Pink Garden Fairy Cake Decorating
with Violet Lin Tran

Join Craftsy instructor Violet Lin Tran for two days of decorating fun creating a 3-tier "Pink Garden Fairy Cake"! This class is suitable for cake decorating enthusiasts who want to refine their techniques and learn new tips and tricks from Violet.

Saturday, May 5 and Sunday, May 6, 2018
10:00AM to 5:00PM (lunch included)
Fee: $359 + HST

In this 2-day class, you will learn:
- Simple techniques for perfect pinstripes
- Violet's signature stylized gumpaste lotus
- Techniques to create delicate gumpaste cherry blossoms
- Surface texturing using Violet's two-tone petal ruffles technique
- Techniques for creating 2D toppers
- Gold lustering techniques for even coverage
- Simple modelling techniques using modelling chocolate
- Violet’s tried and true tips and tricks for clean results

Fondant covered cake dummies will be used.  All materials are provided for this class.  You are welcome to bring your own apron and a pen to class.

Click below to reserve your spot now!  Full payment will be required once class meets its minimum number of students to run to confirm your spot.  We will send you an email at that time.

"Pink Garden Fairy Cake" Class at Gusta Cooking Studio by Violet Lin Tran

Violet is a Satin Ice Artist of Excellence. She is a mom of two who also ‘cakes’ on the side, creating creative custom cakes now for over a decade. She likes to say she is internet-taught but of course has learned most of her tricks from hands-on experience and through good old trial and error. Violet's personal style has developed over the years and her designs have become recognizable for their unique and distinctive use of bold colours and textures. Through experimentation, she has innovated many unique and stylized techniques which she shares through her popular social media platforms such as Facebook and Instagram as well on her blog and website.

Her work has been featured in numerous magazines internationally, appearing in Brides Magazine (UK), Cake Masters (UK), Party Cakes (UK), Wedding Cakes and Sugar Flowers (UK), Cake Decoration and Sugarcraft Magazine (UK), Sweet Magazine (AU), American Cake Decorating Magazine (US), DIY Wedding Magazine (US), Sugar Magazine (India) to name just a few. As a sugar art instructor and a Satin Ice Artist of Excellence, she teaches her unique style and techniques in demos and hands-on classes at cake shows worldwide, in magazine and on-line tutorials, as well as with premiere video class platforms like Craftsy (US) and Pretty Witty Cakes (UK).

Violet's instagram: @thevioletcakeshop