Presented by:
Hoover’s Magazine
Shelby Living Magazine 

View and sample the artistic and baking talents of top cake designers, bakers & specialists. Then, vote for your favorites!

Tasting tickets are $1 per taste, or a full tasting (8 tastes) for $5. Purchase tasting tickets at either entrance to the Town Hall cake exhibition site.

Tasting and viewing hours are from 11:30am – 4:00pm Saturday and 11:30am – 3:00pm Sunday. The Town Hall is the largest structure on site, and is located adjacent to the bus drop off and the Village Green open space.

Theme & Design Challenge: “Fleas & Antiques

2013 Designers & Bakers to date

Kimberly Wiggins
Cakes by Kim

Brandi Darty
Culinard Graduate

Donna McDow
Crazy Lady Cakes

Emily Forsythe
Louise’s Cakes n’  Things 

Teresa Yager
Teresa’s Catering & Wedding Cakes

More coming soon!

2013 Jurors


Participate as a featured Cake Designer:

Would you like to be a featured cake designer in the 2013 Expo & Tasting? Click here to download the application.


2012 “Alice in Wonderland”

Grand Prize Winner
Teresa Yager of Teresa’s Catering & Wedding Cakes

Best Design
Lindsey Walker of Parlour Pastries by Lindsey

Best Taste
Emily Forsythe of Louise’s Cakes n’ Things


2011 “Plush Patterned Pillows” Grand Prize Winner for Taste & Design
Chef Kay Collier, Culinard


2011″Plush Patterned Pillows” Best Design
Edith Webster & Michelle Witherington, Klinger’s European Bakery

2011″Plush Patterned Pillows” Best Taste
Bianca Priest, Who Doesn’t Like Cake




2010 “Plant-animal Hybrid” Grand Prize Winner for Taste & Design (left): Tyessea Mosley, Culinard
2010″Plant-animal Hybrid” Best Design (right): Chef Kay Collier, Culinard



2009 Grand Prize Winner: Icing Illusions


2008 Grand Prize Winner: Angel’s Cake & Confections

More photos of Nature Cakes from previous years: