Help I Don't Know Where To Start.

Decorating By ohyougonna Updated 17 Jul 2008 , 8:09pm by snowshoe1

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ohyougonna Posted 17 Jul 2008 , 5:58pm
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I want to start making cakes and decorating them. I have no idea where to start. I have a small amount of experience and I am so lost. Some day I want to go futher with it but now its just for family and friends.

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aswartzw Posted 17 Jul 2008 , 6:09pm
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Are you able to take Wilton classes? Even if you don't continue them, the first Course goes over basic icing techniques and borders.

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rkljazz Posted 17 Jul 2008 , 6:10pm
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start with a basic cake decorating class at a place like Michael's or AC Moore. Or just get a simple cake decorating instruction book with lots of pictures. Good luck!

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snowshoe1 Posted 17 Jul 2008 , 8:09pm
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If you can't get into any classes you may want to pick up this book - it covers all the basics:

And, of course, check out tutorials on CC and (just search youtube for cake, fondant, buttercream, etc...)

Best wishes!

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