This collage of mini-cake designs is for every level of decorator. Designs range from simple ideas for novice bakers to intricate work from a Food Network Cake Challenge gold medal winner. Miniature delicacies submitted from a wide range of geographic locations in the United States, Canada, and South America are illustrated in full color. Make delightful creations for birthdays, special occasions, and holidays, and even enter a cupcake category at a future cake show. Helpful tips and detailed instructions for making cupcakes accompany over 340 photographs of cupcake designs and techniques.