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Buttercream Carving Course

Decorating cakes with carved and sculpted designs

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Learn how to carve cakes using simple tools to create a variety of colourful, textured patterns and designs. This course demonstrates several carving techniques as well as ways to prepare your cakes with creative frosting styles and several ways to decorate carved cakes, such as sponge painting and sprinkle placement. Master the technique of carving cakes by following along as Emily decorates 18 cakes, explaining each step of the carving and decorating process. Additionally, see from start to finish how four themed cakes are assembled, frosted, carved and decorated! BONUS MODULE: Emily shares some quick photography tips for taking professional looking photos of your carved cakes!

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Course Curriculum


  1. Introduction to carving tools
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  2. How to prepare your cake for carving
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  3. Carving patterns, borders, images and textures
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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!


See what others have to say about cake decorating courses by British Girl Bakes...


"You make cake decorating so easy, the tutorials were easy to learn and very detailed. Thank you so much." - Tanitoluwa. Nigeria

"The classes are very well explained I liked very much, I recommend 100%." - Daniela, Venezuela

"Loved watching all the videos... Can't wait to try these different techniques... Thanks!" - Becky, Phoenix, AZ

"Very informative and succinct. Was worth it." - Igolies, Abuja

"The course was perfect and useful" - Yul, Argentina

"This course was very helpful! Each section was explained in detail and the extra tips blew my mind." - Jasmine, Nassau, Bahamas.

"I've always wanted to make cakes but many tutorials are not as thorough as what I've seen in your videos. These tutorials will definitely make many newbie cake decorators be able to accomplish their goals. Thank you British Girl Bakes! You've motivated me and made me feel it is possible to make my cakes look like they came from a bakery." - Alexandra, Venezuela

"I have enjoyed each and every module. They were thorough and easy to understand... I look forward to learning more from you and I know this and future courses will take my baking projects to another level." - Kenya, GA

"I learned a lot from your course, I can't wait to make a cake again, maybe this time I won't make any mistakes" - Krisztina, Hungary

"I really enjoyed the class and will be using a lot of your techniques to make my cakes look more beautiful and smooth. Thank you for your time , knowledge , and patients , you were a big help to me and encouraged me to keep trying."

"Your information was straight forward and understandable. I will be taking your next course... Thank you!!"

"Great value for money, I really learnt a lot. Thank you very much." Bilkisu, Nigeria





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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