'Dark Wedding' – Gothic Wedding Cake Tutorial

Hello everyone.I’m a little late with this tutorial here on CakesDecor, but Cake International took all my time!!!
But I still want to share with you my latest tutorial.
In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to use lace to make a ruffle drapped effect, imprint on sugar paste with dust colours, how to make sugar Honeycomb Dhalia and fantasy Myosotis (Forget-me-not), and many other things.

Here is what you’ll need:


  • 12’’ round black base
    Lace mat (Silikomart Wondercakes Baroque Mat)
    Siliconised greaseproof paper
    Small rolling pin
    Cutters: plaque, ≈1cm flower, ≈3cm five petal flower, ≈6cm five petal flower, daisy (large), tear drop (2 sizes)
    Lace strip
    Moulds: skull (Liz Marek small skull), baroque details
    Brushes: round (10/0, 5/0, 3/0, 0, 2, 6), flat (10), fluffy (6, 1’’)
    Ball tools
    Flower wire #18, #24
    Wire cutter
    Center buds ≈2cm diameter
    PME piping tip
    Foam pad
    Veining tool


  • 6’’ and 8’’ round cakes covered with black sugarpaste
    White chocolate
    Black sugar lace
    Black sugar paste
    Edible glue
    Small round black confettis
    Flower paste: black, white, ruby, grass green
    Dust colours: silver, white, lilac, sunflower, ivy, vine, hyacinth, dusky pink, black, ruby
    Confectioners glaze
    Cleaning solution
    Lemon extract

And here it is the video:

I hope you enjoy the tutorial, as much as I enjoyed doing it. don’t forget to share with me your cakes. I love to hear from you 🙂

Ana xx

Tags: caketutorial gothic halloween sugardhalia sugarflowers weddingcake

Anna Sugar Art Boutique, by Ana Ferreira (https://www.annasugarartboutique.com)


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Carla ...

Beautiful and thanks for sharing

Sandra Smiley ...

Excellent! Thanks!

CakeHeaven by Marlene ...

Thanks a lot!

Elli Warren ...

Beautiful!! Thank you for sharing! :-) x

Anna Sugar Art Boutique ...

Thank you <3

The Cookie Lab by Marta Torres ...

Quite unusual but pretty

Jacqueline ...

Awesome thank you for sharing

Kelly Stevens ...

Thank you for sharing. I really like this cake!

Sugarart Cakes ...

Love the cake .Thankyou for sharing

Anna Sugar Art Boutique ...

thank you <3

virago ...

gorgeous design! excellent tutorial!!!