Archive for Tag: Confetti Cakes

January 17, 2013

Great Find: Elisa Strauss on Craftsy.com {+ Giveaway!}

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds, Swag
This is one animal print that I would be willing to get. I had lunch the other day with my sweet friend Elisa from Confetti Cakes who made the incredible Alligator Bag cake above. I mean seriously….can you believe that is a cake?  The craftsmanship is unbelievable. Elisa was telling me about the new cake decorating tutorials she just launched with Craftsy.com. For those of you who are aspiring cake decorators, crocheters or jewelry…
November 17, 2010

Confetti Cakes {Two Book} Giveaway!

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds, Swag
I had lunch yesterday with cake designer Elisa Strauss of Confetti Cakes.  In the small chance that you are not familiar with Elisa’s work, take a look here. Elisa took fondant cakes to a new level when she opened up Confetti Cakes 10 years ago.  Elisa also has two books, Confetti Cakes and Confetti Cakes for Kids, and they are staples in my baking book collection.  These books are not only great for bakers,…
August 05, 2009

Thirteen Mini Cakes – Modern Twist on Tradition

I am working on a Bat Mitzvah for a client and we have been thinking of some fun things to do in lieu of the traditional candle lighting ceremony. Traditionally, the Bat Mitzvah girl asks 13 special people to light a candle on the Bat Mitzvah cake. For this event, we will instead have 13 small cakes made and each person can light a candle from a different cake. I saw these mini cakes from…