Cake is about so much more than just flavour. Cake is history, nostalgia, cultural DNA and therapy. Cake is also theatre. The visual forms of cake speak a language of their own. Inspired by their place of origin, to commemorate a specific event or historical figure or to prove sheer culinary audacity, cakes are an important part of any country’s culinary vernacular. Each delicacy comes to life in The Art of Cake through the charming writing and seductive illustrations. Author and illustrator Alice Oehr keenly observes the finery of cake: colours, patterns, toppings, packaging and forms of display, teaching us to fully appreciate our favourite desserts. Just like cake, this is a book to adorn any festive occasion or to be enjoyed on one’s own.
Author: Alie Oehr
Format: Hardcover (full colour).
Dimensions (cm): 20.4 x 16
Weight (kg): 0.5
How we get Melbournalia to you...
If you're in Australia, we offer flat rate shipping on all orders.
Please see our Shipping Guide for seasonal offers and more information.
We also offer a free Pickup option so you can simply pop by and pick up your local goods in person from Melbournalia HQ on level 5 of heritage, art deco Mitchell House.
Large corporate orders outside the Melbourne CBD may incur a delivery fee.
If you plan on sending your purchase overseas please research local customs and regulations for the country you are sending to and ensure the items comply. Some countries and states within Australia have restrictions on food and other consumables.
Online Gift Vouchers will be emailed - no shipping required