So my journey started in November when I was given the Great British Bake Off Showstopper recipe book for my birthday from my bestow following the amazing series 3. So I baked my husband a rather amazing chocolate fudge cake (covered in ganache and iced animals from shop), then I baked my granny some little London stout cakes (muffins make with chocolate porter), following those were lots of cupcakes for work for xmas ( seriously need some nozzles) then followed Christmas eve puds with a diff...
I received a lot of interest in this cake board for my latest cake which had a boot on it and so have put together a few pictures I took during the process. 1. Roll out fondant onto board. Mix the fondant to the lightest shade of the stone and add bits of darker shades, roughly moulded in to the paste (I use fairly old fondant mixed with tylose to avoid ripping of the fondant at this stage and also mix bits of old and dry fondant in to create more of an ‘outdoor’ look!) ...
The following video tutorial will show you how I did the “smocking effect” on fondant as shown on these two photos. Here’s the link to the tutorial:
Bio The last thing I ever thought I’d ever be doing is baking and creating cakes as for the majority of my life I have been a Graphic Artist working in all kind of Commercial fields ranging from Textile Designing to the contrast of running a CAD studio for a large Computer Company in South Africa.. My hobbies were extension of that so would dabble in pottery painting, book illustrations, photography and medical drawings. I was born in London and the eldest of 3 girls. My parents mov...
I just havent found the right red velvet for fondant cakes yet – the last one I tried sank (my cakes never sink!) so I am hoping someone out there can help me, I have to make one in a couple of weeks time, Thank you!!
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Hello, I am teacher May, a preschool Teacher 15 years ago and now a school administrator. I love being with children that I did not notice that am working day-in and out in school. One day a business opportunity knocked on my door and I ended up opening a small coffee shop. We named it CofiLaTea, just like the others we have different coffee mixes, organic tea , sandwiches, cupcakes and cakes too.. I hired a baker but things didn’t worked well so I ended up baking :) Being a newbie,...
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