Month: January 2012

Call for Egg Shells!

The following is a request from club member Angela: EGG SHELLS NEEDED for Confetti Eggs at School Carnival in March.  If you are willing to help I would GREATLY appreciate it.  Please crack eggs leaving approximately 2/3 of the eggshell intact, wash, and returned to its original container.  Please e-mail a note if you will…
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January 27, 2012 0

Epic Cake Structure

Oakleaf Cakes made a life-sized Storm Trooper cake for a sci-fi convention. Even better, they photographed many steps along the way so if you’ve ever wondered what kind of structures are inside one of these amazing cakes, go check out their blog entry and photo slideshow here. I considered sharing an image but a) I’m…
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January 22, 2012 0

Photofrost Contest

We got a note from Photofrost to let us know about their cake decorating contest, so if any of you are interested, the details are here: http://photofrost.com/contest/ And of course don’t forget to register to enter a cake in our cake show! You can also enroll for classes online or buy general admission tickets now,…
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January 19, 2012 0

Club Meeting: January 2012

Several new faces this meeting!  Welcome, all! Pearland had their Day of Sharing last weekend.  The demonstrators’ handouts are now available online on their website: http://www.pearlandcakesociety.com  On February 5th, the Texas ICES will have their Day of Sharing in Montgomery, TX.  Please visit their website for more information: http://texasices.org/feb5thdos.html The club is a buzz with…
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January 12, 2012 1

Come Volunteer for the Cake Show!

A week from today, Capital Confectioners will be hosting our monthly meeting. This time we’ll be focusing on organizing volunteers for our colossal cake show at the end of February. So if you’re in the Austin area and want to help at the show – which can earn you some spiffy perks if you put…
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January 3, 2012 0