Pat Jacoby, owner of Patty-Cakes in Highland, IL is an award-winning cake designer with over 35 years of experience. Pat opened her cake studio in May of 1981 and has been designing cakes ever since. Her skill in the design of cakes stems from a lifetime interest in art and the love of creating something “different”.
In addition to teaching cake decorating, Pat demonstrates new skills and techniques to her fellow sugar artists at seminars, cake club meetings, and ICES days of sharing and ICES Convention.
Pat is a two time undefeated champion of TLC’s “Ultimate Cake Off”. She and her team won first place for the “Fourth of July Celebration” in July 2009 and again in season 2 won “ The Vintage Wedding Cake” episode. She and her team were also the winners of the first ICES Cake Challenge 2011 at the National Convention in Charlotte, NC. Pat is a regular guest chef on “Great Day St. Louis”.
Creations from Patty-Cakes have been featured on numerous TV Shows “Show Me St. Louis”, “Great Day St. Louis”, KMOV TV News, KPLR TV news, and in publications such as The Knot, St. Louis Best Bridal, St. Louis Bride and Groom, St. Charles Magazine, Arts & Expression, St. Louis Post Dispatch Sunday Magazine, American Cake Decorating, and ICES. Pat is also on the advisory board at St. Louis Community College for their baking and pastry arts degree programs.