Bakers must learn many tricks of the trade, such as how to measure a "dash" of something and how to convert a "pinch" to the metric system. Educate yourself with this Groupon.
$19 for an Online Cupcake-Making and Decorating Course with 12 Lessons ($108 Value)
Jemma Wilson, founder and head baker of Crumbs & Doilies, teaches a series of 12 online beginners' lessons on baking and decorating cupcakes. The modules take students from preparing a moist and fluffy base to using various types of icing, including buttercream, fondant, royal icing, modeling paste, and florist paste. Video tutorials illustrate how to design more than 60 styles of cupcakes, such as vintage, embossed, and stenciled, and recipes and lifetime access to the course enable pupils to move at their own pace. View an in-depth description of each module and a video overview.
With its intuitive online courses, Skill Milk provides a superpower that every student covets: the ability to pause your teacher. In fact, clients can hold onto that power well past their completion of the course, as each Skill Milk sequence grants them access to the material for life. The lessons cover creative themes centered around crafts and hobbies. Instruction includes adorning cupcakes with vintage-style and intricate flower decorations, mixing flavored cakes, and creating birthday and celebration-themed cupcakes. As viewers tackle separate modules that build off of one another, they heed tips, strategies, and video tutorials from expert instructors, all the while absorbing knowledge at their own pace.