January/February 2024 – Print Issue 448

New year, new cake skills!  Welcome to the January/February 2024 issue of ACD, where love is all around. We celebrate all things Valentine’s Day, get a sneak peek into three new cookbooks, and dive into using the latest technology to better your business. Here’s what you’ll find: 

  • Cover star Allison Reiss’ trendy and romantic Lambeth piping 
  • Traditional gum-paste garden roses to use all year round 
  • Dried floral arrangements using the microwave 
  • All the cake shows you simply can’t miss this year
  • The flavors of huckleberry, blackberry, funfetti, and bourbon-butterscotch 
  • Tips for the best smartphone photography 
Plus, don’t miss Cyd Mitchell’s advice on how important cutting-edge AI can be for cake creativity. It’s going to be such a delicious year ahead!