Learn cake decorating, step-by -step, and experience the excitement of successfully decorating your own cakes and cupcakes! Learn how to bake a great cake, how to make and color icing (including delicious buttercream) and see the best way to ice the cake. Practice the three fundamentals of decorating while creating drop flowers, rosettes, shells, pompoms, leaves, shaggy mums, and the ribbon rose. Discover the secrets of arranging them in a beautifully balanced cake and frame with an impressive border design. Easy techniques plus plenty of hands on practice allow you to explore the many sophisticated ways to bring your cakes and cupcakes to life! Please purchase a Basic Cake Decorating Student Kit for approx. $35 retail cost at JoAnn's (or online), along with a set of Wilton Four Icing Colors for approx. $5.