Birthday Cookie Design

A course by Hani Bacova (Haniela's) , Baker and Cookie Decorator

Baker and Cookie Decorator. Altea, Spain.
Joined November 2023

Master cookie design. Explore materials, sketching, and royal icing techniques to create stunning themed-cookies.

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  • 319 students
  • Audio: English, Spanish
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Master cookie design. Explore materials, sketching, and royal icing techniques to create stunning themed-cookies.

Step into the world of cookie decorating with Hani, the creative mind and heart behind hanielas.com.

In this online course, Hani, who has earned accolades from major platforms such as GoodHouseKeeping and Buzzfeed, will guide you step-by-step on how to transform simple cookies into small works of edible art. With her vast experience collaborating with well-known brands such as Wilton, Sugar Whale, AC More, Oreo and Facebook, as well as teaching corporate classes and selling her decorating kits, Hani has perfected the art of creating cookies that are not only delicious, but also visually stunning.

You’ll learn how to turn any occasion into a memorable event with themed cookies that brighten up parties and celebrations. Dressed in icing and sprinkles, these cookies are like edible emojis, capable of conveying heartfelt and fun messages with every bite.

Throughout the course, you’ll discover how to find inspiration and create a mood board to guide your designs. Hani will teach you how to draw your own designs and make custom cookie cutters. You’ll learn the basics of baking and decorating, from preparing the dough to applying icing and other decorations.

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What will you learn in this online course?

17 lessons & 38 downloads

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  • 319 students
  • 17 lessons (2h 39m)
  • 38 additional resources (13 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English, Spanish
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

The final project involves creating a set of four unique cookies that celebrate a special occasion.

Each cookie will be designed and decorated by you, reflecting your personal style and the skills learned during the course to transform simple cookies into stunning works of edible art.

Who is this online course for?

This course is designed for anyone interested in the art of cookie decoration, from beginners who want to learn about baking and decorating to experienced decorators seeking advanced techniques and customization of designs.

It is ideal for those who enjoy creative cooking and want to impress at special events with unique and personal creations.

Requirements and materials

To participate in the course, you'll need a basic set of tools for baking and decorating cookies, including baking trays, a mixer, tips, pastry bags, and food coloring.


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Hani Bacova (Haniela's)

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Baker and Cookie Decorator

Hani Bacova is the founder of Haniela's, a platform dedicated to cookie decorating and recipe development. Since its inception in 2007, Hani has evolved from sharing edible gifts with friends to teaching her techniques through tutorials on her blog and YouTube channel.

Hani combines her love of cooking with a passion for teaching, providing others with the tools and knowledge to create their own edible masterpieces. With collaborations with well-known brands such as Wilton, Sugar Whale, AC More, Oreo and Facebook and an online learning community, she has inspired thousands to explore the art of cookie decorating. In addition, her creativity and passion have led her to earn accolades on major platforms such as GoodHouseKeeping and Buzzfeed, making her a distinguished voice in the culinary world.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    Preparation and Planning

    • Inspiration and Mood Board
    • Cookie Cutter Templates and Sketching Cookie Designs
    • Materials
  • U3

    Cookie Dough and Royal Icing Recipes for Decorating

    • Cookie Dough Recipe and Cutting Techniques
    • Preparing Royal Icing
    • Royal Icing Consistencies and Coloring
  • U4

    Mastering Cookie Decorating Techniques

    • Piping Techniques
    • Advanced Decorating Techniques
    • Royal Icing Transfers
  • U5

    Decorating Birthday Cookies

    • Decorating Baloon Cookies
    • Decorating Party Hat Cookies
    • Decorating Present Cookies
    • Decorating Cupcake Cookies
  • U6

    Storage, Packaging, Shipping

    • How to Store and Package Cookies
    • Shipping Tips
  • FP

    Final project

    • Cookie Decorating

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Birthday Cookie Design. Culinary course by Hani Bacova (Haniela's)

Birthday Cookie Design

A course by Hani Bacova (Haniela's)
Baker and Cookie Decorator. Altea, Spain.
Joined November 2023
  • 100% positive reviews (1)
  • 319 students