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Duration: 2 hours
Skill Level: Beginner
Core Skills: easy buttercream piping

Duration: 2 hours

Skill Level: Beginner

Core Skills:  easy buttercream piping

In This Live Tutorial, You Will Learn:

How to mix up the perfect puppy color palette and a tutorial on the different styles of tips

How to pipe SIX different puppy faces, plus tips for customizing them

How to add different styles of ears and facial features 

How to add the finishing touches to bring your pupcakes to life!

The Tasty Recipes You'll Get:

Liz's Swiss Meringue Buttercream and Vanilla Cupcakes

What You'll Need:

  Ingredients You'll Need

- Classic cupcake ingredients (butter, sugar, eggs, flour)

- Buttercream ingredients (butter, sugar, egg whites)

- Gel food coloring

- White, pink, black fondant

  Tools You'll Need

- Stand mixer

- Cupcake pan

- Piping bags

- Coupler & piping tips

- Mixing bowls

- Rubber spatulas

Pupcakes Live Tutorial

Single class only


Please note: live tutorials are held on Facebook and are final sale

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Expert Instructor

With proven methods and years of experience to share! You'll be able to learn from them in real time.


Includes the recipes you’ll need, step x step instructions and even shopping and prep checklists for class! 

Class Recording

All classes are steamed LIVE with a 2 camera view and recorded - the recording is yours to keep forever! 

baking Community

Classes take place in private FB groups so that students can connect, trade tips and succeed together. Welcome home!

Meet Your Teacher 

Liz Shim

  • Over 10 years of experience in cake decorating

  • Graduate of Le Cordon Bleu baking and pastry arts program, California Culinary Academ

  • Featured in Brides, The Knot and Better Home and Gardens

  • More than 200k followers who are obsessed with Liz's serious buttercream skills



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When is the live tutorial?

The live tutorial is happening Wednesday, June 30th at 6pm EST.  Don't worry if you can't join live though, the recording will  be saved to the group FOREVER so you can watch and re-watch whenever you like!

How long is the live tutorial?

The live tutorial will run for approximately 2 hours! We say approximately because sometimes baking and decorating can be unpredictable so class may run a little late, but we always do our best to stick to the allotted time :) 

Any experience needed to join this class?Is it a beginner, intermediate, or advanced class?

This class is perfectly suited to beginner bakers, but we welcome any skill level to join! Liz will guide you through the process step-by-step

Where is the live tutorial being held?

On Facebook! Once you purchase the class you'll  be provided with a link and  password to join the private Facebook group where you'll find your workbook, prep videos, and have access to your teacher to ask any questions you may have. Not to mention a community of people who are just as passionate as you are!

What ingredients will I need to participate?

You’ll need classic baking ingredients (butter, sugar, flour, etc.) icing sugar, and gelatin. You'll receive a full list of all the ingredients you need, along with a shopping list after signing up!

What equipment do I need to participate?

Along with an Internet connection you’ll need a stand mixer, cupcake pan, piping tips, and piping bags. You'll receive a full list of all the tools you need, along with a hyperlinked shopping list after signing up! 

Will I be able to ask questions during the live tutorial?

Absolutely! Ask all your burning buttercream questions and Liz will answer! There will be a member of the How To Cake It team in the live chat to make sure your questions all get answered :) If something comes up after the class you'll also have access to your  teacher in the private Facebook group to ask away!  

Pupcakes Live Tutorial