Christmas Tree Cake

Skill level: Intermediate

Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree, your bows are so dee-lic-ousssss. Yep, that’s right! Learn how to make a fully edible Christmas Tree cake that is the perfect centerpiece to your next holiday shindig! In this tutorial, you learn how to sculpt the cake, make teeny-tiny edible decorations, how to put lights on your tree and oh, how to make it spin! woohoo!

50:56 Minutes of Instruction

What You Will Learn

  • How to sculpt a cake to look like a tree
  • Liz Marek’s technique to add real-working lights into the tree cake
  • How to make the entire cake spin, which is a show-stopper at your holiday party

Tutorial Chapters

  1. Carving the cakes 2:28
  2. Making the green fondant 9:58
  3. Covering the cakes 10:48
  4. Airbrushing the cake 18:44
  5. Prepping the christmas lights 22:00
  6. Stacking the cakes 26:06
  7. Making ornaments 27:46
  8. Attaching the ornaments to the cake 33:02
  9. Baking your cake board 38:00
  10. Carving the cake 40:08