Our Story...

Crafty Cakes Located in Exeter, Devon, Crafty Cakes is a well established company with a dedicated team of skilled cake designers and sugar craft artists, all having their own individual areas of expertise. We have built up an exceptional reputation for quality and friendliness and our personalised cakes for all occasions are something we are very proud of. We are happy to discuss any bespoke designs you may have and our staff will always give you a warm and friendly welcome. We also value very much our corporate clients and have established very good connections with local businesses.
Becky Cuming  Becky
At the flag of our ship is Becky, the owner and general chief of our business. Becky has been working at Crafty Cakes since 1989. Then in 1996 she had the fantastic opportunity to buy the business and has never looked back. Her love of creating beautiful cakes for your special occasions has been at the heart of the business since the beginning. For Becky the cakes are more than a business and she values the trust placed in her to create something beautiful for your special occasions and to allow Crafty Cakes to be part of those special days of your life. Becky is married with a wonderful family, Adrian her Husband and two wonderful boys, Ethan and Ruben. In her spare time, when time allows, she loves spending time in her garden, walks with her faithful collie, Tom and looking after her horse Spice.
Crafty Cakes Meet our shop front team...
Nicky Brown Nicky
Our very own creative spark in the shop and also dresses our window displays, so any thoughts see Nicky! She is a key member of the shop team. She spends much of her time with her daughters and son, she is also now a doting nanny and spends many hours baking with her grandchildren. She enjoys socialising and catching up with her many friends. 
Gill Meredith

Whilst having retired from her many years in the health service, Gill now helps out in the shop and also takes care of our HR and H&S policies. During her own time Gill is actively involved in many local events and also making sure her grandson Matt behaves and does as he's told! Occasionally she visits her daughter Debbie who lives in Ireland.

Jane Burton

Our new shop lady Jane only started with us in January this year. She is doing all things shop and is coming up to speed very quickly. Away form work, Jane is married to Mike with two children Christopher and Emily. Jane has been known to do the occasional cycle ride and is intending to cycle to work - we will see if that actually happens! Jane also loves her gardening at her allotment. She has friends with Becky C. since the age of four when they were at Doddiscombleigh primary school.

Tracey Richardson Tracey
Another able shop assistant, Tracey is mainly retired and has been for many years but now we are fortunate to have her for one day a week (well that's what we tell her anyway). We don't need a radio for entertainment we have Tracey, she has a very special way with words and sometimes they even come out in the right order! You have to laugh, wonder, and shake you head in disbelief! Married to her long suffering husband Jason and has two off-spring Sophie and Jack. We love her really!
And of course the creative and talented ones behind the scenes...
Becky Wooton Becky no: 2
Becky is close to being a real life wonder woman, there is nothing she cannot do - obviously cake decorating mainly, but also she can change a gear box, make clothes, and slaying dragons in her spare time! Becky is married to Paul and they have two lovely daughters Anya and Livvi who are also proving to be as talented as their mum.
Hannah Hackett-Brown

Hannah has joined the kitchen side as an able cake decorator. She is also our resident photo snapper!

She enjoys, photography, baking and Game of Thrones reenactment events. Hannah is married to Tommy and also has a young daughter Florence to keep her busy.

Sam Brookman

Our new cake decorator Sam who enjoys all things cakes and floristry and is naturally very artistic!

She is married to Matt and they have a young prince named Rupert. Apart from enjoying family time Sam likes a bit of crocheting and anything sport related - especially tennis.

Gill Bojar Gill

Gill and Becky (no 1) first worked together at what used to be Tinleys of Exeter in cathedral yard back in the early 90s, she took Becky under her wing and taught her the art of royal icing and cake decorating, it was the start of a great friendship which is still going strong today. Gill can produce the most amazing sugar lace and embroidery work, her extension work and royal icing skills are amazing. Gill loves spending time with her family and is a real life Snow White nurturing and feeding all of natures wildlife.

Andrew Williams Andrew
Now retired (sort of) at the ripe old age of 50 something, Andrew comes in and helps out when needed or when his busy holiday schedule allows. He also creates our wonderful award winning sugar flower bouquet creations. Andrew is a keen gardener and spends a lot of time enjoying his garden. He also loves his West End musicals of which he has seen many.

I'm the one that does everything that needs doing behind the scenes in the office from bookkeeping, payroll, marketing, HR, H&S and general admin to the website your on now! I am also Becky C's other or better half. We enjoy very busy lives with work, home life, and spending what free time we have with the boys. Also very occasionally when time allows I like to get out on my mountain bike for a couple of hours.