Gothic Buttercream Wedding Cake Cake Decorating and Baking Tutorial

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Gothic Buttercream Wedding Cake
with Monica Cavallaro
Skill level: Advanced
HD Lessons: 13
Decorating time: 1 day
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Bite Sized

Watch Monica make her Gothic Buttercream wedding cake in just one minute!

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Highlights

Watch some hand-picked clips from the full tutorial.

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1. Equipment

Monica will take you through the equipment she will use to slice up the cakes, torte and buttercream the cakes.

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2. Cutting cake levels

Now, Monica will show you how to cut your cake into perfectly sized layers.

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3. Torting

In this lesson, Monica will work quickly with you to torte up the 3 tiers of the cake and crumb coat

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4. The black finish

In this episode, Monica will take you through a quick and easy black buttercream finish for the cakes.

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5. Stacking and dowelling

Time to learn a super quick doweling and stacking technique which will be great for smaller cakes.

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6. Piping

Monica will show you how to achieve stunning results with minimal experience in piping with an on-trend vintage piping finish.

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7. Piping extra

Need a little more vision of the piping up close? Monica has created a little mini out-take video to help you see it closer and on a flat surface for practice.

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8. Lesson 8 - Palette knife flowers

In this all important lesson, Monica will show you her famous technique on how to create those glorious buttercream petals and flowers. Plus a handy tip to make your life easier as you learn to master this stunning technique.

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9. Finishing touches

In this final lesson, Monica shows you how all her tip and tricks come together to secure your flowers to the cake.

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10. Other Ideas

In this lesson, Monica gives you some other ideas that you can use on your own design of this cake.

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11. PRO Lesson

Monica shares some valuable information on pricing and selling your cakes.

Gothic Buttercream Wedding Cake Tutorial

Join Monica Cavallaro from Moreish Cakes, as she whips up a little Halloween wedding magic with 3D sculptured buttercream flowers on a decadent vintage piped black buttercream cake. This cake combines old world charm with a modern feel.

In the following tutorial, you will learn...

  • Quick piping techniques for a show stopper look
  • Palette knife techniques to 3D buttercream flowers in your favorite medium
  • How to create the flowers and arrange on your cake in the simplest way
  • Torting and stacking a small cake for easy transport
  • and much, much more!

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Monica Cavallaro

Monica Cavallaro