Press release: Wedding Cake Artist Maggie (Austin) LaBaugh Still Sweats Every Perfect Detail | The French Pastry School

Press release: Wedding Cake Artist Maggie (Austin) LaBaugh Still Sweats Every Perfect Detail

Wedding Cake Artist Maggie (Austin) LaBaugh Still Sweats Every Perfect Detail
The Washington Post |
November 9, 2011

For 23 of her first 26 years, Maggie LaBaugh’s life had a singular purpose: mastering her technique as a ballerina. Awards and accolades came easily as she ascended the world of professional dance, but to her they seemed superfluous. What drove LaBaugh into the studio every day was the opportunity to have a shot at perfection. Each hour, each fragment of choreography, was a chance to create something beautiful and pristine. She labored relentlessly on tiny details, repeating a movement over and over for days until it was exactly right. (read more)