10 Cake Decorating Techniques Course

Step by step techniques to decorate stunning buttercream cakes!

This detailed course demonstrates 10 cake decorating techniques on 48 buttercream cakes from drips to painting, buttercream borders and sprinkles, breaking each one down into manageable steps with variations and troubleshooting for cake decorators of every skill level.

You’ll get access to 10 video modules with a quick reference guide for each technique (a downloadable and printable PDF with photos and descriptions of each stage of each technique to refer to while you're decorating), 5 recipe handouts, and a bonus module on how to frost a cake with smooth buttercream.

Here's what students have to say about this course:

"The modules are very well designed for beginners or experienced people, they are very explicit and with very practical examples. I am very grateful to Emily for teaching so many techniques in a single course. 100% very recommended. I have already used the techniques learned in my cakes and people love them. Thanks a lot!!!!" - Alex S.

"It was nice to see how the drips are done on cakes, I have always wondered. I love the pace of the course too. It was not too fast for me to follow. I learnt a lot on this course and found out where I have been going wrong with my decorations. It is an amazing course and I enjoyed every module, there was something to learn throughout the course." - Yewande T.

"This course was enlightening, informative and absolutely worth doing. I have learned so many things, I am excited to start doing some if not all that i have learned. Kudos to you.." - Kelli-Ann

"I thought I knew a lot of techniques but this just expanded my repertoire. I sell cakes as a side business and I’m confident I can raise my prices after learning these techniques!" - Charlotte K.

"I really really really enjoyed this course! I actually learned a lot! Emily made decorating cakes seem possible and fun! I’m already thinking on whose birthday is coming up next so I can bake and decorate a cake! 100% recommend this course! Can’t wait to start decorating!" - Maria A.

"I really liked all the videos and tips she gave out! It was really useful in a lot of cakes I have done. I do recommend taking this course for someone who wants to learn the basic´s of decorating techniques" - Aurea L.

"It was beautifully explained best suited for beginners......Loved all the creative decorations and unique decorations......" - Saranya

"I have learned a lot in this course and it wlill be big help for me in decorating my cakes." - Maria F.

"Very helpful and the lady goes into a lot of detail in order for you to achieve what's she's showing you. Im very excited to have gained all these new skills as doing decor and frosting was my worst aspect in baking! The added extra at the end on frosting was very helpful too" - Naomi S.

"This was one of the best courses I've ever taken! this was a perfect match for what I needed to learn!" - Karen O.

"There were techniques in this course that I was not expecting, so a pleasant surpise of some seemingly difficult techniques. I'm very excited about starting work on these. To Emily: Thank you so much. This is the second class of yours I've taken and have enjoyed them both thoroughly." - Robin K.

"El curso es muy educativo e interesante. No es solo basado en buenas tecnicas, sino que La Tutora tiene la habilidad de poder transmitir su conocimieto de una manera muy acertada. Estoy 100% satisfecho con el curso y deseoso que haga una segunda parte. Dios Dios bendiga su talento!!!!"
[The course is very informative and interesting. Not only does it cover good techniques, but the instructor shares her knowledge in an effective way. I'm 100% satisfied with the course and would like to do another one. God bless your talent!] - Anonymous review

"it was amazing...i learnt more things...now i'm ready to create my own creation on the decoration of the cakes..."- Shalini P
"Easy to follow, I love that there are pdf files for quick review" - Karen, USA

Here's a preview of the techniques you'll master in this course:


Your Instructor


Emily Friend
Emily Friend

With over 10 years of cake decorating experience and a background in teaching, Emily breaks down each technique into manageable steps, focusing on the little details and troubleshooting what can go wrong and how to fix it!


Course Curriculum


  Introduction
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  Module 2: Buttercream Painting
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  Module 8: Gel painting
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  Module 9: Decorating cakes with fresh and artificial flowers
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  Module 10: Stencils
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  BONUS Module: How to frost a cake with smooth buttercream and sharp edges
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  Review Course and Share your cakes!
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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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