We're delighted to announce the finalists for the American Cake Awards 2020 Cake Maker Award! This category recognizes cake makers that make a whole range of celebration cakes for all occasions with skill, an eye for design and flair!
We look forward to announcing the winner at the awards ceremony on the 24th April 2021, but in the meantime please join us in congratulating our fantastic finalists:
Stay ahead of the cake crowd with: exclusive new trendy tutorials, delicious tried & tested recipes, essential cake business advice, international competition advice and inspiration, and so
The Mar/Apr issue of ACD is NOW available for sale, both digital and print.
Duff Goldman challenges the bakers to wake the dead by designing dead-to-alive themed cakes, mixing ingredients that are dead and dark with those that are alive and colorful. One competitor's cake is deemed dead on arrival, and the remaining three bakers head home to create their showstoppers. Spectacular effects combine with the Halloween spirit as cake creatures rise from the dead to scare up a winner.
Lori's Custom Cakes finds that inspiration "is everywhere I look from a lamp shade to the concrete sidewalk." Find out what else she had to say in this week's 10 minutes with...
Cake decorating is Lori’s passion and allows her to express herself through sugar. She sees designs in everything from a shirt to wallpaper and often thinks to herself, ‘oh that would look pretty on a cake!’. Lori started on her cake journey less than two years ago – after working at an office all day, she decided to follow her passion and became a full time cake decorator in January of 2016. In February, she entered her first and only competition so far, the San Diego Cake Show. To her surprise, she won 1st place in the division.