DoCakes Learning Library

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HighHeels  

Learn everything you need to know to make breath taking gum-paste foot apparel in just minutes. In this step-by-step instruction guide, DoCakes takes you through the process of making your first pair of shoes. You can even use the techniques shown to make high-heels, flip-flops, or even sandals!

Only $16 USD

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Bugs  

Want to read what all the buzz is about? Then this step-by-step instruction guide is what you need to add that needed flare to your floral creations. In this step-by-step guide, DoCakes takes you through the process of creating butterflies, bumble bees, and ladybugs. These fabulous little additions are that "little" something you have been searching for to complete your cakes and flowers!

Only $16 USD

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Basic Decorating

To master the skill of cake decorating you must start by building a solid base, and then progress to more complex skill sets. In this 24 page book, DoCakes takes you step-by-step through the basics of cake decorating. First, you will cover basic equipment. This includes choosing and using piping bags, tips, coloring gels, various spatulas, and the correct type of frosting to complete the job. After learning equipment, you will cover basic decorating techniques. Some of the items covered include simple borders, beautiful flowers, color techniques, and figure piping. There a multitude of additional techniques, but these should be enough to get you started and spike your love for cake decorating. In closing, the course structured is a "hands on approach" and each technique taught is meant to be practiced by everyone. In the end, the effort you apply towards learning the basics is evident in the final product. By following the techniques taught
within this course and practicing them you will not only impress others, but also amaze yourself!

Only $10 USD

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DoCakesForms

No matter if you are a homemaker or the world’s greatest chef, your journey of cake decorating will inevitably lead you to business orders that may be confusing or stressful. Take some of the confusion away with the DoCakes Example Contract, Cake Order Form, and the ever-stressful Wedding Cake Order Form. Although these forms are not the perfect solution for every situation, they are compiled from years of experience in planning and preparing decorative creations for nearly all situations.  You can either use them right from download, or modify them to meet your business needs. Either way, check out these examples and take some of the uncertainty and confusion out your next endeavor to make someone’s day special!

Only $7 USD

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Airbrushing_1  

 

From airplanes to T-shirts, airbrushing is used to add vibrant color to almost anything. As simple as it may seem, the true technique involved with airbrushing is not as easy as it appears. In this small book, DoCakes takes you through the basic steps and knowledge needed to build a strong baseline in the “black art” of airbrushing. The book will guide you from picking equipment to the techniques involved with the proper application of the paint. So, dive right in and begin your adventure in airbrushing!

Only $6 USD

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Airbrushing_2  

 

From airplanes to T-shirts, airbrushing is used to add vibrant color to almost anything. As simple as it may seem, the true technique involved with airbrushing is not as easy as it appears. In this second series of small books, DoCakes takes you past what you learned in Lesson 1 and on to the use of shading, layering, and stencils to bring out the visual elements required for a truly unique and masterful cake. The book will guide you from making simple shades to 3-D shape appearances and layered boarders. So, take a second plunge and push your airbrushing talents!

Only $6 USD

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AnthuriumFlower  

Learn everything you need to know to make breath taking gum-paste flowers in just minutes! In this step-by-step instruction guide, DoCakes takes you through the process of making the Anthurium Flower. Although this guide teaches you to make a specific flower collection, the techniques you will learn can be used on almost any floral arrangement.

Only $5 USD

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DCCherry  

Learn everything you need to know to make breath taking gum-paste flowers in just minutes! In this step-by-step instruction guide, DoCakes takes you through the process of making the great DC Cherry Blossom. Although this guide teaches you to make a specific flower collection, the techniques you will learn can be used on almost any floral arrangement.

Only $5 USD

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FillerFlowers  

Learn everything you need to know to make breath taking gum-paste flowers in just minutes! In this step-by-step instruction guide, DoCakes takes you through the process of making Filler Flowers. Although this guide teaches you to make a specific flower collection, the techniques you will learn can be used on almost any floral arrangement.

Only $5 USD

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HibiscusFlower  

Learn everything you need to know to make breath taking gum-paste flowers in just minutes! In this step-by-step instruction guide, DoCakes takes you through the process of making the Hibiscus Flower. Although this guide teaches you to make a specific flower collection, the techniques you will learn can be used on almost any floral arrangement.

Only $5 USD

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SweetPeaFlower  

Learn everything you need to know to make breath taking gum-paste flowers in just minutes! In this step-by-step instruction guide, DoCakes takes you through the process of making the Sweet Pea Flower. Although this guide teaches you to make a specific flower collection, the techniques you will learn can be used on almost any floral arrangement.

Only $5 USD

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CallaLily  

The Calla Lily is a beautiful flower favored by decorators. The Lily has a recessed stem supporting a unique trumpet shaped flower plum. This brief lesson will lead you through the creation of your first Calla Lily. This step-by-step guide begins by making a yellow stamen/pistil and finishes the flower by adding the typical white petal. Once you master this beautiful flower, DoCakes is sure its variety, beauty, and symbolic meaning, will allow it to be the centerpiece of many of your future cake creations!

Only $5 USD

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Gelatin Flowers  

Now these are something you don’t see every day! Gelatin Flowers are absolutely gorgeous and much easier to make then you would think. A normal Gelatin Flower class would cost you almost $60, and we are providing it to you in 4 simple pages! This step-by-step guide takes you through making your first few Gelatin Flowers and leaves. Try it, making them is both fun and easy!    

Only $4 USD

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DaphneNViolets  

These beautiful flowers will remind you of a nice warm Spring day. The DoCakes brief lesson will lead you through the creation of both Daphne and Violets. Our step-by-step is hands on and begins by making a Daphne flower and then moves on to finish some beautiful Violets, and leaves. This guide is perfect for creating beautiful flowers and finishing a decorative scene requiring the feeling of a breath of fresh air!

Only $4 USD

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Holiday Cupcakes  

During the Holiday Season everyone has to make some sort of goodies. Why not make something different. This step-by-step guide will demonstrate how to show off your cake decorating skills while fulfilling the need to bring goodies for a holiday event. The directions include decorating cupcake wreaths, poinsettias, and even the jolly old elf himself!

Only $4 USD

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Christmas Rose  

A perfect flower for the Holiday Season. Our guide will take you through creating your first Christmas Rose. This flower is both beautiful and mystical. It is sure to become one of your favorites!

Only $4 USD

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Acorns N Fall Leaves  

During the Holiday Season everyone has to make some sort of goodies. Why not make something different. This step-by-step guide will demonstrate how to show your creativity while fulfilling the need to bring goodies for a holiday event!

Only $4 USD

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2009 Newsletters  

While only in its first year of business, DoCakes is doing extremely well as an organized "Cake Club" and is one of the hottest places for cake decorating information. In addition to the www.DoCakes.com web presence, our CEO holds a social gathering once a month for recipe sharing, cake demonstrations, tastings, and just all around fun. Our members continuously ask for past versions of our newsletters, and at their request we have made them available to the general public. Come see what all the talk is about, while you will learn to create and enjoy. You won't be disappointed!

Only $18 USD

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