Online class with Mike McCarey

Classic Car, Timeless Techniques

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Get in gear with cake artist Mike McCarey as you learn how to sculpt any car cake from the curvaceous body down to delicious detail work.

Taught by

Since 1995, Mike McCarey has focused on pastry at his bakery, Mike's Amazing Cakes, in Redmond, Washington. In between teaching cake architecture and ...Read more

Lessons (8)

Introduction & Templates
1. Introduction & Templates
Meet your instructor, Mike McCarey, before you learn about the possibilities of car cake design and create a storyboard.
12min
Assembling the Cake
2. Assembling the Cake
Cruise right into the action as you assemble and stack your cake with Mike's expert tips.
16min
Sculpting & Refining the Cake
3. Sculpting & Refining the Cake
Release your inner sculptor (slash mechanic!) as you carve the sides and curves of the car before crumb coating and refining your design.
29min
Covering the Base
4. Covering the Base
No car is complete without a sleek exterior. In this lesson, you'll roll out and apply the fondant before working on the wheel wells, side panels, bas...Read more
54min
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Taught by

Since 1995, Mike McCarey has focused on pastry at his bakery, Mike's Amazing Cakes, in Redmond, Washington. In between teaching cake architecture and ...Read more

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Created by: Markiep
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