I just wanted to say hi, as I am new to this site. I am a self-taught cake decorator. I decided I wanted to learn to make my own cakes when my 2 oldest children both had a birthday in December, which as you know is already a little pricey without adding birthdays. So I bought that little yellow book from Walmart and decorated my first cakes 12 years ago next month. Were they fabulous? No. But my 4 year old daughter knew that it was Clifford the Big Red Dog on her cake. And that was all that m...
The results are in and it’s time to officially announce the winners of the CakesDecor Quarterly Awards - Fall 2013. There were 187 beautiful entries posted in the Black & White Cakes category. Thank you all for submitting your cakes and for voting. And here are the winning cakes… ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Winner $200 Cash Prize Custom Apron from Calli Six Months Premium Listing on CakeDecorPros.com 188 points ~ Runner Up $50 Cash Pr...
For this technic you will need one of lace mat that are used normally with some of flexible sugar pastes and if you are run out of the specific product, you can try out my idea. Hope you will enjoy it. You will need1. Lace mat of your choice2. Sugar paste /DON”T add extra CMC/3. Scraper5. Smoother5. Rolling pin6. Cutting tool If you wish to have as a result two tone lace you have to add first color first. Than add the second layer with contrast color If you are creating...
100% buttercream 2-tiered Wiz of Oz cake theme for March of Dimes benefit.Frost top and bottom tiers in buttercream. On top tier add 2-tones of blue for sky effect and smooth in leaving variations of colors… Outline w/ tooth pick shape for hot air balloon . Out line w/ red #4 and white & red for fill in balloon #5 and black for basket #4. Smooth balloon w/ finger tip dipped in warm water, and then out line again in red #4. Put #5 piped white clouds around to...
Well, we finally are ready to take our gumpaste roses to fully open from open rose (the fourth stage). In the spray above I have one bud, 2 partially open roses, 4 open roses, and 3 fully open roses. To achieve a realistic fully open rose I will show you how to wire the last 7 to 9 petals on your open rose. I have found by wiring the petals the rose is not only a realistic, but is stronger and easier to handle. Generally, I would have petal dusted the rose after the wired petals… ...
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This Christmas cookies can be both eaten and used as Christmas tree decorations. Here’s what you need cold shortcrust pastry mini cookies plunger cutters rolling pin with rings of two sizes silicone baking sheet or parchment lined ones pan with parchment paper skewer stick white fondant color decors red and green cup with icing sugar for roll cup with icing sugar and water 1 brush 1 cutter Star shaped tool 3mm/0.11 ’’ ribbon ...
Awards entry period is over and we ended up with 187 amazing entries in ‘Black & White cakes’ category. Now it’s time to pick your top 5 list and cast your votes. Voting deadline is on October 31, 2013 at 6 PM GMT . Please note that if you submitted an Awards entry, you will not see your cake listed on the voting page. (You are not allowed to vote for yourself.) So don’t panic – others can pick your entry without any problems. The results will be announced on November 1, 2013 at...
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A very easy coffin cookie to make for Halloween night! :) https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=459007420887327&set=a.273320192789385.64362.273208226133915&type=1&theater
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