Category: News

Club Meeting: October 2011

Last Tuesday was our monthly club meeting (every 2nd Tuesday of the month).  We welcomed some new faces, talked cake, celebrated Irene’s October birthday with treats, and watched Brian demonstrate some leathering techniques. Our “That Takes The Cake” show is shaping up to be, as always, super exciting.  Jennifer gave us an update on who’s…
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October 13, 2011 0

Attention Cookiers!

The team behind the Austin cake and sugar arts show (That Takes the Cake!), one of the nation’s largest confections shows, knows that cookie decorating is a hot topic these days and we’d like to include more cookie stuff in the 2012 and future shows (our show is the last weekend of February every year).…
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August 20, 2011 0

Early Bird Pricing for DoS Ends Soon!

The early bird registration cost of only $40 for the day-long, demo-filled, foodtastic event that is the Capital Confectioners’ Day of Sharing closes tomorrow, June 25. After that, it goes up to $55, and it is possible that we’ll reach room capacity and have to turn people away. So save fifteen bucks and secure your…
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June 24, 2011 0

Texas Cottage Food Law Signed!

The governor has signed SB 81 which includes the Texas Cottage Food Law. That means starting in September (and with certain limitations), home bakers can begin to legally sell cakes, cookies, and other non-perishable foods. Yay! More information is available on the official bill page. Our own Kelley Masters, who has been spearheading this legislation…
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June 18, 2011 1

Urgent: Call Governor Perry for Baker’s Bill!

Rumour has it that the Baker’s Bill might die on the Governor’s desk today because he’s “hesitating” on it. If you care about the freedom to bake from home kitchens in Texas, please call the Governor’s office right now and ask him to sign SB 81. Then ask all your friends to do likewise! 1-800-252-9600…
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May 31, 2011 0

Urgent: Texas Baker’s Bill News

There is HUGE news regarding the Texas Bakers Bill on the advocacy Facebook site. It’s not dead and it needs your help now to make it legal for home bakers to sell their stuff! Check it out right now and contact your reps!

May 27, 2011 0


Welcome to the updated Capital Confectioners website. Please bear with us while we get things set up!

May 2, 2011 0