Name: Anna Maria Roche
Job title: Senior Cake Artist
How long have you been working at Planet Cake? 5.5 years
What’s the best thing about your job? The ability to create.
What qualities/skills/training do you think are needed to be a successful cake decorator/designer? It helps to have a pastry chef background and having artistic abilities, creativity and lots of patience.
What’s the most challenging cake you’ve had to make/design? Anything technical (like aircraft carriers) planes and cars. I don’t like them much.
What’s been the most outrageous/ridiculous request? No outrageous requests but plenty of ridiculous time limits!
What’s your favourite type of cake to eat? I love everything that is sweet.
Any disasters? No disasters, just solutions.
What’s your favourite type of cake to make/design? Designs that defy gravity and pretty cakes with flowers.