Category: Cake Community

Press Release: Day of Sharing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kyla Myers Email: president@capitalconfectioners.com INTERNATIONAL CAKE STARS COME TO AUSTIN AUSTIN, Texas – July 3, 2012 Capital Confectioners’ 2012 “Day of Sharing” will feature demonstrations by local, national, and international sugar arts experts including the UK’s famed flower maker Alan Dunn. “Alan Dunn has been creating botanically perfect flowers for some…
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July 3, 2012 0

New Classes for Kids and Adults

For those who have been waiting to be able to take little kids to a cake decorating class, or for me to offer classes in my flexible, edible stained glass technique, your wishes are now granted! Dates, cost, other details, and registration If the classes fill up or at least do well, more will be…
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June 8, 2012 0

CC’s Own Chris Cantrell Featured in Chef Coat Release!

Our beloved and talented friend Chris Cantrell has some beautiful new self-portraits in this press release from Crooked Brook: Chris Cantrell of Custom Order Cakes Designs Chef Coats with Crooked Brook Check her out in her spiffy new blue coat!


June 5, 2012 2

Masters in Training Classes

One of our club’s longest-running members, Yvette Humbert, is offering a series of Masters classes for only $50 per class! You can pick and choose your sessions, or prepay 5 and get the 6th session free, which is a great deal. She offers them on either Wednesday evenings or Sunday afternoons to fit a variety…
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May 30, 2012 0

That Takes The Cake 2012

The 8th Annual “That Takes The Cake” Sugar Art Show & Cake Competition February 25th – 26th, 2012 Austin, Texas The 2012 Show Theme: Cake-a-lot: Knights of the Turn Table All things Renaissance! I think most people would agree that 2012 was our best show yet!  Capital Confectioners would like to thank all our guests,…
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March 9, 2012 0

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

Cake Wrecks Book Tour

  Cake Wrecks Book Tour November 15, 2011 Austin, TX   Cake Wrecks, the famous blog of professional cakes gone bad, finished up its second book tour across the USA.  They were promoting their latest book, Wreck the Halls, just in time for the “Hole Days”.  Capital Confectioners was there to make sure we represent.     …
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November 17, 2011 1

Cake Wrecks Book Tour

Austin, TX November 15, 2011 Round Rock High School Library 301 Deepwood Dr. Round Rock, TX 78681 Jen and John Yates from Cake Wrecks have launched their 3rd USA tour to promote their latest book Wreck the Halls: Cake Wrecks get “Festive”.  They will be in our area on Tuesday, November 15th (7:00 PM) at…
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October 24, 2011 1

Geekfest 2011: Cake Competition

The Central Texas College is holding their Geekfest 2011 at the Mayborn Planetarium and Space Theater in Killeen, TX on August 19th – 20th.  If you’re into gaming, science fiction, zombies, cosplay, and other geeky things, you won’t want to miss out.  This year they’ll be sporting their very own cake competition! “The Cake is…
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August 9, 2011 2

Gummy Class Supplies

Here are just some of the things I’ve prepped in advance for the gummy class I’m teaching on July 24: There are a couple of spots left. Remember, all proceeds benefit Capital Confectioners. I’m not being paid anything despite the hours of work going into it. This is the way all Capital Confectioners classes are…
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July 20, 2011 0