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TUTORIAL - Simple Swags by The Violet Cake Shop

This is a quick tutorial for simple swags as seen on my Modern Steampunk Hat cake that was featured in Cake Masters magazine (November issue)… Not sure if anyone else has ever done swags this way before as I have not seen it done quite the...

Making Modelling Chocolate

One of the beauties of Modelling Chocolate (I find) is it allows you more time to detail your work, and spend more time modelling in contrast to fondant and the other sugar-pastes which (for me) do tend to dry quicker, but then it depends on...

Tutorial Masha e l'orso - Masha and the bear cake topper fondant pasta di zucchero torta decorata

http://www.guardalo.org/tutorial-masha-e-l-orso-masha-and-the-38688/21604/

Edible Feather Tutorial

This has been one of the most popular tutorials on my blog, so I thought I would share with my CD friends! My friend Kimberly told me a while about that she had made peacock feathers using wafer paper. I was intrigued, so I immediately...

Gelatin Poinsettia Tutorial

Materials: Unflavored gelatin (Knox, etc. – NO Jell.O), Paintbrushes, Gelatin Veining Sheets, Airbrush colors red and green, Golden or yellow disco dust or sugar, Scissors, Floral wire white and green, Pliers, Premade stamens, 1/2 width...

Sugar flower tutorial

Flower Pot Cake Tutorial

Materials Airbrush Airbrush colors, white, green and black Bench scraper Cake recipe Cardboard cake circle, 8-inch 1 batch chocolate ganache CMC powder or Tylose powder Craft knife Drinking straw, thick Foam...

Seated Dragon Tutorial (step by step photos)

roll out a large ball and taper it at the top as shown for the body; roll out a medium sized ball and form it into a tail but remember to flatten one side as shown that’ll stick to the body at the back. roll two medium sized balls for the...

Seated Frog Tutorial (step by step photos)

I used two medium sized fondant balls, rolled out one half/side thinner slightly than the other side; which I also tapered at its end, to fold in under to make the frog’s legs, as shown. Bend the ends to make the frog’s knees and gently pinch...

Wafer Paper LOTUS Tutorial by The Violet Cake Shop™

Merry Christmas Everyone!! I made a tutorial for how to recreate the wafer paper lotuses that I had on my Festival of Lights cake from October, for everyone as my Christmas gift. Hope you all enjoy it and it is helpful. There is a tip for...