1h 36min beginner

Sink your teeth into current cake decorating trends! In the Man About Cake series, originally on YouTube, Joshua John Russell partners with Bluprint to deliver incredible tips for creating modern edible masterpieces. Each week, he decorates an original cake, shares his favorite recipes and gives pointers for designing like a pro.

Episode descriptions

 Gothic Gargoyle Cake With Concrete Fondant
1. Episode: Gothic Gargoyle Cake With Concrete Fondant
13min

JJR kicks off an epic three-week Halloween miniseries with a chocolate-sculpted gargoyle cake, including concrete fondant and DELICIOUS orange buttercream.

Bloated Monster Rainbow Cake
2. Episode: Bloated Monster Rainbow Cake
12min

The Man About Cake Halloween shenanigans continue! What's the best part about this festive Halloween-colored rainbow cake? The guilty little monster who ate it! Watch as JJR crafts a bloated monster using modeling chocolate and powdered food coloring. It's a special Halloween twist on the fat unicorn cake trend.

Creepy Chocolate Zombie Cake
3. Episode: Creepy Chocolate Zombie Cake
13min

Man About Cake's EPIC Halloween miniseries ends with a creepy chocolate zombie busting out of its grave ... actually more like a delicious chocolate cake mound! Watch as Joshua "THOR" Russell starts with the guts and then uses modeling chocolate and edible colors to craft the creepiest zombie you've ever seen.

The Future Cake Slayer! Superhero Birthday Cake
4. Episode: The Future Cake Slayer! Superhero Birthday Cake
14min

POW! There's a future cake slayer out there who's turning 4, and JJR is making a superhero cake for the party. Watch as he builds a superhero caricature with modeling chocolate and decorates the tiers with fun comic book graphics.

Giant Dog Bowl Cake for Gotcha Day Party
5. Episode: Giant Dog Bowl Cake for Gotcha Day Party
12min

JJR makes a giant dog bowl cake for a Gotcha Day Party, which celebrates the day you got your pet! JJR crafts a carrot cake that's more than a foot long, carved into a dog bowl and finished with chocolate-covered caramel corn that looks (but def doesn't taste!) like dog food.

Mad Hatter Baby Shower Cake
6. Episode: Mad Hatter Baby Shower Cake
8min

This whimsical emerald cake is the perfect addition to a Mad Hatter-themed baby shower! JJR crafts a magical Mad Hatter cake decorated with stripes and diamonds and finished with a beautiful golden baby rattle.

Hipster Snowman Cake
7. Episode: Hipster Snowman Cake
13min

It's holiday office party season, and JJR's here to make a winter snowman cake with a hipster twist. Check out this rad snowman that's soaked in rum and covered with coconut.

DIY Wedding Cake With Wafer Paper Flowers
8. Episode: DIY Wedding Cake With Wafer Paper Flowers
11min

This week, JJR's making a beautiful (and blooming!) wedding cake. Watch as he makes a wood grain cake that's decorated with edible wafer paper flowers. This DIY wedding reception was so special, even the cake was in tiers!

About the Teacher

Joshua John Russell
1. Episode: Gothic Gargoyle Cake With Concrete Fondant 13min
2. Episode: Bloated Monster Rainbow Cake 12min
3. Episode: Creepy Chocolate Zombie Cake 13min
4. Episode: The Future Cake Slayer! Superhero Birthday Cake 14min
5. Episode: Giant Dog Bowl Cake for Gotcha Day Party 12min
6. Episode: Mad Hatter Baby Shower Cake 8min
8. Episode: DIY Wedding Cake With Wafer Paper Flowers 11min

Join the discussion! While your instructor may choose to chime in, this space is intended as a maker-to-maker forum.

Downloads

Back

Watch this class and thousands more!

Plus, get all the perks of a Bluprint membership.

Man About Cake Season 11

Joshua John Russell

Now Reading
Man About Cake Season 11