!https://s3.amazonaws.com/cdimg/mqzf2la.jpg! 2-layer round cake frosted and smoothed buttercream icing. Anchor design was free handed w/ a tooth pick, but you can use a cut out pattern to use. Outlined anchor in pink #4, then filled in in royal blue #5 or 6 tip.. then smoothed w/ finger or small spatula dipped in warm water and shake off extra before smoothing. You may also get a small piece of paper towel, if area gets too wet or you need to absorb a drop of water on design. u...
For quite sometime I have been waiting to create a bamboo framed sugar cookie with Spathoglottis orchids, better known as Asian Ground Orchids. I had promised Sydney I would wait for her to come home in order for us to design the sugar cookie frames together. She has a love affair with orchids and had seen Asian ground orchids in a photo with a friend in Sri Lanka. I had originally placed five orchids in a Mariposa… Read the whole story »
Homemade Butter Ingredient: heavy cream Appliance :stand mixer , whisk and paddle attachmentOr handheld mixer can be used. Process:1) beat the cream until it becomes a whipped cream using the whisk attachment. 2) once you reach the whip cream stage, change attachment to paddle and continue beating until the cream breaks down and curds form and whey (liquid) separate. Discard liquid (it is the buttermilk) and continue beating until most of the liquid have separated from the butter...
This is what I use.. Not sure what others use, but this is just me. Water bottle spray-keep my hands clean for next colourPallet Knife- to scrape the chalkLittle containers with lids- to keep my unused chalk in. I never waste my chalks always keep what I don’t use…Paper towels- cover your work space makes clean up MUCH easier. You WILL make a mess HAHAHA. Also for wiping hands dry when spray with water to clean of chalk for next colour.Soft brushes- for dusting.Chalks- NON-TOXIC ...
Hi everyone! I realized I never posted the how-to for how I made all the gumpaste feathers stick without falling! The technique highlights how I “paste” heavier objects on my cakes using fondant instead of royal icing. I hope this gives you good ideas for your cake projects. Enjoy and please share! 1. I squeezed and bent a cheap trio set of circle cutters to make my own feather shapes. 2. Constructed and dried a gumpaste base with skewers that will be inserted into the ...
I mentioned in the last post Sydney saw Alan Dunn’s Mariposa Lily cake and liked the look; so I created my version of this peaceful spray to adorn the top of a fabric billow weave cake. Mariposa (or “butterfly”) in Spanish are peaceful beautifully colored flowers that can thrive in harsh environments despite their delicate appearance. Although there are 67 species of mariposa lilies most are found in California. I decided… Read the whole story »
I had to make Christening Gown cookies recently and I did not have a Baby Gown cutter (I have the more adult version that does not work here) but I did have a Bell cutter which I used and here’s how:
This is my first tutorial, and at this link you will find all the steps to make this sweet little girl https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.408030792651893.1073741828.331318936989746&type=1I hope you enjoy and share it !!! Thanks!!!
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