn how to make beautiful buttercream flowers in a flash with the new "Russian Piping Tips". With just a few tips, buttercream, and gel...

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Peony Buttercream Flower Wreath Cake

By LeanneW

Learn how to pipe peonies and arrange them in a wreath on top of a cake. Vanessa from Cake Style shows you step-by-step how to pipe a...

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Stringwork Q&A with Dawn Parrott

By joa44n

Whether you’re a novice or an expert cake decorator, we bet that stringwork remains high on your list of techniques to learn!...

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How to Make Parchment Cones

By LeanneW

Using parchment paper cones for piping can be intimidating and frustrating. Let Julia Usher show you how to make and handle parchment cones...

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Dreamcatcher Cake Tutorial

By LeanneW

Vanessa from Cake Style teaches you to make a dream catcher cake with Swiss meringue buttercream. This cake is entirely buttercream,...

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Friday Faves: Piping, Poppies and Secret Gardens

By kvandraiss

As editors of Cake Central Magazine, we come across countless inspiring things every day. From cakemakers’ stories to wedding...

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Sketch to Cake: Joyce Marx's Bollywood-inspired Cake

By AndiSatt

Immense amounts of detail went into the Bollywood-inspired cakes in the May issue of Cake Central Magazine, and for many cakemakers, that...

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Jackie Shaffer Cake Central

By Jackie

Brain Trust - Trend Setter - Consultant Jackie Shaffer is the Founder and CEO of Cake Central Media Corp. and Editor in Chief of Cake...

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Flexique™ Instant Lace Cake Contest Entry Christine Chapman

By Jackie

Christine Chapman of Crumbs Cakery  in Bainbridge Island, WA created a mermaid wedding cake themed on "Stained Glass" for our Flexique...

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Sketch to Cake: Fiona Evans White Christmas Wedding Cake

By Jackie

@Fifi-s_Cakes Fiona Evans of Fifi's Cakes in Houghton, Hampshire, England created an ice-cool, dreamy holiday wedding cake for the White...

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How to Make Royal Icing Pansies

By LeanneW

Pull out your piping bags, it's time to practice your flower piping with these delicate royal icing pansies. Video By thebearfootbaker...

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Bronwen Weber's Contemporary Wedding Cake with Classic Piping

By Jackie

Contemporary Wedding Cake with Classic Piping Online cake decorating course available at CakeMade.com Master the four fundamental...

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Sketch to Cake: Natasha Shomali's Gothic Wedding Cake

By Tashastasytreats

In the October 2012 issue of  Cake Central Magazine , we asked our designers to create elegant wedding cakes incorporating Gothic...

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Pot of Gold Cake Pops

By LeanneW

Learn to make these lucky cake pops with Jenn from Cookies Cupcakes and Cardio. She follows her fool-proof steps for making cake pops...

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25 Most Popular Cake Decorating Conversations Of 2016

By Jackie

Take a look back at the 25 Most Popular Cake Decorating Forum Conversations of 2016 on Cake Central. Korean Buttercream Recipe? Decorating...

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Sketch to Cake: Julia Marie Reynolds’ Versace Inspired Couture Wedding Cake

By Jackie

@JuliaMarie Julia Marie Reynolds of Julia Marie Cakes designed a romantic wedding cake for the Fashion Issue of Cake Central Magazine...

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Sketch to Cake: Joann Finlayson’s Versace Inspired Wedding Cake

By Jackie

@JoTakestheCake Joann Finlayson of  Jo Takes the Cake  in Singapore designed a breathtaking wedding cake for the Fashion Issue of...

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How To Make A SAUSAGE ON A BUN CAKE!

By Heath

Yolanda from How to Cake It shares this amazing video tutorial on how to make a Sausage on a Bun Cake.  This is perfect for your...

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Mirror Glaze Olympic Rings Donuts

By LeanneW

Scratch-made donuts are invited to the international stage with Olympic ring mirror glaze. Learn how to prepare the donuts and glaze, then...

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Top Buttercream Flowers

By LeanneW

Grab a piping bag and get inspired by these buttercream flowers!

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Top Henna Inspired Cakes

By LeanneW

The art of henna and piping blend together in a perfect and yet unexpected way. Remember the Bollywood issue of Cake Central Magazine (...

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Dia de los Muertos Inspiration Challenge Winner!

By graceheer

We were stunned by all of the submissions to our Dia de los Muertos Inspiration Challenge! Our cookie-makers used every color of the...

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Cake Central Classes Chicago Recap

By LeanneW

Cake Central Classes Chicago was a hit! From Bronwen Weber’s sculpted cake tips and amazing buttercream piping to Lisa Berczel’...

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Cake Central Classes Dallas Recap

By Jackie

Cake Central Classes Dallas was a hit! From Michelle Bommarito ‘s flawless fondant tips to Dawn Parrott ‘s precision piping,...

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Sketch to Cake: Karolina Gergelova’s 3-D Hansel and Gretel Cake

By graceheer

In the October 2013 issue of Cake Central Magazine , we asked our designers to create cakes based on the timeless tales of the Brothers...