Archive for the ‘Cake Decorating’ Category

Trending Now: Top 7 Pins on Pinterest

Friday, August 28th, 2015

A Pin a day keeps the boredom away! If you’re on Pinterest, you’re likely facing inspiration overload. See what’s trending now with the 7 most popular Pins from Wilton’s Pinterest this week. Click on the picture to visit the Pin.

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Wilton Behind the Scenes: Decorating Room Featuring Sue Matusiak

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

Food allergies often call for creativity when it comes to replacing ingredients and adjusting recipes. For Senior Decorator Sue Matusiak, her son’s dairy allergy led to a career in cake decorating.

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This Week on Pinterest: 7 Most Popular Cake Tips and Treats

Friday, August 21st, 2015

A Pin a day keeps the boredom away! If you’re on Pinterest, you’re likely facing inspiration overload. Here are the 7 most popular decorating ideas from Wilton’s Pinterest this week. Click on the picture to visit the Pin.

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Wilton Behind the Scenes: Decorating Room Featuring Mark Malak

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

When it comes to art and creativity, Wilton Decorator Mark Malak doesn’t skimp on the details.

Since a young age, Malak has been involved with arts of every kind. He practiced a lot of baking and decorating while growing up because his mom took Wilton classes and made cakes for birthdays and holidays regularly. She taught Malak some of the basics and soon he started to practice and add his own twist.

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A Pin a Day: The 7 Most Popular Ideas This Week

Friday, August 14th, 2015

A Pin a day keeps the boredom away! If you’re on Pinterest, you’re likely facing inspiration overload. Here are the 7 most popular decorating ideas from Wilton’s Pinterest this week. Click on the picture to visit the Pin.

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Wilton Behind the Scenes: Decorating Room Featuring Mary Gavenda

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

There are currently 1,300 certified Wilton Method Instructors across the country. Senior Decorator Mary Gavenda was one of the very first WMI’s.

Gavenda attended Wilton’s first basic seminar on cake decorating when the company was trying to get the WMI program started and offer more classes at retail stores. From that seminar, six attendees were hired to work in stores in the Chicago area to teach students The Wilton Method of Cake Decorating.

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Wilton Behind the Scenes: Decorating Room Featuring Kathy Krupa

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

Kathy Krupa, a Wilton Decorator and Food Stylist Assistant, knew she wanted to work at Wilton since she was 18 years old. That’s when she first came across a Wilton Yearbook at her local Michael’s store.

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7 Ways to Decorate Cupcakes Using Tip 47

Monday, July 27th, 2015

Get more use out of your decorating tips! Here are 7 ideas for decorating cupcakes for using Tip 47, also known as the basketweave tip.

 

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5 Unexpected Lessons I Learned from a Wilton Class

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

I recently completed the Wilton Master Course where my brain was packed full of decorating techniques and ideas. I knew going into the course that I would learn how to make flowers, borders, designs and more, but I also learned some other lessons along the way and felt inspired in ways I didn’t expect.

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Mastering the Art of Cake Decorating

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

The first time I really tried to bake and decorate a cake was for my roommate’s birthday during my senior year of college. I had baked cookies and brownies before but never really tried to master a cake. I picked up a box of cake mix, two 9-inch round pans and a tub of chocolate icing and got to work in our tiny apartment kitchen.

I didn’t know the first thing about decorating a cake back then.

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