July 11-12, 2015: Wedding Cake Class with Ceri Griffiths at 18911 N. Pau Hana, Chillicothe, Illinois 61526.  Join Ceri Griffiths as he shares his classic yet contemporary three tier wedding cake design featuring piping techniques in royal icing. Ceri is a commercial cake decorator having worked within the bakery industry for many years and is conscious that cakes should be commercially viable for his students; the Wedding Rings Wedding Cake is one such cake. This class project will teach you five different piped borders, four variations on linework, cake mapping, piped off-pieces, basic cushion piping and the use of sugar embellishments. You will walk away from class with this wonderful display cake to wow you friends and clients as well as a bunch of new piping skills. Contact:, 309-274-4472, or . See attached flyer.

July 12-13, 2015: KY DOS and Mari Senaga Chocolate Flower Classes at Fantasy in Frosting, 836 Monmouth St, Newport, KY, 41071. Come join us for a good sugar fun time! Contact:, 859-624-2137, or See attached flyer.

July 18-19, 2015: MS ICES Day of Sharing with special guest Sidney Galpern of Simi Cakes and Confections at Cheeky Monkey Cake Company, 3516 Sangani Blvd. Suite H, Diberville, Mississippi, 39540. Plus ISOMALT CLASS with Sidney Galpern of Simi Cakes and Confections Saturday, July 18, 6:00-9:00 PM. Create a beautiful pulled, hand sculpted Southern Magnolia in Isomalt. Why Isomalt flowers? No drying time! Just sculpt, paint or dust, and place directly on your cake. All supplies included, just bring a box and bubble wrap to take home your pieces.The class fee is $85.00 per person and registration is available at space is limited so register today on Sidney’s web page or call her direct at 321-543-3492. See attached flyer . Contact: 662-401-0149, Mississippi ICES on FB or

Sept 11-12, 2015: Houston Cake Club presents Karen Vazquez class at Larry’s Arts & Crafts, 1510 Richey St, Pasadena, TX 77502. Karen will teach this as a 2-tier cake in a 2-day class. There are three different techniques on this cake, and she will also include a wafer paper flower. Karen is from Naples, FL, Contact: , 713-204-3218, or

Posting Events: Our ICES member login feature now has an online form for your DOS/Event or classes. Under Forms you will find a DOS/Event form which when submitted will go directly to the Internet, Social Media, Newsletter, Publicity, and Reps committees, allowing your ICES DOS/Event information to get out quickly in a variety of communication formats. (All newsletter submissions need to be submitted 60 days prior to the desired publication month.) Please also note all submissions are subject to editing with regard to content and space availability.

Or you can email a brief (5-6 sentences) description of your DOS/Event to each individual committee (a list can be found on the “Contact” page under “Board”). Be sure to give the name of your organization, the exact address to include zip code, dates & times, as well as contact information. A one page Flyer can also be included. ICES-affiliated events are published free of charge to all ICES members. (All newsletter submissions need to be submitted 60 days prior to the desired publication month.) Please also note all submissions are subject to editing with regard to content and space availability.

Contact Information: Internet Chair