About chef erin gardner
Erin is the creator of ErinBakes.com, author of Erin Bakes Cake and a three-time Craftsy instructor. She’s also a regular contributor to The Cake Blog, Craftsy’s cake decorating blog, and American Cake Decorating magazine. Erin previously worked as a pastry chef in numerous New England kitchens, including Boston’s legendary Locke Ober, before opening Wild Orchid Baking Company. She quickly became the go-to cake designer for premiere events, even competing on and winning Food Network’s Sweet Genius. Seven years and two babies later, Erin decided to close up shop and instead share her love for baking and cake decorating through her blog, classes and content creation. She has been named one of the best wedding cake makers in the country by both Martha Stewart Weddings and Brides, and her work has been featured in media outlets like Oprah.com, Town & Country, OK Magazine, Huffington Post and HGTV’s DIY Network. When she’s not talking about cake, you can find her exploring New Hampshire’s Seacoast and Lakes Regions with her family.