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David Cakes International Cake Decorating Classes

Welcome to David Cakes

World of Cake Decorating

Now celebrating over 50 years

Creating edible art using free-hand techniques

David Cakes

Introducing David MacCarfrae

Cake Maker to Royalty

Based in Liverpool England Royal Wedding Cake Maker to The British Royal Family, 57 year old David MacCarfrae welcomes you to his creative world of cake decorating, edible art and design.

Winner of UK N
ational Training Award and Multi -TV Business Awards David specialises in teaching centuries old free-hand (freestyle) cake decorating techniques, creating spontaneously and directly onto the cake surface using only a few piping tips in bags, a paintbrush and palette knife.

With no need for any stencils, templates, modelling tools, cutters or moulds, David simply creates as he feels and embraces his decorative art through imagination and self expression.

David currently stars as a reality TV judge on CAKE WALK the 13 part international cake decorating TV series currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video UK | USA | Australia | Canada.

With over 40 years of business experience in manufacturing and retail
, David is a qualified baker and renowned world class teacher, offering students creative coaching to enhance personal life-skill performance while optimising emotional creativity.

David is also a website designer who co-runs his own video production company in association with Liverpool based sparkz network – working together during 2022 to produce product promotional and online training videos and host live-streaming international cake decorating events.

As an international creative business consultant for Spanish corporation KELMY
, David assists with development of new products / testing, marketing ideas, creating promotional videos and hosting live cake decorating demonstrations around the world.

Recently publishing a FREE online book titled The Cake Shop David shares David Cakes inspirational inside story from 1967 to the present day.

Over 200 Cake Designs

With FREE tips & advice

A free information source for cake decorators

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An Online Exclusive

The David Cakes Story

From the very beginning

 ‘The Cake Shop’ FREE online book features 30 years of styles, trends and business stories from the 1980’s to 2000’s in 4 exciting chapters featuring over 600 original David Cakes designs… Here’s the story

Direct Chapter Access

The Business Story

Styles & Trends

Clients & Cakes

Outside The Cake Box

KELMY Free Online Tutorials | Website

News Update: January 2022

Unfortunately due to the continual constraints created by Covid-19 in both Spain and UK, we are sorry to have to announce that completion of filming and post production of the 4K HD cake decorating free online masterclass tutorial series hosted by Kelmy presented and produced by David Cakes in association with Sparkz Network has had to be placed on hold.
This means that the official release date of the series is now planned for the second half of 2022.
We thank you for your patience and continued support.



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Celebrating a passion for creativity

Showcasing latest news, Royal Cakes, TV Showreel and archive stories

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Presented by David from Liverpool UK
Free-hand Cake Decorating
Masterclass courses
The Teaching Journey
How it all began
Corporate Sponsored Events
From USA to China
Royal Wedding Cakes
Created by David
TV Showreel & Bio
David MacCarfrae – reality TV judge
Cake Shows & Designs
Live Challenges
David’s Career Timeline
1970’s to present
Private 1-to-1 Masterclass
Personal Training
Powering David Cakes
SPARKZ NETWORK digital solutions
Interact with David
facebook updates & chat
David Cakes YouTube
Free cake decorating videos

Student Testimonials

From around the world

Celebrating the free-hand experience


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