Debra Seyfang

Cake Decorating Supplies: check your supplies to see if you have any of these items before purchasing. You may want to wait until after the first night to gather your supplies.

  • 9” offset spatula $3.99 (Hobby Lobby online)
  • Package of cake boards suitable to size of cake you make $2.99-$8.99 (Hobby Lobby online)
  • Freezer paper $6.78 (Walmart online)
  • Small Box of fondant (24 oz) ($5.99-$10.99) available at craft stores, HEB, Kroger, Walmart)
  • Cake Leveler or serrated knife $4.99-$24.99 depending on style
  • Box of 12” piping bags $6.99 for 24 (Hobby Lobby online)
  • Small decorator brush (paint brush not used on anything other than food) any style (optional $5.35 Wilton – Walmart/Michaels)
  • Cake box or carrier to take treats home (Dollar Stores has cake takers for $1.00)
  • Turntable is optional runs about $6.00 (Walmart)
  • Food needed throughout course:
    • 1-2 one layer cakes 6” preferably but can be larger
    • (Make icing using recipe in resource section or purchase icing: medium and thin icing as needed (make or buy) $13.47 for 4 pound tub of Wilton medium icing (Walmart) or purchase small cans as needed (thin icing found in cake aisle of grocery store in two cup containers)
    • small treats for practice
  • Icing tips : price $0.99-$1.49 each (Hobby Lobby) (estimate $15-20)

Standard White Couplers: package of 4 ($1.99 Hobby Lobby)

round: 3, 12

stars: 18, 21, 1M, 2D

petal: 104

Leaf: 352 (or any other leaf tip)

Grass: 233

Flower nail (lily nail optional as we can share a classroom set)

Basket weave: 47 or just use small star or circle tip

Estimate required supplies $57.00, less if you make your own icing/use coupons, etc.

From home:

Bowls or cups to mix icing

Napkins or paper towels

Spoons or spatulas

Scissors

Storage bags (to carry icing or dirty items home)

Ruler

Food colors if have

Cake, cupcakes and/or treats as needed

Large and small rolling pin

Pizza cutter or small knife to trim fondant from cake