2013 ICES Convention

The 2013 ICES (International Cake Exploration Society) Convention was held in Lexington, Ky in August 2013. Bakers from around the world gathered for a week long event of classes, shows, meet-and-greet, and tool/supply shopping. 

​"very, very impressed." He encouraged Shanon, to make cake decorating a full-time business and advised her to submit a demo tape to his reality show, Next Great Baker. 

Shanon meets with Buddy Valestro and talks some cake, before a show at "The Louisville Palace" (above)

TLC's "Cake Boss"

Buddy Valestro

Before a show at the "Louisville Palace", Shanon got the opportunity to meet and talk with possibly the nation's best-known cake artist, Buddy Valestro. Known for his very popular show on the TLC network, CAKE BOSS, Buddy and his 'mia familia' have become a household name in recent years.


Buddy looked thorough Shanon's portfolio of cakes from her first year, and was quote, 

Famous Cake Peeps

Over the last few years, Camille has had the opportunity to meet a few very famous people in the cake industry. Check out the line-up of Camille's "cake idols" that she has had the chance to chat it up and get feed-back on her cakes.


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