Ewa’s first success is the world of baking. She placed fourth and got recognition for the best cupcake in the Dr. Oetker cake/cupcakedecoration competition. The prize included an all expenses paid trip to Bielefeld where she got to spend the day baking at the Dr.Oetker headquarters with three guests she got to bring along.
Live cupcake decoration demo at the Torten Show in Hamburg. Ewa Feix shows her rose technique to a room full of 30 cupcake fans.
This was the year that Ewa decided to bring the world of cupcake decorating to Frankfurt, Germany. Since opening her baking studio in Frankfurt in 2013, the Ewa Feix Akademie course program offers courses in cake and cupcake decorating and baking, as well as some bonus courses in cake pops and chocolate truffles.
This was a huge undertaking which included the making, packaging and delivery of 500 cake pop truffles. They were all individually decorated with a handmade black fondant fleur de lis and lustre dusted in gold.
Live decoration demo at the conference centre, Messe in Frankfurt. Ewa Feix shows how to use the silicone moulds from the newly launched Made by me Patisserie range of cake decorator tools.
Das Cupcake’s cupcakes gracing the cover of Cupcake Heaven magazine for the first time. Since that first cover, Das Cupcake hasbeen lucky enough to have been on the front cover, a total of 3 more times, adding up to all four quarterly releases of the magazine.
An international delivery for an international luxury brand. This project required the delivery of over 1000 cupcakes nation wide and to Switzerland for the roll out of a new luxury fragrance.
A super exciting collaboration allowed me to design cupcakes to compliment a beautiful perfume bottle for world recognized luxury brand.
Live decoration demo at Douglas (a national cosmetics and fragrance store) on the Zeil in Frankfurt. 3 days filled with sugar flower live demos allowed the store customers to see sugar crafting up close and personal as Ewa Feix turned the fragrance bottle's distinctive lid into edible sugar flowers.
Buttercream flower cake designed for a print ad for a national supermarket chain. The food stylist requested a specific design and using a buttercream designed for long photoshoot sessions, Ewa created this heart shaped cake.
Behind the scenes of a photoshoot for cooperation with Müller. As the perfect complement to their fantastic set of cookie cutters, I designed sugar cookies for their promotional campaign.
Alongside these cutters, Müller launched Ewa’s sugar cookie recipe for their customers nationwide.
Ewa Feix takes the Ewa Feix Akademie on location at the beautiful Laube Liebe Hoffnung in Frankfurt’s Europa quarter. After a long day of training, the group of dentists enjoyed a customized cupcake course led by Ewa Feix on location.
In addition to developing the cookie recipe and designing matching cookies, Das Cupcake fulfilled the delivery of more than 1000 cookies as giveaway for the national launch of this campaign.
The Ewa Feix Akademie welcomed members of Nescafe’s Dolce Gusto rewards club with a baking class. Nescafe partnered with the Ewa Feix Akademie to reward their faithful coffee lovers with the perfect treat, a customized cupcake course.
Culinaria was a live baking event that brought food enthusiasts from the Rhein Main area to watch live baking and cooking events at one of Hessen’s largest shopping centres. Part of a three day program and three custom developed recipes, Ewa baked live for shoppers and foodies alike.
Editing with a smile. On the final stage of editing her book. Taking on this project while pregnant, Ewa wrote a 160 page book, with over 25 original project ideas, that combine baking and decorating techniques using the wonderful stencils, silicon baking moulds and colorful sprinkles that Rico Design has hand picked and designed. The reader can buy the book and see right away how the equipment is used.
The Ewa Feix Akademie welcomed back more lucky members of Nescafe’s Dolce Gusto rewards club with a cake pop class. Nescafe partnered once again with the Ewa Feix Akademie to reward their faithful coffee lovers with the perfect treat, a customized cake pop course.
In partnership with Rico Design and their baking line, Made by me Patisserie Ewa’s first book, Zuckersüss, is finally published. It is compilation of recipes not just limited to the world of decorating cupcakes, but is just as dedicated to design ideas for cake pops, cookies, big celebration cakes and macarons.
Ewa Feix baking live on a nationally syndicated German television show, called Hallo Hessen. Alongside the moderator, Ewa showed off her cupcake skills.
Ewa, live in action during one of her bestseller cupcake decoration courses. Ewa Feix has been teaching for nearly 7 years at Frankfurt’s biggest culinary school, the Genussakademie. These quick paced classes are designed for 20 people and are perfect for those who want their first taste of baking fluffy cupcakes and those who want to dip their toes into the world of gum paste roses and fondant.
Available at German’s largest hobby/craft retailer and on Amazon for nation wide delivery, get your copy of Ewa’s book. Personalized autographed books are available from Das Cupcake’s online shop.
We relocated to the beautiful Taunus area which is 45 minutes outside of Frankfurt’s city centre. This is a step we took to have a bigger location. Although the drive may seem far, our participants are pleasantly surprised by the easy access to parking and the beautiful surrounding nature of the Taunus region.
Ewa added a new class to her expanding class schedule. The macaron class has been a real hit and is continually overbooked. You get to spend the day with Ewa and she tells you all the secrets behind making these perfect French desserts and of course you get to bake your own and take a box home to family and friends.
Ewa added another new class to the itinerary. This is a great class for someone learning about chocolate techniques. We work with dark and white chocolate and make our own fillings and each participant gets to take a box of freshly handmade chocolate home to family and friends.
This is a wonderful party idea in our bigger location. Invite your nearest friends and family for an extraordinary, interactive and fun bachelorette party. Ewa welcomes the bride and her friends with sparkling wine and any class from macarons to chocolate making is customized for the bride on their special day.
I got the privilege of working on an awesome order for Mattel. It was 500 rose cupcakes that they set up in a tower formation for a trade show in Nuremberg. Working all day and into the early evening, we built roses upon roses to create these one of a kind cupcakes. It was so rewarding to see the final cupcakes come to life.
In 2021, Ewa launched her virtual classes. She teaches nation wide via Zoom calls. Das Cupcake sends you a box full of perfectly weighed ingredients and tools directly to your home so you have success baking. During the virtual class, Ewa will guide you through the preparation and piping process and give you enough momentum and guidance to create the perfect macarons or cake pops.