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About Handi's Cakes

HANDI'S CAKES

Handi's Cakes is owned and managed by Handi Mulyana. Handi was born to decorate cakes. At 10 years old he began working in Ten Keng Cu Bakery - the family cake shop in Indonesia. Soon after migrating to Sydney in 1994, he established his own business - Handi's Cakes. He has over 20 years experience in making, decorating and sculpturing cakes for all occasions.

Handi has gained a reputation as an exceptional cake artist. Handi personally designs, decorates and sculptures all his cakes. Handi's Cakes are nationally known and respected for their superior quality and astounding value.


TEACHING

Handi has many years experience in teaching students the skill of decorating cakes and the art of sugar-craft. Handi is not only a gifted cake decorator, he is a natural teacher. His friendly charisma and passion for decorating combine to make him an outstanding teacher. Handi teaches all his workshops, ensuring students receive the opportunity of working directly with him.


MEDIA PROFILE

Since 2008, Handi has made numerous television appearances on programs including: Fresh; Sydney Weekender; The Disney Channel; and the Morning Show. Handi has also recently appeared on Australian MasterChef. He proved so popular in the First Series, he was invited back as the Cake Decorating Consultant in MasterChef's Second Series. His media profile and celebrity cake making will continue to gain momentum into 2011.


HANDI'S CAREER IN A SNAPSHOT

1988-1994 Tan Keng Cu Bakery Indonesia
1995-1996 Diploma in Hospitality - William Blue, Sydney
1998-1999 Cake Decorating courses through NSW Cake Decorating Guild
2000-2002 Diploma in Cake Making and Decorating, NSW TAFE
2003-2005 The Cake Store, London
2005-2010  Planet Cake Sydney - Course Director
1999 1st Prize in the annual Bobby Goldsmith Foundation 'Boys Own Bake-Off'
2002 1st Prize in the annual Bobby Goldsmith Foundation 'Boys Own Bake-Off'
2008 2nd Prize in the annual Bobby Goldsmith Foundation 'Boys Own Bake-Off'
Teaching Director, Planet Cake
2009 1st Prize. Best Decorated Cake. Sydney Easter Show
2010 Head of Teaching School, Handi's Cakes until present
  3rd Prize. Best Novelty cake. Sydney Easter Show
2011 Cake Decorator Of the Year by National Baking Industry Association
2012 5th place, wedding industry expert award
2013 3rd Prize, Best Wedding cake, Sydney Easter Show
2014 1st Prize, Best Wedding cake, Sydney Easter Show

LATEST on HANDI'S CAKES BLOG

grand opening and workshop in jakarta

20 Aug 2014 at 12:49am

 1 july 2015, i was so honored to be invited to this amazing high tech grand opening of the new school in Jakarta... Sugar World Academy.  in this cake school there will be numerous master classes will be taught by international cake artists

 here is the sample for some of the food served at the g...

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Doha, UAE workshops and demo at the Indonesian Embassy for Qatar

31 Jul 2014 at 8:33am

 i was so over the moon when one of my good students who lives in Doha UAE asking me to go and do a few workshop under baking studio... yusy and safinaz were working tirelessly to make sure the classes run smoothly which they did. and they still manage to smile all the way... love you both
 the cl...

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fruit box and a cocktail topsy turvy

31 Jul 2014 at 8:02am

 something a little more fresh and healthy design... lots of learning outcomes from this unique workshop. students will have a chance to learn and work with chocolate molding paste, airbrush and a little bit of painting as well as learning how to essemble the cake with an appropriate support.
fro...

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amazing dessert topsy turvy

31 Jul 2014 at 7:55am

 recently i did this amazing dessert workshop that i just love it so much... measuring 85cm tall and full of delicious sweets... done in cakes and mostly edible.  now many other places starting to teach this class with their own twist... i am so happy that my design is much loved by others...
 how...

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Köln, Germany. 3T madhatter workshop

31 Jul 2014 at 7:39am

 recently i went to köln, germany to teach this elegant 3 tier madhatter cake with cascading flowers in may at Tolle Torten.
 the students were so talented and fun, full of laughter and the results were fantastic. I could not be more happier
 and not to mention they are very photogenic and know how...

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