PechaKucha Presentation

Extraordinary Cakes

PRESENTED ON DEC 02, 2014
IN NANTES @ VOL 9

The French duet of "Un Jeu d'Enfant" is composed by a pastry cook (Jonathan) and a designer (Sébastien). Together, they realize incredible personalized cakes, with their very own design and tastes always greedier. In a modern style and always in search of novelties, it's really important for us to conceive pastries creations of high quality. {in french}

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Homemade Cake Design

BY ALESSANDRA PACINI
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 02, 2012

These are not the cakes you are used to seeing. In this first presentation from PKN Pisa Vol. 1, Alessandra -- a cake designer -- shares some of the amazing cakes she's produced over the years. Cake design is an interesting form of art, in which anyone can make a professional-looking cake, with no limits to imagination -- although using only edible materials is key. (in Italian)

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Cooking Parties and Workshops

BY JULIA BONDARCHUK
@ VOL 20 ON MAR 22, 2012

Julia Bondarchuk is the owner of the cookery club and shop Edoque, and in her presentation she talks about her cooking parties and workshops, where cooking turns to a game, using culinary construction sets. The master classes and workshops have the goal of inspiring people to cook and to save time when doing so. (in Russian)

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A Better Contrast: 8 Cakes and 1 Candle

BY VICTORIA VELICHKO
@ VOL 6 ON DEC 01, 2011

In this presentation we learn how to engage children in the process of cooking, and the presenter, Victoria Velichko, also shares some thoughts on why she chooses not to buy certain products at the store, but instead straight from the farm. (in Ukrainian)

 
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Designing Cakes

BY MHAIRI WILD
@ VOL 5 ON FEB 26, 2013

Mhairi Wild talks about design, and more specifically, the craft of making cakes. She looks at some of her recipes and processes, and the importance of balance between flavors, the consistency of the cake and icing, and the design elements of the cake’s decoration.

"Presentation of the Day" on May 23, 2013.

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8 Things Designers Can Learn from Baking Cakes

BY JAMES STOCKDALE
@ VOL 21 ON APR 11, 2013

James Stockdale is an architect by trade, but is passionate about cakes. He discusses how cake design principles can be applied to the rest of the design world.

James emphasizes the importance of engaging all the senses, and how to cultivate the ideal work environment and attitude.

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Everyone Loves Cake

BY REBECCA ELGAR
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 27, 2013

Rebecca Elgar writes children's books and for television, but in her spare time she whips up gorgeous, edible cake art. She speaks on the origin of her fascination, and the cooking process for each piece she makes. 

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ダンボッコキッチン

BY YASUYUKI FUKATSU
@ VOL 122 ON FEB 20, 2015

Yasuyuki Fukatsu speaks about some kid's products he's designed to simulate cooking using a bit of cardboard, a smartphone, and a whole lot of love.

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Ordinary to Extraordinary

BY ALKA CHATURVEDI
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 28, 2015

Alka Chaturvedi: Professor at Prestige Institute of Management and zonal trainer of JCI India. She dissects the difference between ordinary and extraordinary and how to make the giant leap for that additional 'extra'.

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Seeing the Extraordinary in the Ordinary

BY EKANT VEER
@ VOL 24 ON JUL 15, 2015

Ekant Veer is using his photos to share his passion seeing the extraordinary and aims to grow up as a photographer. He is looking for that moment in time that changes life!