Cheerio! back in late September

A very whizzy cheerio to you all. I will be internet-free as of now so won’t be able to follow your lovely creations. Will catch up when I get back. Thank you all of you for your wonderful friendship and support. Cars are loaded up …...

Jungle Leaves - my way

When I made my Jungle Safari Cake for George I wanted to make those very ‘jungley’ leaves with the loopy slits in the sides but I didn’t have a cutter. I had a little think and came up with this idea. I used an empty drink can and cut a strip...

Stamping/painting

I have done a few more picture tutorial’s to show my method’s hope they help :) First up how is the stamping part , normally i would do this straight onto the cake. You could also use this method cut out and then paint and add to cake for a...

modelling tutorial #1: Hands

Gumpaste Carnations - no special cutters required (with lots of pictures!)

Hi all, By request :) I took photos of every step so I hope this should be clear and detailed enough for beginners like myself to follow (I’ve discovered it’s rather hard to balance a camera in one hand lol). These are some carnations I made...

Sweet Angel - tutorial

gum paste wheat tutorial

Stamping.

Odd title i know, i have done three cakes now using flexible rubber stamps these work great as they can bend around a cake when you imprint them, it’s best to do it as soon as you have covered the cake in fondant as you need it soft. I also like...

PASCAL

You can visit my facebook page to see the entire cake https://www.facebook.com/SilviaManciniCakeArt?focus_composer=true&ref_type=bookmark

Boeing 787 Dreamliner cake construction

My constructed cake board and my templates, I added extra height to the sides to allow room for the steel rods to come through underneath the board. I then cut out the aircraft template from mdf, this is where the cake will be placed. I...