How to Use Cake Stencils on Buttercream

Looking for a way to spruce up your cakes? Wanting a simple way to decorate buttercream? Using cake stencils is an easy and fun way to step up your cake decorating skills.


01 Buttercream

02 Gel food coloring

03 Shortening

Flour Bowl


01 Cake Stencils

02 Wax or parchment paper

03 Spatula

04 Scissors

05 Piping Bag

Frost Your Cake


Frost your cake with buttercream frosting. Place it in the fridge and allow it to chill for at least an hour.

Prepare the Stencils


Decide on what stencils you are going to use on your cake and wash them before using it. You may need to ...

Place the Stencil on the Cake


You may place a piece of wax or parchment paper on your cake with a thin layer ...

Remove the Stencil


Carefully remove the stencil from the cake. If any of the stencils smeared on the cake, carefully take a knife to remove it.

How to Use Cake Stencils on Buttercream