Alana Ellison: Madison’s Youngest “Ace Of Cakes”May 5th, 2011 | By Staff | Category: Community News
By Kristin Finney
Greene Publishing, Inc.
While she may not have her own television show, Alana Ellison, 16 years old, has a true talent. She is Madison’s own “Ace of Cakes” She currently resides in Madison with her mother, Amy Ellison, and her sister, Anderlyn Ellison. Alana is a Junior at Madison County High School and has maintained a GPA of 3.8 throughout her high school career. She is an active member in the MCHS Vaquero Guard marching band where she plays the flute as first chair. She is also a member of the Take Stock in Children program.
However, despite her hectic school schedule, Alana has a unique hobby. She bakes cakes. Not simple, from the box cakes, either.
Her cakes include homemade icing as well as personalized layers. She also does fondant decorations and text on her beautiful creations.
It is a hobby Alana and her mother share. They both have a true talent with cake creations. Alana has made cakes for several birthdays, graduations and anniversaries. She enjoys creating new and unique looks in her cakes.
Alana shared, “I have always loved cooking. I took a class at NFCC and realized I had a talent for decorating and that I could make money for doing something I love.”