Santa’s Back in Town Cake Decorating and Baking Tutorial

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Santa’s Back in Town
with Monique Ascanelli
Skill level: Easy Cake Decorating | Cakeflix - Beginner Level Courses
HD Lessons: 15
Decorating time: 4 hours
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Bite Sized

Watch Monique make her Christmas cake in just one minute!

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Some hand-picked highlights from the whole course.

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1. Explaining the design

In this lesson, Monique explains the design for the cake.

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2. Filling the cake

Monique shows you how to layer and fill the cake with buttercream.

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3. Ganaching the cake

Now, Monique ganaches the side and top of the cake with yummy chocolate ganache!

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4. Icing the cake

In this lesson, Monique shows you a very simple technique to icing a cake.

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5. Santa's face part 1

In this lesson, Monique begins to make Santa’s face using the template provided below.

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6. Santa's face part 2

Monique adds the facial features to her Santa.

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7. Making the chimney part 1

Monique shows you another simple technique to covering and creating a brick effect on polystyrene dummies.

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8. Making the chimney part 2

Now Monique completes the chimney and adds her cute little Santa on top.

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9. Making Santa's hat part 1

In this lesson, Monique creates Santas hat using a mixture of marshmallows and Coco Pops!

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10. Making Santa's hat part 2

Time to finish off Santa’s hat!

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11. Finishing touches

In this lesson, Monique completes the cake by adding some snowflakes.

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12. Other Ideas

Monique shares some other ideas for your own cake.

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13. PRO Lesson

In tis lesson, Monique goes over how to price and sell your cakes.

Santa’s Back in Town Cake

In this tutorial, Monique Ascanelli teaches you how to make this very cute little Santa cake just in time for Christmas.

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to…

  • Work with Dummies
  • Colour fondant/cover and decorate cake with fondant
  • Work with templates/stencils
  • Create rice krispie treats
  • and much, much more

Don’t forget to share your interpretations of this wonderful cake with Paul and the rest of the CakeFlix community on our Facebook group.

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