Gumpaste Ballet Slipper Tutorial

STEP 1— Buy smallest pair of childrens ballet slippers from Payless Shoe Source I got a size 7 childrens and they were $19.95. They can be re-used for other slippers. Cut off elastic straps and run a basting stitch of thread across shoe from side...

Cake painting #3: Cake topper - A sweet frame

Hi allo! Today I leave you the shots I took during painting this mini doll in a frame. The base is made with fondant; the gel food colors are Sugarflair and are diluted with alcohol. The powder colors are used without water or alcohol and...

Signature Technique

Do you have a “Signature Technique”? Well I have decided to give myself one. Not that I make a lot of cakes, (although one day I would like to.) As an emerging cake decorator and blogger I have been engaged in some cake self reflection of late....

Fondant Tutorials #2: Airbrushing - Soft Feather Effect

A bit of cake airbrushing art for you today… How to create a feather effect on your cake with few air brush strokes and only one other tool!

Decoration, figures, flowers #5: Basket (stroller) for baby..

Security First

Security is a top priority for CakesDecor and you – our members. Today marks an important milestone as we made the switch from HTTP to HTTPS to keep everyone safe on our website. And yes, it’s a site-wide switch, not a page here or there. In a...

Elsa - Frozen #1: How to model Elsa - Frozen

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 3.08 / August 2014

Hello my Lovelies, It was with immense sadness and reluctance that I have to tell you that this will be my last issue as Editor of the CakesDecor Gazette. I have made the very difficult decision to admit that I am spread a little too thin to be...

Interview #26: Shawna McGreevy

Short Bio I’ve always loved art…ANYTHING involving art. As a kid, I would sketch just about everything I saw, just to see how “real” I could make it look. My bedroom door was covered with my sketches (well, in the spots that Joey McIntyre...

Belle baby cake topper

Hi,,this is the second work I made inspired to Disney princesses Animator’s collection. I love the baby version of the Classic Princess 😘 I hope it can be useful for you and, if you like it, you can download the "PDF version of the complete...