+612 9045 4394
$7.95 Delivery per order to Australia and New Zealand
100% Australian owned
Over a hundred thousand in-stock titles ready to ship
The Artisan Cake Company's Visual Guide to Cake Decorating - Elizabeth Marek

The Artisan Cake Company's Visual Guide to Cake Decorating

Hardcover Published: 1st February 2015
ISBN: 9781937994693
Number Of Pages: 224

Share This Book:


RRP $39.99
In Stock
Enter an Australian post code for delivery estimate

Earn 62 Qantas Points
on this Book

Features delicious recipes and modern, basic techniques for successfully covering cakes in buttercream or fondant. The book gives the reader information on creating beautiful, successful and creative cake designs using color theory and design principles with dozens upon dozens of examples. Inside readers will find chapters including:

  • Cake and Frosting Recipes
  • Elements and Principles of Cake Design
  • Textures and Finishes
  • Modeled Figures
  • Sugar Flowers
  • Celebration Cakes
  • Science of Structure
Readers will learn to take their cake decorating to the next level with never before seen tutorials on sugar flowers, figure modeling techniques, cake sculpting and cake structure for beginners and professionals alike.

About the Author

Liz Marek is the owner of Artisan Cake Company in Portland Oregon. She is well-known for her over the top sculpted cakes and figure work. She has a very popular youtube channel where she provides her fans with free tutorials as well as live classes and demos. Liz is a competition junkie and has entered and won over a dozen cake competitions including the That Takes the Cake Sugar Art Show and Cake competition in Austin, TX and Threadcakes three years in a row.

Liz also specializes in cakes that utilize special effects and moving parts. She has created edible works of art for many wonderful clients including Jay Leno, Tom Cruise and Ben Stiller. Liz has made many television appearances, including Food Network's Outrageous Wedding Cakes series in 2014.

Industry Reviews

"In her book, Elizabeth Marek shows stylish cake decoratinf techniques from beginner through to professional level. No more boring and bland, become amazing and spectacular. Add ruffles, stripes, and geometric patterns to cakes and create the effect of cascading petals or metallic finishes. The easy step-by-step projects guide you through the tools, recipes and basics of decorating, form party cakes abd wedding cakes to more advanced 3D cakes." Cake Craft and Decoration

ISBN: 9781937994693
ISBN-10: 1937994694
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 1st February 2015
Publisher: Race Point Publishing
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 26.7  x 2.4
Weight (kg): 1.16

Earn 62 Qantas Points
on this Book