Working with Buttercream: Learn to Pipe Borders | Amy Kimmel | Skillshare

Working with Buttercream: Learn to Pipe Borders

Amy Kimmel, Baking and Pastry Arts Instructor

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8 Videos (33m)
    • Introduction

      0:58
    • Assembling Your Tools

      5:41
    • Prepare Your Piping Bag

      8:35
    • Beginner Borders

      3:06
    • Intermediate Borders

      4:21
    • Advanced Borders

      1:47
    • Final Project

      7:40
    • Thank You!

      0:39

About This Class

Have you looked through cake photos and wondered how people accomplish those decorative borders?  Join me in this beginner level class that will help you build your buttercream skills!

In this class we will look at the techniques needed to create borders from simple to advanced.  We will go over:

  •   Tools necessary to prepare a piping bag.
  •   Techniques to add color to your work.
  •   Different styles of buttercream borders.
  •   How to decorate a cake.

I will also add in tips and tricks that I have picked up while learning and teaching students, just like you, over the years.  This class will give you the confidence you need to build on your skills as a cake artist!

If you would like to learn more about decorating cakes, click the link below! 

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Amy Kimmel

Baking and Pastry Arts Instructor

Food is the thing that connects us all. From the people who painstakingly grow our food to the hard workers that prepare the food to the billions of people that consume it. Whether we realize it or not, aside from all of our differences, it's what makes us all the same in some way. We need it for survival, use it for an income, and love it for all of it's nourishment and joy, Making food for other people has always been, and will always be, a great passion and source of fulfillment for me. I ...

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