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Olympic Cakes Breaching Copyright

No matter where you are in the world right now, it is easy to guess what the most talked about sporting event is. The Olympic Games.  This presents a great opportunity for us...
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How to make an Irish Wolf Hound

Paul often gets asked to make model dogs and with so many breeds to choose from it's hard to have a dedicated technique to capture all. However, in this design you can see that...
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Suggest a name for our Tatty Teddy cake & WIN

Suggest a name for our Tatty Teddy cake and you could win a place on the Teddy Bear course on Saturday the 18th of...
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What Size cake tin to use

One of the challenges faced by many home bakers appears to be knowing how much recipe to use when baking a different sized cake. If you know the recipe and proportions for a cake...
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How to make a magical unicorn | Cakespy.com

‘Topping the list of life skills you never knew you needed? How to make a magical unicorn to put on top of your cupcake.’ These are the kind words of Jessie Moore Oleson, a...
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New Cake Decorating Courses

A very busy week for the team which included preparing a 40 minute Unicorn blog for Cakespy, photo shoot for Cake and Craft magazine, (due to be published September) and...
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Using the Q & A

Thanks to everyone for their contribution to the Q&A section on the website. For those who haven't had a chance to use it yet the tab sits just under the Online Courses tab...
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How to make a palm tree

Perfectly suited to a beach scene or beach wedding cake this palm tree is a quick and eye catching addition to a cake. Here Paul shows the way he was first taught how to make the...
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Earn Free Membership by using our Q&A

Each time you vote a question up or down the member who posted that question will receive a point or have a point deducted, the same goes for answers and the same goes for your...
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New Beginners Videos Launching This Week

This week sees the launch of a 10 new videos to the free beginners section of the website. Our aim is to have someone come onto the site with no prior knowledge of cake decorating...
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How to make Hearts and Stars Decorations

Hearts and Stars are such a simple but effective way in which to give life to an ordinary cake. Using a mix of vibrant colours can be very effective or a mix of creams and golds...
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Hydrangea and Blossom Cutters and Moulds

With many new products coming on the market at the moment sometimes its hard to sift out the good from the bad. We've all bought cutters or moulds that seemed like a good idea at...
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