Daily Top 3 - May 19, 2013

Kevin's Graduation

I’m ready to give up on decorating. Had so much trouble with the fondant on this one. After a few choice words and a little break, managed to put it together. I really have to remember that I have trouble every time I use this particular brand of marshmallows. Not happy with the finish at all but at least I know it will taste good. The bottom tier is strawberry cake filled with cheesecake (an actual cheesecake which is Kevin’s favorite) and chocolate smbc. Top is banana, filled with milk chocolate ganache and smbc. Hopefully my godson will like it. So proud of him for going back to school while holding a full time job and doing renovations in his house.

928 views

25 2
Share Tweet Pin it Embed
Follow

25 Comments

whitecrafty ...

Please don’t give up on decorating!! We are our own worst critics! I think your fondant finish looks great, and I don’t see one little flaw in it! I’m sure your godson will absolutely love his cake. Well done!!

Ciccio ...

No don’t give up this is gorgeous

Sugarpixy ...

The cake looks great! Please don’t give up, we all have days like this. The most important thing is that you worked it through and the cake turned out great!

Elli Warren ...

I agree with all these comments, we all have days like this, i definitely do!! the cake is lovely and fondant looks very clean and smooth! sounds delicious! he will love it! :-)

Goreti ...

Thanks everyone. I am feeling a little down about this one. It ripped in a couple of places and I patched it up as best I could. Also changed the design a bit to hide the flaws. Hadn’t had this much trouble in awhile but I think it might be the marshmallows I used. Haven’t used this kind the last couple of cakes.

Laura ...

This cake is gorgeous!!! Your talent is very obvious!!!! Stick with it!!!! I find people who don’t like fondant don’t like marshmallow or store brought. So I save myself the grief of making marshmallow fondant. I now only use retailer fondant.:) Great cake talent:)

Ange Cliffe ...

Totally agree with the others Goreti it looks really fabulous and we are always our own worse critics . The flavours sound amazing and the cake looks fabulous too!! X

Unusual cakes for you ...

It’s looks fantastic Goretti, I agree with every one else we are our own worse critics , to me this looks amazing :)

Ana Remígio - CUPCAKES & DREAMS Portugal ...

Goreti…give up on decorating???? No way, we all definitely have days like this, it hapens to everybody who decorate cakes. The final result is great, so go and eat it and next time will be better!!! xxx

Callicious Cakes ...

Well done… Don’t you dare give up decorating!!! You di a fabulous job with this design x

Nancy Travis ...

Oh my Goreti,this is beautiful,we have all had those days where we could just give up,but all it takes is a little break and lots of determination.You are such a good cake artist,and inspiration.I hope to see more of your creations,keep up the good work!xo

The Cake Tin ...

Oh Goreti this is so lovely. The bad days and problems we have when we decorate make all the other great times so well worth it. Don’t you ever give up :)

miettes ...

Very nice!!!
Oh and have I mentioned how many times I wanted to give up???? But I don’t and I learn from my mistakes hoping that the next time around, I do a better job!

Lisa Templeton ...

Awesome Goreti!

Sherry's Cakes ...

very neat and lovely don’t give up dear go on.. decorating is running in our blood

More Cakes Goreti

Kevin's Graduation