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HELLO, I'm AMBER (AKA COMMIE)

Whilst working as a graphic designer in 2013, I was searching for another creative outlet. I stumbled upon the TV show, The Great Australian Bake Off, just as its cupcake episode aired. From then on, I was instantly, hooked. You could say, it's now become an obsession!

Since then, I've been recognised as a Cake Masters Magazine and ACDN Cake Decorating & Baking Industry Awards finalist, and I want to share my knowledge and empower cake decorators to gain confidence in their work and level-up their cake design skills.

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HOW WE CAN

CUSTOM CLASSES​

In-person and online classes with a strong focus on both skills and design​

EXCLUSIVE CONTENT​

I can offer your audience tutorials, specialised demos or classes​

SPEAKING OPPORTUNITIES​

Available for live talks, webinars, podcasts and keynote speaking​

RECENT EVENTS, & PARTNERSHIPS

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Cake Mate Award Finalist
Australian Cake Decoraring Network
Cake Decorating and Baking Industry Awards

31/10/2020 | ONLINE ANNOUCEMENT

Announced as a finalist for the Cake Mate Award, which recognises great friendships in the cake industry, decorators who are there to help others and those who freely offer advice. Essentially, just being a great mate!

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Guest Speaker
Beam Magazine (Babes, Bubbles & Business)

Launch Party

24/10/2020 | IN PERSON EVENT

Guest speaker at the Beam Magazine launch party for a Q&A interview panel, discussing the importance of collaborating, empowering women in business and the great opportunities that have surfaced during COVID.

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Guest Speaker
Babes, Bubbles & Business Networking Event

11/09/2020 | IN PERSON EVENT

Keynote talk about embracing your authentic self on Instagram and how to overcome the challenges of putting yourself 'out there' online, at an in-person event focused on empowering women in business, throughout rural Queensland, Australia.

Guest Demo Commies Cupcakes (2) - CROP

Guest Teacher

Miniature Food Toppers Demo
Sugar Sugar Cake School

03/09/2020 | PRIVATE FACEBOOK GROUP

Demo showcasing my signature Miniature Food Topper techniques. Students learnt how to make three mini toppers - banana split, pancakes and macaron - and how to achieve a range of realistic textures, colours and details.

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Magazine Contributor

Australian Cake Decorating Network Cake! Magazine

30/08/2020 | ONLINE MAGAZINE

Regular quarterly Cake Chat column where I answer questions from the cake community related to cake design and business.

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Guest Interview
LOCATIONS Estate Agents Lifestyle & Business Video Series

16/06/2020 | FACEBOOK LIVE

Guest interview with LOCATIONS Estate agents where I share my story on how I went from a graphic designer to starting my own cake business. Plus talking about how I created a business from a passion and how I'm eager to share it with the community.

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24hr Instagram Takeover
Australian Cake Decoratoring Network's Business Bites Series

11/06/2020 | INSTAGRAM STORIES

Instagram takeover on the ACDN page, sharing cake decorating tips, behind the scenes and business tips via Instagram Stories and the primary Instagram feed.

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Guest Teacher
Australian Cake Decorating Network's Cake! TV Video Series

09/04/2020 | PRIVATE FACEBOOK GROUP

Guest teacher in the ACDN private members group, talking about cake failures, specifically 3 steps you should take when you find yourself in a cake fail situations, how to 'fail forward' and how to 'plan for failure' to avoid a cake disaster in the future.

WHAT I DO

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As a design focused cake-decorator, I help cakers understand the importance of design planning whilst also teaching technical skills in a fun and engaging way, with a focus on empowering the audience to find their signature cake style.

I choose to partner with small business leaders, women-led communities, event organisers and baking businesses who align with my values. If this sounds like you, I’d love to hear from you!

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