Volume 8 Issue 1

January 2017

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ON THE COVER

Beautiful Bernini Inspired Wedding Cakes

Gorgeous Gothic – Bernini Inspired Stained Glass Cake Tutorial

Doubly Decadent – Creamy Italian Double Chocolate Crostata Recipe

Art History to Sugar Art – Laura Saporiti Shares Her Story From Parma, Italy

Meringue Buttercream – Get The Scoop On Italian, Swiss & French Meringue Buttercream

Cover Cake By Jackie Shaffer Scottsdale, AZ

 

IN THIS ISSUE

Your Slice
What Are Your 2017 Cake Plans?

Diary of a Decorator
Ontario took an unexpected road to becoming a cakemaker, from pastry school, to corrections officer, to the U.S. Marines, read how he achieved his sweetest dreams. By Ontario Derr

Feature
Katia Bernini | Combining her passion for cake decoration and love for writing, Katia shares her journey to creativity.

Spotlight
Bella Torta | Laura Saporiti of Parma, Italy shares her journey from art historian to artist of sugar.

Dear Cake Genius
The Cake Genius talks key lime cake and perfect cupcake domes. By Emily Ellyn

Tutorial
Bernini Inspired Stained Glass By Michelle “Chef Mitchie” Curran

Web Browsing
An Italian In My Kitchen | With a focus on authentic Italian culinary tradition, AnItalianInMyKitchen.com is a stunning blog dedicated to sharing Rosemary Molloy’s experience living in Rome.

Inspiration Bites
Italian Architecture | Iconic architectural elements can add a classic Italian flair to any cake.

From the Recipe Box
Italian Creamy Chocolate Crostata | Rosemary Molloy is growing Italian roots one dessert at a time. By Rosemary Molloy

 

THE CAKES

Inspired by the sculptures of Gian Lorenzo Bernini

The Bust of Louis XIV

Apollo & Daphne

Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi

Cake Decorators Featured In This Issue

Jackie Shaffer

Scottsdale, AZ

Jackie

 

Pavani Kaur

Firefly India

New Delhi, Delhi, IN

m.facebook.com/firefly.india.fondant.cakes.newdelhi

Fireflyindia

 

Theresa McCollum

Florence, SC

Grandmomof1

 

Leanne Jones-Starr

Frosted Fantasy

Hastings, East Sussex, UK

frostedfantasy.co.uk

Cherryred

 

Daniela Pantaleo

It’s a Cake Thing

Woodbridge, Ontario, CA

itsacakething.ca

Bacibaci

 

Beatriz Muller

Cakes by Beatriz

Innisfil, Ontario, CA

cakesbybeatriz.com

Alpachiri

 

Maureen Timpson

Cork, IE

Maureentimpson

 

Ruth Capellan

Carmen Rosa’s Bakery

Jersey City, NJ

carmenrosabakery.com

CRBcakes

 

Susan Jo Kelley

Strossner’s Bakery

Greenville, SC

Strossners.com

 

Alina Vaganova

Dolce-Arte

Saint Petersburg, RU

dolce-arte.ru

Vaganovaalina

 

Carolina Paz Valenzuela

Carolina Dulcería

Santiago, RM, CL

carolinadulceria.cl

Carolinadulce

 

Ronda Valentine-Thompson

SweetCakesbyRonda

Indianapolis, IN

sweetcakesbyronda.com

Skeet1zp

 

Pamela McCaffrey

Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK

madewithlovebyme.wordpress.com

Made-With-Love

 

Wendy Sanchez

Sweet Euphoria NY

Danbury, CT

sweeteuphoriany.com

Chefywendy

 

Serdar Yener

Yeners Way – Cake Art Tutorials

Gold Coast, Queensland, AU

yenersway.com

YenersWay

 

Anneke Hilligehekken

Taartjes van An

Nunspeet, Gelderland, NL

taartjesvanan.nl

Annekehil

 

Oana Butto

Cakes by Oana

Würzburg, Bavaria, DE

facebook.com/cakesbyoana

Smekerita

 

Maggi Badenhorst

Edible Art Cakes

Durbanville, Cape Town, ZA

edible-art-cakes.co.za

Maggidup

 

Azhaar Ali

Fashionista cakes

Dubai, AE

@fashionistacakes

Azhaar

 

Katarzyna Janiszewska

Planet Cakes

Haverhill, Suffolk, UK

planetcakes-haverhill.uk

PlanetCakes

 

Charlotte Glover & Corina Pelloni

Magnolia Cakes & Confections LLC

Stuart, FL

magnoliacakes.com

MagnoliaCakes

 

Julia Trento

SimplyBakeCakes

Mtwapa, KE

Julia1812

 

Irene Amble

Sunrise Cake Artistry

Grants Pass, OR

Reanie51

 

Greta L’Heureux

Greta’s Cakes

Mesquite, TX

facebook.com/greta.lheureux

Gigiel

 

Beth Mottershead

Cakes by Beth

Manchester, UK

cakesbybeth.co.uk

Cakesbybethuk

 

Michelle Curran

Mitchies Munchies

North Las Vegas, NV

mitchiesmunchies.com

ChefMitch

 

Kitty Waters

Oh Crumbs Bakery

Nashville, TN

ohcrumbsbakery.com

Kittyawill

 

Deb Rogers

Sensational Cakes… And More!

Solon, OH

sensationalcakesandmore.com

SensationalCakesAndMore

 

Wilma Postma

Wilma’s Droomtaarten

Hoogezand, Groningen, NL

wilmasdroomtaarten.nl

Wilma1974

 

Lorraine Ceglia

Beautifauxl Cakes

East Setauket, NY

facebook.com/beautifauxlcakes

Sweerlorraine

 

Arati Mirji

Sweet Symphony

Bengaluru, Karnataka, IN

 

Sylwia

Sylwiassweettreats

Inverness, Highlands, UK

facebook.com/sylwiassweettreats

Sylwiascakes

 

Jamila Jankipersadsing

Pure Cakes by Mila

Barendrecht, Zuid-Holland, NL

facebook.com/purecakesbymila

 

Erika Young

Strossner’s Bakery

Greenville, SC

Strossners.com

 

Cláudia Oliveira

Cláud’ Art Sugar

Porto, PT

facebook.com/claudartsugar

Claud_Art_Sugar

 

Sasha Naidoo

Sugar Coated Cakes

Durban, Kwa Zulu Natal, ZA

sugarcoatedcakes.co.za

Sugarcoated1

 

Khamphet Che-Bui

Sweet Side Of Cakes

St. Gallen, CH

sweetsideofcake.jimdo.com

SweetSideOfCakes