Cake Decorating Classes | Savoy, IL

Madeline's will not conduct classes until the new year, due to a death in the family.
All gift certificates and registrations will be honored.


Class sizes are limited, so register soon!
Please inform us of any allergies before registering. Thanks!

Cake Decorating 101 »

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Fondant Basics »

New classes forming!
Must pre-register
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Advanced Fondant/Intro to Gum Paste Flowers »

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Gumpaste Flower Power

(prerequisite: Fondant classes or waived by instructor)
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Can't manage three nights out of your busy schedule?
Call about a private or in-home lesson: one session, 3 1/2 hours, same curriculum!
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Topsy-Turvy Cakes;
Carved Cakes and Figures

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Have your cake and eat it too!

Cake decorating themed birthday parties, call for details!

Class Info

Class listings and descriptions

  • Classes are in Savoy
  • Ask about private or in-home lessons—basic or advanced techniques
  • Instructor: Buffy Vance, Sugar Artist
  • Tuition is nonrefundable. Registration never expires, and we will work with you if you need to reschedule a class.
  • Gift certificates available
  • Call about new classes being added!

Madeline's also teaches fun project classes through Urbana Adult Education and Parkland College. To register, or for more information, call the schools directly (Parkland: 217.351.5928, Urbana Adult Education: 217.384.3530).


Events & News

Quick Tips from Buffy
Demo: Fondant purse case

Recent Project—Check it out!

Madeline's gift Certificates

For cake decorating classes or any Madeline's product

Available in all denominations. Call 217.390.7458 anytime for a printable certificate!

Note: gift certificates expire one year from date of issue.

Cake decorating for kids!

Buffy shared sugar arts techniques at the Urbana Free Library children's department.

Have pastry bag/passport, will travel

Buffy is available to give your group an inspirational talk and demo, or to teach a hands-on class. Booking now.

Buffy added to Ecole chef instructors list

Ecole Nationale Supérieure de la Pâtisserie

Make Your Own Molds

Food Grade Silicone Mold Rubber & Mold Making Supplies

SugarVeil Confectionery Icing

SugarVeil Confectionery Icing - Create Artful & Delectable Details Effortlessly

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Photos »

ICES 2009 Convention

Artists' Reception

La France

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Press »

video: Wedding Cake (Demo)

video: Mother's Day (Demo)

video: Heartland Highways, episode 807

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