Blog entries tagged cake

Gumpaste figures tutorials #1: Little Kingdom - Princess Holly figure tutorial

First, make head. Make a simple ball and add eyes. Then, add nose Leave it to dry. In the meantime make a body Add hands and put the handle of magic wand in her hands. Leave it to dry. Once it’s dry, add black dots for...

Piped Swans Chilling in a Pond

Summer is my favorite season I love the hot sunshiny days and the warm nights, and although I am crazy busy with weddings and bridal showers, I feel relaxed. The minute back school starts I seem to have a sense of rushing, almost as if the...

Fondant cake tutorials #3: Darth Vader cake tutorial

Here’s a tutorial for Darth Vader cake. First, cut blue fondant circle (I’ve used my cake ring) to be the bottom, (I did that ‘cause my cake was iced with whipping cream. You can do this, or you can put the image directly on the cake if it’s...

My Cake Journey

Hi My Name is Wanda and I started Wandaful cakes 12 months ago. I have to say I have been making cakes on and off for family for at least 30 years…The odd birthday here and there for my children and close family, as you do. I was a chef in the...

My Cake Decorating Journey

I´m Arantxa, an spanish 35 year old woman. I´m married and I have a 5 year old beautiful son, he´s the light of my life. Since I was a little girl I loved drawing, painting, and doing things with my hands. I went to university and studied Fine...

My Cake Decorating Journey

Thanks for the share opportunity Michal – great idea! My earliest memory of cake was when I lived with my Gran – she made delicious cakes that were rock hard and you had to use your teeth like a scraper to gnaw at them! She didn’t have an oven...

My Cake Decorating Journey

Hello everyone! So Michal came up with a brilliant idea to introduce this new blogging challenge about us artists sharing our caking stories.. How we started and where we are now. I think it would be wonderful to read about how all you wonderful...

Cakes step by step #1: Nutella Cake

Fondant cake tutorials #2: DISNEY PRINCESSES CASTLE - EDIBLE IMAGE TRANSFER TUTORIAL

This is an short tutorial to help you transfer edible images on little pieces of fondant. The girl wanted all Disney princesses on her castle cake, so this was great solution. First, cover your cake in fondant. We chose pink colour. ...

Rose and Alstroemeria Lily Flower Paste Keepsake

Every bride wants her wedding day to be perfect, to feel like a princess for that one special day. The cake is a special element of that day, with so many choices and styles it can become overwhelming. As a cake decorator I try to eliminate...