Hi, I’m Tracy Stonard the founder of Magenta Cakes.
I’ve always had a sweet tooth, as those who know me will testify.
However my love for baking and cake decorating really took hold when I was expecting my son.
With a determination to embrace my creativity and fulfil my desire to run my own business I founded Magenta Cakes in 2009.
Since those beginnings it’s evolved from delivering baked treats to offices, to creating celebration cakes & cupcakes, to teaching and writing.
We first introduced our popular range of classes in 2011. It’s really important to me that our students come to have fun, relax and learn in a friendly environment. Therefore it’s my aim to ensure that they leave feeling happy and inspired. Many my students have even gone on to create their own cupcake businesses as a result of coming to our classes. I also offer business mentoring and programs to those seeking advice on starting a cake business from home ( for more information see our business page).
I’m really passionate about creating and sharing my knowledge of cakes, baking and running a business. This is the inspiration behind our increasingly popular ‘Magenta Cakes’ blog which has thousands of visitors a month.
If you wish to keep up to date with our latest news then don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter by entering your details on the right hand side of this page.