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How to get started making a gumpaste flower from a photo

Lovely Purple Dahlia – Made in gumpaste How I made the purple Dahlia from this photo… What I do when I find a flower I want to make Don’t have the real flower then print the best photo or photos you can find. Look...

Cake Business Book Giveaway #1: Announcement

Time to Start your own Cake Business? We have 5 copies of this fantastic book to give away ! How to enter: Click the “Share” link found below the decription of this banner to share this Giveaway with your friends. Select...

Stress Free Cake Transportation

Raise your hand if you’ve ever had to transport a cake and thought that your heart just couldn’t take the strain. (raising hand) Raise your hand if you’ve ever transported a cake and mourned the crack that showed up in the frosting. (raising...

A question about buttercream iceing

How can I make a buttercream iceing that wont melt so much in the heat. I keep my cakes forzen and the iceing chilled until Iam ready to start but that does not seem to be quit enough.

Diamond Buttercream Quilting Technique

I posted this to my blog this morning, but I wasn’t sure if I could share videos on here or not. In this video, I present the method I use to get a diamond / harlequin effect on my buttercream cakes. Hope you enjoy!

CakesDecor Recipes Contest #5: The Winning Recipe

Thank you all for sharing your recipes with us. There are 34 great recipes posted in the recipes section, but only one of them could win. The winner of the best recipe is : PeggyDoesCake with My Favorite Carrot Cake recipe Congratulations!...

Slovakia makes it to the finals

Still not Cake Decorating related blog entry, but we beat Czech republic in ice hockey World Championship. Tomorrow we’re going to meet Russia in Finals. Wish us Luck :) Just FYI: Russian population: 143,030,106 Slovak population: ...

Gumpaste Orchid Lei...

A bride called and wanted an orchid lei for a grooms cake. How fun is that??? It was to match the brides cake and the other tropical flowers I made. This was so fun to put together after I made all those tiny orchids.. I couldn’t wrap the wires...

Sharing my passion of sugar flowers

Hi everyone, I am brand new to this site which I assume is to post about cake entries and all related…I am a sugar artist who makes sugar flowers.. It is my passion and there is never enough time in my day to spend making them. I started as a...

Lemon Cake

2 1/2 cups flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 3 eggs 3 teaspoons baking powder 1 cup orange juice or 1 cup apricot nectar 1 cup vegetable oil (canola works best) 3 teaspoons lemon extract (I used lemon juice) Preheat oven to 350 degrees...