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Marshmallow Fondant

So, today I finally got to play at making some Marshmallow Fondant, I used 8oz Mini Marshmallows, 1lb Icing Sugar, 2 Tblespoon water. Added the water to the marshmallows and microwaved for 1 minute on high, whilst they were melting I...

How to make a Briar rose

This is the way I make Briar roses. For full Tutorial visit my Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/MelinArtCakes New tutorials coming soon.

Why cake decorating is hard work

I was asked to do a cake for a girl freinds son who was graduating university. He is also in the police force so I was asked to do a round cake with a graduation cap and scroll on it. Easy peasy I thought, yeah, mother nature had other...

On A Mission #2: Baylee's Cookies

https://www.facebook.com/PrayersForBaylee There’s a link above for beautiful Baylee. I hope people are inspired to stop by and pray for this precious little girl. I haven’t met her but that doesn’t matter. She’s important and precious,...

Handwritten Text on your Cakes #1: Isograph Technical Pens for Cakes

This is for those people who are not so skillled in using paintbrush like me. :) Just realized that Isograph Techical Pens can be used for your wanted sharpness and crispiness of your hand-written text and drawing outlines on your cakes. You...

Spongebob stick cookies

Wedding/event Fayre

Hi everyone, I’m doing a wedding/event Fayre in a few weeks and as its my first one I’m not sure how many display cakes I should prepare and how many samples. I was going to take 3 different weeding cakes but then found out from the venue that...

CakesDecor Quarterly Awards - Winter 2013 #2: Cast Your Votes

Awards entry period is over and we ended up with 177 amazing entries in ‘Ruffles’ category. Now it’s time to pick your top 5 list and cast your votes. Voting deadline is on January 31, 2013 at 6 PM GMT . Please note that if you submitted...

We're cooking win' gas!

Ooh naughty me! Not blogged for almost 2 months! Consider my hand slapped! Well, we had a lovely Christmas and New Year though it seems a distant memory now! As I leap into 2013, I’m full to the brim with giddyness! This year sees my first...

Converse High top Sneaker Tutorial

Here is my attempt at a tutorial for the Converse HighTop Sneaker that i did for my daughter. It’s my first attempt at a tutorial, so big learning curve there, so please let me know if you have any questions! www.facebook.com/sweetscenecakes ...