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with Joshua John Russell
Online Class

Modern Piping

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Atlanta cake artist and 15-time Food Network challenger Joshua John Russell single-handedly brought piped cake decorations back into style. In Modern Piping, Joshua shows you his signature techniques for perfectly piped designs, from ornate monograms to gilded accents. You’ll learn how to make royal icing and pipe sophisticated designs for wedding cakes or any occasion cake that calls for elegance and panache. Building skills one step at a time with style and humor, Joshua will help you boost your confidence and help you become a cake piping pro.

Express your artistry and create cakes of breathtaking beauty. Sign up for Modern Piping today!

What You'll Learn

* Which piping bags and piping tips will work for you

* Joshua’s royal icing recipe made specifically for piping work

* How to stabilize yourself and fluidly pipe icing

* How to transfer line drawings to cake with parchment paper and straight pins

* How to tint, mold and sculpt gum paste

* How to achieve a damask look with stencils

* Beautiful painted and gilded accents

What You'll Make

* Monograms and filigrees

* Stenciled cake piping designs

* Cake jewelry from tinted gum paste

* Easy and inexpensive paper accents, table decor and favors


  • intermediate
  • 9 episodes
  • 2h24m

Included in this Class

1. Introduction

1. Introduction

Meet Joshua John Russell, one of America's hottest young cake artists.

2. Tools

2. Tools

Joshua goes over his favorite piping tools and supplies.

3. Making Royal Icing

3. Making Royal Icing

Learn Joshua's easy-to-make, easy-to-use icing recipe.