Episode 105: One Tip Decorating: The Star

We all want to make professional looking and elegant cakes, we’ll show you designs using just one decorating tip. That’s all you need to create our feature butterfly cake. The star tip shows up again on our second project; a flower cookie cutter cake and cupcake. Last up is the always beautiful rosette cake – we bet you didn’t know it was easy too!

Projects

Spring Pastel Butterfly

It’s fun to see what you can do with the various sizes of star tips. Here, the butterfly is covered with fine tip 16 stars while the border is done with chunkier tip 21 stars—it’s a great contrast of textures.

World of Swirls Cake

You can’t beat the dynamic motion of a swirled top and a bold star border. What a fun way to charge up a round cake and get your party off the ground.

Happy Landing Butterfly

For a quick and easy way to use the butterfly pan, just ice smooth and add colorful candy trims. You’ll still enjoy serving a butterfly with plenty of color and fun—and your guests will enjoy the sweet treats on the cake.

Violet Viceroy Cake

Shaped pans give you a great chance to show off your star skills. With the Butterfly Pan, your baked cake will show all the detail areas, giving you a guide for decorating with various color stars. The result is a fun cake that’s perfect for birthdays, showers and more!

Pastel Posies Cake

These softly-colored flowers pack plenty of punch! Set against the smooth-iced cake, they seem to jump across the room.

Little Blossom Cupcakes

Another fun way to top cupcakes—easy flowers with swirled petals add just the right touch of color to the celebration.

Pink Petal Cupcakes

Another fun way to top cupcakes—easy flowers with swirled petals add just the right touch of color to the celebration.

The Public Television cake decorating show providing easy projects for special celebrations. Not intended to replace instructional classes.