Posts Tagged ‘fondant modelling’

Introducing a client who REALLY “Takes the Cake”!

Shortly after I officially opened Pretty Cakes for business, a woman was referred to me by a neighbour.  Laurie messaged me through Facebook and asked if I could make a “Mermaid Cake” for her daughter.  Thus began a relationship (and friendship) that […]

Posted on: June 28th, 2017 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Kids Cakes are great!

When I first began decorating cakes I was mostly focused on the idea of wedding cakes and adult birthday cakes.  It quickly became apparent to me that many parents wanted really special cakes for their children’s birthday parties. Since I do not […]

Posted on: June 8th, 2016 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

It’s Wedding Season!

This is the very first year that Pretty Cakes can enjoy providing brides and grooms with beautiful wedding cakes and favours, so we have decided to “dive right in”! On February 20th and 21st of this year we attended the WeddingRing.ca ‘s […]

Posted on: March 11th, 2016 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in News

Who likes Dr Who?

Zach does… that’s who! I have met a wonderful woman who works tirelessly for the Feline Friends organization here in Stratford.  She is so very kind and giving!  Almost immediately after I did the Catapawlooza event this year Marg contacted me and […]

Posted on: November 25th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

I am such a “Wine-O”

For the last 8 years Mike and I have been traveling to Brantford, ON to make our own wine.  Ben from Positano Wines really knows how to make a customer feel special and he has ALWAYS treated the Fletcher family right!  That’s […]

Posted on: November 11th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Board of Health Approved!!!

Well we did it!  The Perth County BOH has approved the Pretty Cakes kitchen and we are well on our way! I had promised finished pics as soon as it happened, but honestly… we still have some finishing touches to do before […]

Posted on: September 17th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in News

The NEW Pretty Cakes Kitchen

Pretty Cakes news… You may have wondered “where” I have been since my last blog post… Being approved by my local Board of Health is paramount to the Pretty Cakes business and to creating cakes legally in my part of the world! […]

Posted on: August 17th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in News

A Hippie Bus For Sydnei!

Shortly after returning home from Idaho (extensive posts about my trip coming soon) my friend Laura asked me to make a birthday cake for her little girl Sydnei.  It seems that Sydnei feels she was born in the wrong decade… she is […]

Posted on: June 2nd, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Mermaid Cake

I was uploading some of my Pretty Cakes photos to my iPad the other day and I realized that I have not yet done a blog post about the amazing mermaid cake I had the pleasure of making a few months ago… […]

Posted on: May 3rd, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

A Lorax for Charlie!

My Cousin’s daughter asked me last year if I could make a cake for her son Charlies’ first birthday near the end of 2014.  Of course I was thrilled… but what the heck is a Lorax? After various Wikipedia searches, YouTube videos […]

Posted on: February 5th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Everyone Loves a John Deere

I am always so thrilled to receive “repeat business”.  It tells me that I am on the right track with this business and that the client was pleased enough to order again. Such was the case when Sierra ordered a cake recently […]

Posted on: January 14th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

October was busy for Pretty Cakes in Breslau!

My husband Michael has a cousin in Breslau Ontario that he is very fond of.  Cheryl and her husband Kevin are great friends of ours who support ALL of our endeavours.  I am also particularly fond of  their daughters Katrina and Sabrina […]

Posted on: January 6th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Piano Cake for Jillian!

I am so grateful that my friends and associates have supported me in my journey to learn cake decorating. In the summertime, my friend and colleague Chris Steingart from QT Web Designs (the designer of my Pretty Cakes blog and logo etc) […]

Posted on: November 6th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes