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Average Cost of Cake Decorating Lessons

The average cost of 60-minute cake decorating lessons is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $50 and $109 per hour.

30-min $30
 
$40 average
$59
45-min $34
 
$56 average
$84
60-min $50
 
$68 average
$109

For the best experience, we typically recommend 60-minute cake decorating lessons. However, students looking for a more affordable option may want to consider a shorter lesson length of 45 or 30 minutes. On average, 45-minute cake decorating lessons are 18% less expensive at $56, and 30-minute lessons cost 42% less at $40.

Curious how much cake decorating lessons cost in your area? Do a quick search to get local prices for the best cake decorating teachers .

Popular Cake Decorating instructors

Karen J.

Wheeling, IL
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Marcel M.

Glendale, CA
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Adam E.

Portland, OR
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About Karen J.

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Wheeling, IL
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How many people can Officiate at your wedding and also bake and decorate your cake? Take your pick, one or both, Rev. Karen is able to come through for you on your special day. Lessons in basic cake decorating available along with ice cream cake decorating.

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Linda P. April 28, 2016
· Meditation · In home
Caring and motivational
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Linda April 28, 2016
· Meditation · In studio
Excellent

About Marcel M.

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Glendale, CA

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I cook almost every day and baker a lot, even if I bring it to friends very often, because I simply bake too much. ;)
As a German, I am used to homemade food and I am sure there is a lot I can teach my students.

Teaching is more a hobby and pleasure for me than a side job. My students mostly have to remind me that the time is over and I have to let them go. ;)

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Ems H. July 2, 2017
· Mixed Martial Arts · In home
I did not actually take any lessons with him, but his schedule did not reflect what showed as available in Takelessons. He had a very bad attitude and would not actually schedule the lesson after several exchanges.
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Andy June 2, 2017
· German · Online
I need to improve my spoken German for business and Marcel has been invaluable in helping me improve at a good pace while being incredibly flexible on lesson planning.

I've been working with him for about a month now and I've grown to feel more comfortable speaking with my colleagues who are native German speakers.

If you want a native, professional teacher who can be fun...Marcel is your guy.
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Thia S. January 22, 2017
· Microsoft Word · In home
Marcel is a great teacher, solved all my complicated issues and answered every question with advanced knowledge. He's patient and has a light humorous way of making you feel smart when you need it most!

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Portland, OR

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I have worked in the pastry industry for 8 years now and have worked for companies, then eventually for myself. My students can expect a vast knowledge of recipes and icing techniques that will make for beautiful birthday and wedding cakes. You will learn about measurements, layering, fillings, cake and frosting recipes and shaping. Students must supply baking equipment.

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Ralph E. January 31, 2016
· Flute · In studio
Adam and I hit it off immediately. I like his teaching methods and I believe I will easily achieve my goals. I look forward to having fun and future lessons.
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Khadine August 13, 2015
· Cake Decorating · In studio
Adam was an awesome teacher. He was very patient with me. I love how passionate he is about his skill. I learned a lot from him and would recommend him to anyone. Keep up the great work and much success to you and your future.
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Anna August 9, 2015
· Piano · In home
Adam is a fabulous instructor. My daughter studid with Adam for years. She had learned so much from him. Our family loves Adam and we highly recommend him.

Stella R.

Northridge, CA
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Kathryn B.

Mc Lean, VA
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gabriella R.

Ridgewood, NY
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About Stella R.

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Northridge, CA
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I love to decorate cakes. With frosting,buttercream or fondant I can teach you how to create your favorite Disney characters or the beauty of flowers and embellishments on your cakes or cupcakes.

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Nancy R. July 25, 2017
· Sewing · In home
Stella is a wonderful teacher. What I had been unable to teach myself, she taught me in no time. Patient, thorough, funny, interactive and did I say patient? And in seconds, she knew my machine better than I. And who knows, I may decide to learn a new craft just so I can continue working with her.
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Ella Z. January 6, 2017
· Sewing · In home
Great person, great instructor. Extremely helpful and very pleasant.
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Katharina December 4, 2016
· Crocheting · In studio
Stella was very patient, kind and professional. She is extremely knowledgeable when it comes to her subjects. I highly recommend her!

About Kathryn B.

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Mc Lean, VA

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Want to learn how to bake and decorate an impressive cake? Look no further! I am flexible in how we set up lessons (planning lesson, technique lesson, shopping lesson, actual baking/decorating lesson), but whatever you are wanting to learn about the cake world, I am willing to teach! I have taken many classes from L'academie de cuisine, and have lots of experience entertaining with baking cakes! Come join me for your next cake occasion! (Food and supplies not included in cost, I will supply the tools)

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Wesley D. May 15, 2018
· Singing · Online
Kathryn is a beautiful singer and a sensitive teacher. I could not recommend her enough to anyone who is looking to improve their singing voice!
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Salman Basim April 19, 2018
· Singing · Online
Great Kathryn is so talented and funny
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Max February 27, 2018
· Classical Voice · In studio
Kathryn has the knowledge and the patience to teach people voice and music with ease.

Upon receiving instruction on vocal health and properly navigating through my passagio, my voice has now improved in endurance, flexibility, and resonance.

Kathryn also polished my knowledge in music theory so that I may perform the Aria's I currently sing with more accuracy to the composers intent.

She is patient, passionate, and willing to go the extra mile to be able to guarantee the success of each of her students in their musical endeavors. Rarely have I found a teacher willing to take the time to make sure that everything I learned is done to how I learn as a student.

I cherish the time I spend with Kathryn and am confident now in my abilities as a performer and as a musician to be successful in the professional world. 11/10 would go again.

About gabriella R.

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Ridgewood, NY

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I love sharing what I have learned and if you have a passion for desserts but do not necessarily want to go to a full time culinary school I am more than happy to share what I have learned.

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Brian A. May 21, 2018
· Cooking · In home
Gabriella gave a great lesson, really easy to follow, and the food was great. Would definitely book another lesson

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