Thanks for stopping by the Pretty Cakes blog… an online journey into the amazing world of Cake Decorating! Please look around and see what I have been up to and perhaps how I can make a “Pretty Cake” for you!

~Dawn Fletcher

A Pretty Cake for a very Worthy Cause!

After a bit of a personal Fletcher family break… I am ready to share with my blog readers the various projects that Pretty Cakes has completed in recent months… Around the beginning of March, I was asked by a close friend to […]

Posted on: May 16th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Hungry Caterpillar Cake for Damian

I was contacted a few weeks ago by a young Mom in Stratford who needed a cake for her son’s first birthday.  She had put a post on a community forum here in town and someone had recommended me to her.  Whoever […]

Posted on: April 9th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Tempting Spring with Sugar Cookies!

My Aunt Barbara in Toronto loves my Christmas Cookies.  Her birthday is in March and I thought it was  perfect excuse to design and create a “Spring Collection” of Pretty Cakes Sugar Cookies… I designed a variety of styles of tulips and […]

Posted on: March 29th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

The Wilton School… revisited!

In February Mike and I took a mini vacation to the States.  The Wilton School was beckoning me back to Chicago and Mike was more than happy to come along on this little adventure.  By choosing to drive instead of flying, we […]

Posted on: March 27th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Wilton School

A Butterfly Cake for Katie!

My niece Katie, (Brody and Abby’s Mom) celebrated her birthday in February and it was my pleasure to make her a Pretty Cake.  Katie has recently discovered an interest in cake decorating and she is taking the Wilton Method Classes online through […]

Posted on: March 11th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

A Pretty Cake for Abby’s 1st Birthday!

Abby is my niece Katie’s daughter and Brody’s (Mater Cake) sister.  She also shares her birthday with Michael (Feb 12), so when her 1st birthday was approaching I knew that I would want to make her a Pretty cake! I had a […]

Posted on: February 22nd, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Spiderman… Spiderman…

I think every Cake Artist is destined to create some sort of a Spiderman Cake at some point in their career.  I make this assumption based entirely on the thousands of cake pictures featuring the little red and blue superhero that are […]

Posted on: February 11th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Love At First Bite Valentine Cupcakes!

I found myself in a bit of a “lull” this week… The schedule for Pretty Cakes consists of completing and delivering Adam’s Spiderman ½ Birthday Cake, and then I am off to Chicago to attend the Wilton School again (All Hail the […]

Posted on: February 5th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Because Some Cakes are for the Birds!

I love the city of Stratford Ontario.  We can enjoy all the main perks of city living as well as embrace a bit of nature in our large backyard.  There are a variety of birds, squirrels,  groundhogs and rabbits that call our […]

Posted on: February 1st, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Fake Cakes

Daisies for Aunt Dawn

I am blessed in 2014 to be known to more than a dozen people as “Aunt Dawn”.  My nieces and nephews both young and old are so special to me and I am thrilled to be making ALL of the Pretty Cakes…  […]

Posted on: January 29th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Heading back to school…

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I must be the luckiest woman in the world! On February 9th Michael and I are going to run away to the Chicago area for a few days.  I am going to attend a course at the Wilton School again! I am […]

Posted on: January 17th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Wilton School

A Tow Mater Cake for Brody

3 years ago we were blessed with a baby boy in our family.  Brody Fletcher!  He is the son of my niece Katie and he is quite a character. From the very beginning Brody has been fond of the tow truck from […]

Posted on: January 14th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Paris Anyone?

Annie McGill, our friend’s other twin, had her sleep over birthday party with 12 teenage girls  the week after Timothy’s party in Dec 2013. Annie has discovered a love for Paris.  Her bedroom is adorned with Paris themed items and one wall […]

Posted on: January 4th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes