You will need your icing and cake decorating tools, a cookie sheet and some wax paper to make your cake nice looking. You will also need a flat spot in your freezer to freeze your icing.
Take a piece of wax paper and cut it out so that it is the size of the cake you want to decorate, this is your cake decorating guide. Then place the piece of wax paper, or your cake decorating guide, onto the cookie sheet.
Get your cake icing tools ready and you can start to pipe the decorations onto the piece of wax paper like you would onto the cake. You can use the icing to write words or make pretty roses. If you make a mistake just scoop up the mistake and try again. You can try to make the designs again and again and the wax paper will let you scoop up the mistakes as many times as you want to.
When you get the wax paper to look like you want it to you can put the cookie sheet with the decorated wax paper on it into the freezer and let the icing freeze hard. Once the icing is frozen you can remove it using a spatula and put the icing on your cake like you want it to.
You can use this trick to make your cakes decorated very nice and after a while you might get so good at decorating cakes you won't need to do it on the wax paper anymore.
Decorating cakes can be fun and easy with this simple trick using wax paper and a freezer. You can make a great cake for your child's birthday party or for your anniversary. Surprise someone special with a beautiful cake that you made all by yourself. When you make a cake yourself you can put anything you want on it and you can change your mind if you don't like something without ruining the cake.