WEDDING CAKE AWARD sponsored by Renshaw

This category recognises the very best wedding cake designer, whether a traditional tiered creation or something more unique to celebrate a wonderful occasion!

SUGAR FLOWERS AWARD

This category recognises beautiful sugar flowers. Traditionally on wedding cakes, they are a perfect decoration for any celebration cake. Who do you think is the best when it comes to realistic sugar flowers?

Sculpted CAKE AWARD 

This can be any carved or sculpted cake that is not your regular geometric shape. We are looking for cake artists who are not afraid to use their imagination and push the boundaries of convention.

COOKIE AWARD sponsored by japan salonaise association

From hand painted masterpieces to 3D creations, cookies are a showcase for some amazing decorating and sugarcraft techniques on a biscuit base. You may nominate a single decorated cookie or a collection of up to 12.

PAINTED CAKE AWARD SPONSORED BY RAINBOW DUST

Painted cakes have become a trend in the world of cake decorating. This category is to appreciate who has the best brush strokes and attention to detail in producing beautiful painted designs from edible mediums!

ROYAL ICING AWARD

Royal icing is a classic way to create intricate patterns and impressive designs. This category honours those using it in a traditional or modern way to create stunning pieces.

MODELLING EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award recognises superb modelling skills used for decorations adorning celebration cakes, be it perfect figure modelling or fascinating miniature creations. Nominations can be for any medium, edible and non-edible.

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD SPONSORED by THE CAKE DECORATING COMPANY

This exciting new award allows you to pick your favourite cake artist. Tell us who you think is deserving! The winner will be based on the number of nominations.

BEST PRODUCT AWARD

This award recognises the product you love using, maybe new this year, or something you just cannot live without. A cutter, mould, tool, decorative item, perhaps an ingredient, what product do you love the most?

COLLABORATION AWARD

Collaborations are a great way to bring talented cake artists from all over the world together in the name of awesome cakes, usually themed or to celebrate a specific event. They can be nominated for overall visual impact and individual pieces. Applicable for collaborations between July 2018 and June 2019.

best cake show award

With many fantastic shows around the globe, this award is for the organisers. Organising an event that joins cake artists, vendors, competitions and so much more is a really difficult task. This award is to the group of organisers or companies that work tirelessly to put on great shows for us. The winner will be based on the number of nominations.

Rising star awarD sponsored by cake international

Recognising up and coming talent is something to celebrate, whether someone starting to excel in their field, new to the industry or even someone you have just recently started to notice a lot more. We want to know who you think is worthy and would be someone to look out for in the future!

BEST SHOW PIECE AWARD

This award acknowledges the outstanding talent, creativity and courage needed to create a show-stopping piece. Whether for an exhibition or PR stunt, they test the limits of edible art in a huge way.

CAKE HERO AWARD

The cake world is full of fabulous, creative and fascinating people. Nominate your all-time celebrity cake artist, the caker you get the most inspiration from or just someone who is YOUR cake hero!

BEST MAGAZINE COVER AWARD

Our front covers exhibit some of the most inspiring and gorgeous cakes in the industry. This award will recognise the best Cake Masters Magazine cover between July 2018 and June 2019.

BEST LEARNING EXPERIENCE AWARD

This category is to identify and congratulate any teacher, school/facility or online resource that delivers real value and cake decorating skills in an accessible way.

BEST RETAILER AWARD

With so many retailers serving our community, which do you feel best caters to your needs in terms of affordability, stock, delivery, customer service and variety? This category is open to both online and store-based retailers worldwide.

cake artist of the year 2019 sponsored BY CAKE STUFF

A very special award given by our Editor, Rosie Mazumder, to one all-encompassing cake artist in the industry. We would love to hear who you think deserves to win the title.