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Tutorial: Painting with Buttercream

Our September issue features an incredible buttercream tutorial by famed Vietnamese artist Ngoc Tran Lam. You can learn to pipe a stunning glossy-buttercream cascade with a 4-page detailed step-by-step tutorial. As a...


5 tips for Competition Success!

5 Tips for Competition Success!

This past weekend, American Cake Decorating had the great pleasure of attending the Cake Bar Show in Long Beach, CA. This fun '80s themed show had over 65 entries into the cake...


Perfectly Smooth Buttercream Recipe

Perfectly Smooth Buttercream Recipe

At the end of June, an innocuous picture of a batch of ultra-smooth and silky buttercream posted by Wayne Steinkopf sent the online cake community into a bit of a tizzy! We simply marveled at his super smooth...


Buttercream Garland Tutorial

Buttercream Garland Tutorial

Our July "I Dream of Buttercream" issue is here at last!! This special-edition buttercream issue is packed with 10 incredible buttercream tutorials, recipe secrets, and expert tips! Buttercream artist Deepa Shiva shares...


Buttercream Garden Rose Tutorial

Buttercream Garden Rose Tutorial

Our hotly-anticipated July Buttercream issue is finally here and to celebrate, we have a little taste of what's in store with this fabulous buttercream garden rose tutorial from our issue contributor Bam...