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A Roundup of Our Christmas & Winter Tutorials!

Christmas and Winter Cake Tutorials-


Hi everyone!  I hope that you are having a great week!  I’ve been scrolling through our Christmas and winter themed tutorials and realized that many of you may not know just how many cake and cupcake tutorials that we have to share!  We have quite a few free blog tutorials as well as video tutorials.  I had even forgotten about one or two of these myself!

Anyway, I have lots of cuteness to share with you… just click the photo to visit the tutorial!


I’ll start with our free blog tutorials!

Here we have a festive Christmas tree of buttons~

Christmas Tree of Buttons~ Blog Tutorial by



Elegant Chocolate Trees!  Chocolate candy/bark coating makes for a quick & easy design.  This time of year, when in doubt, I add a chocolate tree or two!

Elegant Chocolate Trees tutorial by

We made this little guy (and friends) in our first year of My Cake School!  Just a simple little strawberry & chocolate mouse, but isn’t he cute?

Sweet Strawberry Mouse tutorial by

Santa!! This is one of my favorite tutorials for Christmas.  He is a buttercream frosted cake with a cupcake pull-apart beard! ;0) So much fun.

Santa Cupcake Cake Tutorial by

Our ornament (truffle) wreath tutorial is a new favorite of mine!  So elegant (and nobody would guess how simple!)

Truffle Ornament Wreath Tutorial by

I just love buttercream, but if it can be ruffled buttercream , I love it even more!  This ruffled buttercream wreath is another simple and unique design. I made matching cupcakes too!

Buttercream Ruffled Wreath Tutorial by

This beautiful platter of Christmas cupcakes is from both a blog and video tutorial!  I think the snowmen & mittens are my favorite! ;0) Christmas Cupcakes Tutorial by


Another oldie, The Polar Express!  In this blog tutorial, you will learn to make a lovely sleigh bell topper.

Polar Express Cake tutorial by

Next, we have little mini candy bar reindeer!! Whether on a stick or on top of chocolate ice cream, these make adorable party treats!

Candy Bar Reindeer!  Tutorial by

And finally….from our list of free tutorials is our Red Velvet Cake!  Not so much a tutorial, but this recipe is a new family favorite of ours! PERFECT (if I do say so myself).

Red Velvet Cake Recipe by


Now for our Video Tutorials for Members!  Some tutorials have a way of getting lost in our member video library, and I wanted to make sure that you knew about them!


First, our recent gingerbread house cake video tutorial!   We had the best time decorating this one!

Gingerbread House Tutorial by


Our sledding snowmen!  Learn to carve a sledding hill into your cake along with some cheerful snowmen! ;0) One of my favorites!

Sledding Snowman Cake by

More cuteness!  We made this igloo cake with penguins a while back, and it still makes me smile ;0)

Igloo Cake with Penguins! Tutorial by MyCakeSchool.comHere’s our candle cake!  This video will teach you how to make a beautiful candle for your dessert table.  We lit ours for the photo! ;0)


Candle Cake Video by

Yule Log!  In this video, you’ll learn to make a cake roll & decorate as a yule log!  This cake is frosted with chocolate buttercream, even the pinecones & pine needles are edible.

Yule Log Cake Tutorial by

Crown your cake with a Gum Paste Poinsettia!

Beautiful Gum Paste Poinsettia Video by

This cheerful frosted Christmas Tree video tutorial with complete with dancing gingerbread men has been a Christmas favorite of mine for years!  I hope that you love it too ;0)


Christmas Tree Cake Video Tutorial by

Another happy cake video for you!  Have you ever made a tilted cake?  This video will show you how (plus one cute skiing snowman and lots of royal icing snowflakes!) ;0)

Tilted Cake Video Tutorial by

Need to make a sweet Santa & Rudolph?  This video will show you how! ;0) Santa and Rudolph Member Video by

Buttercream Poinsettias are so quick & easy, but so beautiful on a platter!  Learn to make them in this video!

Buttercream Poinsettia Cupcakes by

And finally, our beautiful Nativity Cake video tutorial. Sometimes the simplest decorations can be the most elegant, and I love the story that these simple gum-paste cut outs tell.  Enjoy the video!

Nativity Cake Video Tutorial by


Thanks for stopping by, I hope that you’ve found something to spark your interest or creativity! I have truly loved creating these Christmas tutorials over the years.  xo


Christmas and Winter Cake Tutorials-

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