Buttercream Cake Mastery


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The Complete Buttercream Cake Mastery Course: How To Create Award-Winning Buttercream Cakes. Master The Techniques Of A Designer Cake Superstar & Take Your Cake Game To The Next Level!

Plus! Free DTC Contemporary Chocolate Decorations, Conquering Square Cakes and Two-Tier Watercolour Cake Modules



This complete course will take you through the whole process of making an award-winning, contemporary buttercream cake all the way from start to finish:

  • Bake a delicious vanilla cake from scratch with only 6 simple ingredients
  • Make perfectly smooth and super tasty buttercream
  • Master the art of working with buttercream including making delicious fillings, creating smooth, straight sides and achieving those elusive sharp edges
  • Achieve the famous DTC concrete buttercream finish with just one trick!


  • Conquering Square Cakes (worth $179)  
  • DTC Contemporary Chocolate Decorations (worth $90)
  • Two-Tier Watercolour Cake (worth $249)

Our recipes, methods and processes are designed for maximum efficiency and will save you VALUABLE TIME. By the end of this course, you will be equipped with the knowledge and confidence to completely transform your buttercream cake game and take it to the next level. Whether you are an avid hobby baker or running a busy cake business , this course will transform how you cake!



This new updated course will cover :

1. Cake Baking - The Baking Secrets That Will Cut Your Time In The Kitchen In Half!

  • Time management: how to make your cake week more efficient and fun
  • Baking fundamentals: everything you need to know in order to bake a moist cake that rises TALL and evenly. Avoid burnt sides, messy trimmings AND crumb coating. YAY! 
  • *Bonus* Famous DTC Vanilla Cake Recipe!  The EASIEST, most DELICIOUS and STABLE vanilla cake you'll ever need to make. With only SIX simple ingredients (eggs, sugar, thickened cream, plain flour, baking powder & vanilla), this vanilla cake is the perfect balance between a mud and a sponge cake, not too heavily dense but not too light either making it the perfect building block for buttercream cakes. You can also use the exact same recipe to make cupcakes AND baked donuts. Score!
  • *Bonus* DTC Batter Chart. This chart tells you exactly how much batter you need for each cake size to maximise consistency. It will also help you quickly work out how much of each ingredient you need however many cakes you're baking. No guessing and wasting time here. PLUS our formula for converting batter to different size tins for any cake recipe
  • *Bonus* DTC recipe Chart. Got a different size stand-mixer to the one we use? No problem, this chart will give you the recipes for different stand-mixer bowl capacities


2. DTC Buttercream - How To Make Buttercream So Delicious Your Cake Will Be Gone In Seconds

  • Buttercream fundamentals: why buttercream should never be feared but taken advantage of because of its simplicity and versatility 
  • The integral role of each ingredient and everything you need to know about using temperature in making and using buttercream (did you know it’s one of the most important ingredients?)
  • *Bonus* DTC Buttercream Recipe! The SILKIEST, most DELICIOUS buttercream that is SO EASY to make. Sturdy enough to hold your cake together and smooth enough to be eaten with a spoon. *This buttercream uses whole eggs 
  • *Bonus* DTC Buttercream Flavour Variation Recipes. Think Chocolate, Cookies n Cream, tea infusions, brown sugar and many more
  • *Bonus* DTC Buttercream Quantity Chart. This chart will tell you exactly how much buttercream you'll need to fill and cover EVERY round cake size

    3. Smooth Sides & Sharp Edges - Create Buttercream Cakes So Flawless You'll Be Gaining Clients and Social Media Followers overnight!

    • How to achieve the tallest and  straightest cake, just by using your tools correctly. No need for acrylic disks here 
    • How to achieve the smoothest, most flawless buttercream cake just by understand the role of temperatures
    • How to get razor sharp edges in just two minutes!
    • We use a couple of very simple techniques here and the results will have you feeling confident with every single cake you make in the future

      4. Concrete Buttercream Finish - Create Modern, Architectural Pieces Of Art That Are Totally Edible!

        • How to achieve the innovative concrete buttercream finish in under 2 minutes that has over 230,000 people in a cake frenzy on social media
        • Learn the versatility of the concrete design from the creator themselves. Yes, the Concrete Cake began with DTC!





      5.  Conquering Square Cakes - Produce Square Cakes So Sleek That They'll Be Mistaken For a Real Concrete Block!

      A whole 30 minutes of extra videos and added written materials to help you tackle the nightmare that is a  square cake! Come out the other side with razor sharp edges and most importantly, ALIVE. You'll be crowned the Buttercream Master after you conquer this module!


      6. Contemporary Chocolate Decorations - Decorate Your Cake For Success Using Chocolate.  

      Now we weren't going to let your beautiful designer concrete cakes go without a fitting adornment. This module will show you many ways chocolate can be used to create stunning, contemporary decoration pieces, including: 

      • Tempering chocolate with zero mess
      • How to create stunning metallic and marbled chocolate sails 
      • How to make various fun and innovative chocolate shapes
      • Dos & Don'ts in colouring chocolate. Products and brands we use and how we use them 
      • Assembly and storage tips that will save you hours of fiddling around



        7. Two Tier Watercolour Cake - Take Your Cake Game A Few Levels Higher And Bring Out Your Inner Artist While You're At It!

        • Create edible art with our Watercolour Buttercream techniques. In this module, we show you two techniques: the partial watercolour finish and the full watercolour finish. Once mastered, the sky's the limit!
        • Tiered cake fundamentals: there are a few things to remember when it comes to making skyscraper cakes, tiered cakes and especially tall tiered cakes. We show you how we do it, without a central dowel. There's only so much you can do when it comes to stacking tiers. It's the building blocks that makes a difference.
        • Working with fresh flowers and edible gold leaf as cake decorations. 




        Our Approach

        We take efficiency VERY seriously, so you won't find any fluff here. This course is designed to save you valuable time which is why you won't have to sit through hours and hours of boring videos.

        The course curriculum includes detailed written materials and videos for each module. The written materials contain step by step instructions, explanations, useful charts & illustrations and lots of valuable tips. The videos act as complimentary materials to further illustrate our process. Think of it as a very detailed text book with explainer videos.

        In the videos, the instructor does not speak to the camera. There are no jargons, no awkward chats or unnecessary time wasters  - just straight to the point and visually stunning instructions. This makes referring back to the videos extremely easy as you won't have to scrub through hours of video to find what you're looking for. 





        A detailed FAQ will help guide you through any troubleshooting issues. Furthermore, each module contains a comment section where you can interact with the instructor and ask as many questions as you'd like. You'll be supported all the way through your journey with this course. We got ya!

        After enrolment, don't forget to join our exclusive Don't Tell Charles Student Facebook Group! This group consists of DTC students from all over the world who are actively connecting & inspiring everyday.


        30 Day Money Back Guarantee

        The DTC team has worked extremely hard to ensure that all our recipes are super easy and delicious, and our methods greatly reduce your time in the kitchen! Go through the extensive written materials, watch the detailed videos and discover all our cake making secrets. If you have any problems at all, simply ask questions directly via the comment sections within the course and your instructor will help you resolve them. And if for some strange reason you still aren’t completely satisfied with the content of the course, send us an email within 30 days of purchasing the course and we will give you your money back. 


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