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Making Modelling Chocolate

One of the beauties of Modelling Chocolate (I find) is it allows you more time to detail your work, and spend more time modelling in contrast to fondant and the other sugar-pastes which (for me) do tend to dry quicker, but then it depends on...

Coffee Filter Rose

Supplies: coffee filters, wire, green floral tape, colour gel, if desired, scissors, white glue, small brush to apply glue, styrofoam square (to place your flower as you work), pencil, circle cutters…small, medium & large. I like to have...

Hermit Crab Tutorial

Supplies needed: scissors, 2 brushes, 1 embossing tool, pearl dust, 1 black food gel color, 1 blue food gel color or what ever color you want , 3 different shades of fondant your choice , Black sugar pearls, paper towel , and 1 cup of...

My new cake studio!

You lovelies have been with me from the very beginning so I wanted to share these photo’s with you. My hubby has been working very hard on converting our garage into a wonderful cake studio for me! I now have space for teaching as well...

No naughty cakes PLEASE!!!

I just want to quickly address this subject. We are a family friendly site and many of us sit here with our children while looking at all these fabulous pieces of sugar art. I want to look at them all, but to open up your pictures and see...

Gelatine Shards for Frozen style cakes

I was playing around with gelatine following Kara’s sequin tutorial when I had the idea to make the shards for a frozen cake from gelatine. Worked really well. Cheaper than isomalt and less messy than melting clear mints! Hope it helps someone :)

CakesDecor Theme: Teapot Cakes

What’s not to love about a cake with SO much design potential? There are endless ways to decorate a teapot cake, florals, handpaintings, they can even be transformed into a show-stopping gravity defying maserpiece! – We have some AMAZING...

Cake mailed from Westport MA to Austin TX

Just wanted to show you how the cake arrived. Last year’s cake made it in better shape. But all in all, it is not too bad considering it traveled almost 2000 miles. Had to make a new handle since the other one broke before mailing & had to...

Sharp edges on a round cake - the easy way

Want to learn sharp edges the easy way? Well look no further cake fans, I will soon sort you out! Now as a prewarn, easy doesn’t always mean perfect. So what I’m saying is – this method does not provide perfection. Perfect sharp edges yes, but...

Buildup/ Progress photos of Poker King cake

I have some progress pics of the buildup of my Poker King cake which I thought may be of interest. Hope they are of help to someone!! The King is full cake, face is modelling choc, the rest fondant. Hand painted and airbrushed :D ...