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Creative Cuts for Color Reveals

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Captivate any client with custom color-reveal cakes! Use innovative techniques and personalized templates to achieve vibrant, dynamic designs.

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What You Get

  • 7 Steaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials, including recipies
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Rachael Teufel
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

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  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.


Pair modeling chocolate underlay and overlay panels with pattern-transfer methods and cutting techniques to create marvelous color-reveal designs. Join cake pro Rachael Teufel and learn to create basic color reveals through an eye-catching aquatic-themed design. Build confidence using elaborate underlays with quadrants featuring different colors and overlays etched with custom patterns. Reveal designs with gorgeous color gradation spanning multiple tiers as you make Rachael's ombré blossom cake. Achieve sophisticated three-color reveal cakes with a simple method. Easily create complex-looking effects using striped, multicolor underlays and two-tone overlays for an elaborate birthday cake. Plus, see how to make custom color-reveal templates for personalized designs. Build your repertoire with these new cake decorating techniques!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Introduction & Creating Templates
Meet instructor Rachael Teufel, a nationally recognized decorator who has been creating modern, innovative cakes for the past 14 years. Rachael previews the new skills you'll learn over the course of the class, then shares her tips for finding inspiration to turn any image into a variety of creative color-reveal templates. You'll learn simple, money-saving techniques for resizing templates to fit any size cake.
2. Goldfish Cake: Main Tier
3. Goldfish Cake: Seaweed & Waves
4. Elaborate Underlays
5. Patterns Spanning Multiple Tiers
6. Two-Tone Panels
7. Multicolored Panels

Taught by

Rachael Teufel
Rachael Teufel
While Rachael has always had artistic interests, her original career was in physical therapy. When she finally discovered cakes as a creative outlet, her passion only grew. In 2006, she started her own company, Intricate Icings Cake Design. Rachael's work is now nationally recognized in both the wedding industry and the cake decorating community. Her work can be seen on episodes of Food Network Challenge as well as in the pages of magazines such as Brides, Martha Stewart Weddings and The Knot. Rachael has been awarded several top honors including being named one of Martha Stewart Weddings' top pastry pros in the country.

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