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 Birthday Cake for a Future Pilot

Our closest friends, Lloyd and Sandie McGill have twins that celebrated their 15th birthday last month (Dec 2013).  Of course their birthday is the same day, but they celebrate with their friends at different times in order to be able to have […]

Posted on: January 2nd, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Happy New Year 2014!

Happy New Year from Pretty Cakes!  With 12 projects already on the calendar, this is shaping up to be an amazing year for Cake Decorating! I plan on updating the blog often and sharing the remainder of the cakes that I have […]

Posted on: January 1st, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in News

Christmas Cookies 2013

Who doesn’t love Christmas cookies? I think I have made them every year since I was 5!  My mother would bake them each holiday season, then line 4 or  6 quart baskets with foil and fill them to the brim! Rum Balls, […]

Posted on: December 15th, 2013 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in News, Pretty Cakes

Kristy & Jon’s Celebration of Marriage August 2013

In early April 2013, while I was beginning my cake classes with my sister-in-law Julie, I had the honour of being asked to make my niece’s wedding cake for her upcoming celebration in August of 2013.  Kristy and Jon were returning from […]

Posted on: December 3rd, 2013 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Celebrating a 30th Anniversary…

In October of this year, my dearest friend and her husband (ironically Michael’s closest friend) celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary! It was during the final days of my Wilton Method classes in Waterloo and my final project was to be a sprig […]

Posted on: November 27th, 2013 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

My Wilton Master Graduation Class!

While I do understand that “beginning at the end” is sort of unorthodox… I have decided to begin the “Wilton School” category of my Pretty Cakes Blog with the GRAD Photo from my Master Class! So here it is… That is me… […]

Posted on: November 26th, 2013 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Wilton School

Rosebud Cake

When I think back to the beginning as I was learning the Wilton Method in Waterloo with my niece Karen, I always smile!  It was so much fun to meet in Kitchener each week at Mike’s parents house and go to class […]

Posted on: November 22nd, 2013 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Dartboard Cake for Kevin

Funny story… a few weeks before I left for Chicago in Nov 2013, Michael’s cousin Cheryl contacted me to make a cake for her husband Kevin’s birthday! I was thrilled… that is until she asked me to model it after an older […]

Posted on: November 22nd, 2013 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Welcome to Pretty Cakes!

Hi there… My name is Dawn Fletcher and I live in Stratford Ontario Canada! I officially discovered the beautiful art of cake decorating in March of 2013 when my husband gave me the Wilton Ultimate Decorating Set as a gift for my […]

Posted on: November 21st, 2013 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in News