Category: Links

Day of Sharing Wrap Up

We had a fabulous Day of Sharing on Sunday and are very grateful to everyone who came! Here’s a summary of some of the things discussed and links the instructors wanted you to know about. First was Kerri Morris who showed us how to make a lovely Art Deco cake. She mentioned Bake Magazine, which…
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August 7, 2013 0

Composi-Mold Review

I reviewed Composi-Mold on my blog after the folks who make it contacted the club through our page, and I am so impressed by it that I’ll be doing a demo of it along with Jennifer for the August club meeting. Until then you can get a preview of what it’s all about here. Note…
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July 9, 2013 0

Club Members Visit Frosting Creators in San Antonio

A few of our club members went to the 2013 Frosting Creators of San Antonio Day of Sharing on May 5. We had a lovely time with our sister cake club! One of our members, Kimberly Chapman, brought home a blue ribbon for her gummy version of the US flag. We love introducing people from…
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May 13, 2013 0

Austin Bakes for West

Just got an email via Bake a Wish that there will be a bake sale to benefit West, TX hosted by Austin Bakes. Details and a sign-up form to bake or volunteer can be found here.

April 26, 2013 0

HB970 And Why It’s Important

If you live in Texas and sell cakes out of your home – even occasionally or if you might want to in the future – you need to be aware of House Bill 970 and how it can affect home bakers. Our club’s own Kelley Masters has been on the forefront of home baker law…
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April 9, 2013 0

Meeting Tonight, and Pie Volunteer Bakers Needed

Come one and all to our monthly meeting tonight! 7 pm at Make it Sweet. New folks always welcome. We’re very newbie-friendly, and you don’t have to have any experience decorating cakes or anything. Come by and check us out. Details here. Secondly, I heard on KUT this morning about the Texas Pie Kitchen, which…
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September 11, 2012 0

New Classes by Members

Announcing two new classes coming this fall at the Amazing Kakes classroom taught by guest instructor Kimberly Chapman. First is another Flexible, Edible Stained Glass class which this time will feature two small holiday-themed stained glass panels designed specifically for this class. Sunday October 14th: 10-5pm $100 Next is a Mini Turkey Cake class which…
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September 4, 2012 0

August Meeting Follow-up

I had a wonderful time demonstrating some “Trendy Fondant Accents” to the club during our August meeting! Thank you so much! Here are the tutorials on what I showed. – Chris Wingler Ruffle Flowers Pom Poms Billows  

August 17, 2012 0

Two More Austin Cake Show Displays Sunday Sweeted!

We’re thrilled to announce that two more cakes by our members and show participants have been featured on CakeWrecks’ Sunday Sweets edition, where they highlight some of the best cakes around! Sunday Sweets: Beatle Mania First was Tammi Luckey who won 1st Place Professioinal – Tiered Novelty or Special Occasion in 2012 for this beautiful…
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August 14, 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!

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