Sketch - Steam Cakes Collaboration

Daily Top 3 - Jul 05, 2017

Many thanks to Carla Rodrigues of Pepper Posh for this fabulous collaboration. I have enjoyed this theme enormously.

I had a tiny window to get this done and so opted for a picture, inspired by the haughty tarts in the TV series Ripper Street. Not a regular painter and not having sketched a portrait before, I didn’t know what the heck I was doing, so I drew some squares out to try to get all the elements in the right places! The nose needed tweaking a couple of times but I kinda got there in the end. There are a couple of progress photos in the main gallery of my dodgy nose job!

Everything is hand painted and hand modelled and I used a CakeLace mat for the lacework. Materials used are cake board, edible pens, dusting powders with vodka, modelling paste and isomalt.

Outstanding work in this collaboration, I am honoured to be part of this.

If you have not already visited the Facebook page where you will be astounded by the creations, here is the link:

Thank you for looking!

Love to all


Supplies: cake board modelling chocolate edible colours cocoa butter vodka

Tools: paint brushes rolling pin and knife

Tags: steampunk steam cake collaboration

'It Always Seems Impossible Until It is Done' Nelson Mandela


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Doces Tentações ...

very good

Toni (White Crafty Cakes) ...


Karen's Kakery ...

Oh my goodness Fifi!!
This is STUNNING! I think we can saftly say you can paint! xx

sugar voyager ...

Fabulous work💖😍

Sandra Smiley ...

Charming piece, excellent drawing!

Sweet Side of Cakes by Khamphet ...

Fabulous xx

D'Adamo Cinzia ...


June ("Clarky's Cakes") ...


Lallacakes ...


Julie, I Baked Some Cakes ...

Beauuuutiful 💟love the painting and all those wonderful details 💗💗💗

Fifi's Cakes ...

THANK you ALL!!!! you guys ROCK with your support and comments, thank you all so, so much! ♥ ♥

Antonia Lazarova ...


Sweet Dreams by Heba ...

It’s very stylish and very cool :)

Katarzynka ...


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