Cake Exhibition at the Woodmere Art Museum

A huge THANK YOU to the Woodmere Art Museum for allowing me the opportunity to curate a cake exhibition of 10 cake artists and their cake artistry inspired by artwork on view in their show A More Perfect Union! We had an amazing gallery talk, tasting and reception- and each cake artist had the opportunity to discuss their cake creations.
I’d also like to give a big THANK YOU to Brian James Studios for taking these stunning photos of


Our Next Pro Series of 4 Classes Starts April 5!

Want to up your cake decorating skills to the pro level? Our next Beyond Basics Pro Series of 4 classes is set to start again on Wednesday April 5. Check out all of the techniques you’ll learn in a  small, intimate class of only 4 people! See details by clicking HERE.

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Join Us at the Woodmere Cake Exhibition Party

The Wedding Cake: A Perfect Union of Fine Art & Cake Art on show at the Woodmere Art Museum
Please join us for a special show of cakes inspired by the artwork on view during the Woodmere Art Museum’s exhibition: A More Perfect Union? Race, Sex, and Power in the Art of Couples.* Co-curated by Noelle DeSantis, cake artist and owner of Ella Vanilla cake decorating supply shop in Chestnut Hill, the show will examine the connections between fine art and cake art-highlighting the


Holiday Hours

We’ll be closed on January 1, 2nd and 3rd.
Feel free to email Noelle@EllaVanilla to register for classes or to book a party while we are closed. Thank you and Happy New Year!

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Free Demo- Holly Decorations

You’re invited this Thursday, December 1 to join us for some holly decoration making and some holiday cheer!
Please RSVP to Noelle@EllaVanilla.com as space is limited!
Thursday, Dec 1 from 4:30 to 5, or 7 to 7:30


Seasonal Decorating Classes!

Tis almost the season for cookie, cupcake and cake decorating! We have an array of kids, tween and Adult classes for you to learn skills to wow your family and friends! We’re also excited to have master cake artist Jenny Liebau join our teaching team to instruct some amazing classes. She brings over 20 years of decorating experience and is former owner of a cake salon near Paris, France. Welcome Jenny! See our November class calendar HERE.


Harry Potter Cake Contest

The winner of Ella Vanilla’s Harry Potter Cake Show for Desirable Cake No 1 goes to…. Bella of The Queen Cake! Well done Bella!!! She walks away with $100 Ella Vanilla Gift Card, as well as a professional tool kit and 22.5 pounds of fondant courtesy of our friends at Knightsbridge PME cake tools. We’d also like to thank J. Berendt Photography for taking these beautiful photos below,
WINNER- Dobby Has No Master, Only Chocolate Cake by The Queen Cake


Harry Potter Desirable Cake No 1 Show

Cake Muggles! Be sure to come see Ella Vanilla’s Harry Potter Cake Show during Chestnut Hills mega Harry Potter festival, Saturday, October 22 from 11am to 5pm! Professional area cake artists and bakeries will highlight their sugar artistry with Harry Potter cake creations on display. Vote for #DesirableCakeNo1 and enter a chance to win $100 gift card to Ella Vanilla good to use for cake decorating supplies, classes or towards a party!
Participants include Night Kitchen Bakery, The Frosted Fox Bakery,