Cake Decorating: Beautiful Cakes with Buttercream Borders

Amy Barnhart, Teaching: Cake Decorating with Buttercream

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9 Lessons (47m)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:47
    • 2. Tips for Baking

      2:07
    • 3. Making Buttercream Icing

      7:03
    • 4. Preparing Your Decorating Bag

      3:39
    • 5. Learning to Pipe Borders

      9:48
    • 6. Icing Your Cake

      9:12
    • 7. Decorating A Cake using Star Tip

      7:46
    • 8. Closing

      0:19
    • 9. Bonus Lesson: Berry Topped Cake with Bead Border

      4:54

About This Class

In this class you will learn the basics of cake decorating with buttercream icing. I'll show you how to:

1.Prepare your pans for baking

2. Make home made buttercream icing

3. Techniques for icing your cake

5. Using a decorator bag and tips 

6.  Pipe buttercream borders with star tip (shell, reverse shell, elongated shell) and round tip (bead    border)

7.  How to use the star tip to create easy designs that you can use right away! Watch me decorate a cake.

8. Bonus video - Berry Topped Cake with buttercream bead border.