Learn to create 18 beautiful decorated cakes with a leading master at your elbow, coaching you from start to presentation. Specialty cakes for children, teens, weddings, holidays, and special celebrations can be made with these sequential instructions and over 330 color photographs of each step. Useful patterns will help get you started, and the cake recipes and list of suppliers will inspire you for years to come. The instructions are carefully designed for beginners, and words of encouragement throughout give you the confidence to complete a fantastic result each time. You will want to make and decorate another cake right away.