Blog entries tagged leaves

Hand Painted Cross Stitch Flower Basket

I especially love to make cookies that incorporate two elegant and versatile cake decorating techniques. The delicate cross stitching in combination with the hand painted pansy accomplishes both. The focal point is the hand painting,...

Fall or Autumn designs #1: Maple leaves and vines in 100% buttercream

Bake and frost 1/4 sheet cake in buttercream frosting. Using buttercream icing tinted w/ paste or gel colors in red, orange, brown, teal and olive green. Use #3 tip to make olive green vines around top inner edge of cake. ...

Competition cake.........recieved a certificate of Merit

Well……..after a late night and an early start I drove up the M6 very slowly……. to arrive at the NEC at 7.15am. We all de-boxed and set up our cakes on the tables provided (only the snail fell off in transit so easy to fix). Then we carried...

Competition cake finished!!!

Well at last after weeks and weeks of working on it, my cake is finally finished. I’m really pleased with the way it’s turned out. The worry now is how best to transport it without getting there with a pile of...

Competition cake chronicles

This week I’ve been starting to put together the cake and characters I’ve been working on over the last few weeks. It’s great to see it starting to take shape, although I have to admit that although I have a general idea of how I want...