MAY 2017

TIFFANY GUEBARA

 

CAKE CRAFT'S ARTIST OF THE MONTH - Tiffany GUEBARA

Tiffany Guebara started Tiffany's Sweets N Treats in 2014 right after her youngest son was born. Tiffany, based in West Texas, is a self taught baker who grew up watching T.V. chefs make amazing creations which jumpstarted her career. She decided to take advantage of her artistic background by first creating edible art. In 2015 she and her family relocated to northern Virginia and her business has grown leaps and bounds. Tiffany has been featured in Virginia Brides Cake Style Blog (March 21, 2017). Since stumbling upon Cake Craft's products her work became even more refined and now is all she uses to create her beautiful cakes!

To learn more about Tiffany and her creations, please visit:

Facebook: Tiffany's Sweets N Treats

Instagram: @tiffanyssweetsntreats


september 2016

AMY GOFF

 

CAKE CRAFTS ARTIST OF THE MONTH - amy goff

Amy Goff, born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah, has loved to bake & experiment in the kitchen from a young age.  The kitchen was put on the back burner during early adulthood, but after giving up a career in Banking and Finance to be a stay at home mom to her children, she found time to re-new her love for baking.  Although she had never used fondant before, she decided she was going to try and make her children their own fondant birthday cakes.  She watched a few tutorials, began practicing and quickly fell in love with being able to create and design marvelous creations from scratch. 

Amy loved cake decorating so much she joined a charity that provides birthday cakes to children and seniors with social or economic disadvantages. This gave her the opportunity to fine tune her skills and give back to her community at the same time. Soon after, in early 2015 she started an online bakery, Frosted Custom Cakes & Sweets that continues to grow with clients all over Utah.

To learn more about Amy and her creations, please visit:

www.frostedcustomcakes.com

Facebook: FrostedCustomCakes

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august 2016

LISA OSBOURNE

 

CAKE CRAFTS ARTIST OF THE MONTH - lisa osbourne

Lisa Osbourne was born and raised in south Louisiana until she moved to Los angeles in 2007. She has two girls with her husband Jack, and is a stay at home mom. She has always loved cooking and art. In 2016, she discovered cake decorating videos on youtube and was instantly intrigued. After watching several dozen videos, she though, "hey, I could probably do that." So, she did!

She bought cake decorating accoutrement and started to decorate her first cake, a cake for her daughter's fourth birthday. She discovered she was pretty good at it, and is now decorating cakes for family and friends. When her youngest daughter is of school age, she plans on getting a part time job at a bakery as a decorator for fun. She likes the idea of working somewhere as a challenge for her skills. 

To learn more about Lisa and her creations, please visit:

https://www.facebook.com/LisaOsbourneOfficial/?fref=ts

Instagram: @mrslisao

  Lisa Osbourne   Los Angeles, California. 2016

Lisa Osbourne Los Angeles, California. 2016


juLY 2016

BRITTNEY JOHNSON

 

CAKE CRAFTS ARTIST OF THE MONTH - Brittney johnson

Brittney Alta Johnson has had a passion for baking as long as she can remember.  As a youth she quickly developed a hobby for baking and decorating.  At age 18 she began attending Southern Utah University, pursuing a Bachelors degree in Human Nutrition.  It was in her food science class that she rediscovered her love for baking.

She spent countless hours in the kitchen baking and decorating.  Brittney made her first fondant tiered cake for her sons first birthday, and has been hooked ever since. In 2012 she started Crunix Cakes and has continued to grow the business baking and decorating cakes for clients all over the state of Utah and southern Nevada.

To learn more about Brittney and her creations, please visit:

Website: https://www.facebook.com/crunixcakes/

Instagram: @crunix_cakes

  Brittney Johnson   founder of Crunix Cakes, Washington, Utah. 2016

Brittney Johnson founder of Crunix Cakes, Washington, Utah. 2016


june 2016

ELKE KOCH-ULRICH

 

CAKE CRAFTS ARTIST OF THE MONTH - elke kOch-ulrich

Elke Koch Ulrich has been a trained confectioner for over 30 years with an educational background in Food Science and Biology.  Her love for creating baked goods began long before that when she was a little girl.  One of her favorite things to do as a child was help with themed cakes and pastries!

Recently, she begun working with various types of techniques that help further her creativity including airbrushing, flower production, and technical fondant creations. Her skill set has led allowed her to work for renowned cakes artist and bakers in numerous countries. 

In 2015, she also began offering courses to share her knowledge with everyone.  She currently offers courses in vegetarian, non-vegetarian, cookies, decorating with royal icing, icing painting, and specialized fondant decoration!  She currently resides in Siegberg, Germany where she teaches and runs her bakery. 

To learn more about Elke and her creations, please visit:

Website: http://www.elkes-bunter-tortenkeller.de

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ElkesbunterTortenkeller

  Elke Koch-Ulrich  founder of Elkes bunter Tortenkeller in Siegberg, Germany. 2016

Elke Koch-Ulrich founder of Elkes bunter Tortenkeller in Siegberg, Germany. 2016

 

May 2016

LILY HALABI

 

CAKE CRAFTS ARTIST OF THE MONTH - LILY HALABI

Lily Halabi started her baking and cake decorating adventure in 2010 from her home kitchen located in Central Texas. She attended the Wilton cake decorating classes offered at our local Hobby Lobby store. She then started making cakes for her children and family friends on birthdays and holidays . After only a year of baking Lily’s cakes were in demand by numerous friends and friends of friends! 

In January 2010, Lilys Cakes officially launched her business and website.  With the help of social media and happy customers, photos of Lily’s cakes were posted to Facebook which helped her gain more attention and demand in Central Texas. In less than two years, Lilys Cakes went from a in home kitchen bakery to opening its own storefront in Harker Heights, Texas producing over 2 dozen cakes every weekend.    

Lily currently resides in Central Texas with her husband and children who also help at the bakery.  Along side them are a lovely team of ladies who work really hard to keep the quality and customer service exceptional!

To learn more about Lily and her creations, please visit:

Instagram: @lilyscakesbakery

Website: www.lilyscakes.com

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Lilyscakesharkerheights/

 
  Lily Halabi  , founder of Lily's Cakes in Harker Heights, Tx. 2016

Lily Halabi, founder of Lily's Cakes in Harker Heights, Tx. 2016

 

april 2016

SKYLAR THOMSON

 

 

cake crafts artist of the month - skylar thomson

Skylar Thomson was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA where her culinary journey began. Learning from a long line of "family chefs," she quickly found herself catering small private parties and eventually landed a position as a culinary intern for “Take Home Chef” in 2008.  After a few years of “learning the ropes” from seasoned stylist, Skylar started "TheFoodArtist" brand and began to book large clients such as Giada De Laurentiis on Food Network, Access Hollywood, Charbroil Grills, Pressed Juicery,  Mom.me and many more.

She specializes in food sculpture, recipe development, culinary producing and live television segments. There isn't a project too big or too small that doesn't excite Skylar's creativity. She recently finished a 200 page cook book for a food processor coming out in 2016 and looks forward to many more years of playing with her food! 

To learn more about Skylar and her creations, please visit:

Instagram: @The_FoodArtist

Website: www.thefoodartist.com

 

 
 
  Skylar Thomson . F ounder of TheFoodArtist, Los Angeles, Ca. 2016

Skylar Thomson. Founder of TheFoodArtist, Los Angeles, Ca. 2016

 

March 2016

CELISSE EDWARDS

 

CAKE CRAFTS ARTIST OF THE MONTH - CELISSE EDWARDS

Celisse Edwards was born in Salt Lake City, Utah and spent most of her youth helping in the kitchen trying to create something special. At 21, she moved to Los Angeles, California to pursue her dream on becoming a culinary artist. She was admitted to Le Cordon Bleu and earned her degree emphasizing Pastries And Baking.  After learning alongside some of the best up and coming culinary artists in Los Angeles she moved back to Salt Lake City.  Her work has been featured by various wedding magazines. 

She currently resides in Utah with her husband and two children and continues to work making cakes, cupcakes, and any form of dessert.

In 2010, she started Sugar Sugar Bakery - an online cake boutique specializing in cakes. Her small boutique bakery has grown from a hobby in the kitchen, to numerous clients ranging from small wedding couples to corporate giants like Ebay. 

To learn more about Celisse and her creations, please visit:

Instagram: @sugarsugarbakery

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sugarsugarbakery/?fref=ts

 
  Celisse Edwards , Owner and founder of Sugar Sugar Bakery, Salt Lake City, Utah. 2016

Celisse Edwards, Owner and founder of Sugar Sugar Bakery, Salt Lake City, Utah. 2016