Blog entries tagged buttercream

A Bite of Buttercream #15: Buttercream Wreath Class - April 17th 2016

After months of planning (and stressing!), the day finally arrived for my first ever Buttercream Class! How exciting!! My beautiful students, Robyn, Angel, Sophia, Kat, Ronya, and Grace, were so keen, and the best students you could hope for!...

How to make Buttercream Flower Cupcakes

Hi guys! In this step-by-step video tutorial I demonstrate how to make very trendy buttercream peonies and roses, and create this spring bouquet cupcakes. Just perfect for Mothers Day. Hope you’ll find it helpful. 💖

Cake tutorials #1: Chocolate drip and watercolor buttercream melting ice cream cake

This chocolate drip cakes are very popular now, so I had to make one too. In this tutorial I combined also other very popular trend – watercolor buttercream, and I added some “ice cream” on top of it to make it look cooler :) Hope you will like...

How to make a buttercream daffodils bouquet CAKE

Hi guys! Spring is in the air! In this step-by-step video tutorial I demonstrate how to create gorgeous buttercream daffodil flowers, and make this spring cake. Hope you’ll find it helpful. 💖

A Bite of Buttercream #13: Prepping and Crumb Coating a Cake

True beauty starts from the inside, whether it’s a person or a cake, and my aim at Viva La Buttercream, is to inspire a little of both. Any cake made with love is perfect on it’s own, but if you want to take your cake to the next level, the...

Cupcake Piping Techniques Tutorial

Welcome to this video tutorial where I share with you my favourite piping tips/nozzles and show you the different techniques for piping each into beautiful swirls of buttercream. I really hope you enjoy this video. Below is a link to my...

A Bite of Buttercream #10: Using a Silicone Mold with Buttercream

Using Buttercream in a mold?? Sorcery!! Well no actually, it’s easier than you might think, and opens up a whole world of design and decoration opportunities. As well as fondant/gumpaste/modelling chocolate, you can use silicone molds with...

A Bite of Buttercream #9: Why I love Buttercream

Spend 5 minutes on any cake page, and you’ll see pages and pages of sharp edged fondant and ganache. So why then, if they are so popular, would I not only choose to work with Buttercream, but shout it from the rooftops? For the full list of...

Piping a Buttercream Rose

Buttercream Roses are sooo beautiful, and they are by far, the most requested Buttercream tutorial that I get asked for! I have a quick and easy Video Tutorial for you (my first ever Youtube Video!), that demonstrates my technique, which is a...

A Bite of Buttercream #8: Creating a Fairytale

There’s more to Buttercream than meets the eye. Did you know you can texture buttercream with an impression mat, just like fondant? Well you can! You can also mix your media, and add fondant, modelling chocolate, wafer paper, and a host of...