Blog entries tagged red

Witch fingers and eyeball tutorial, free Halloween treat

HAPPY HALLOWEEN EVERYONE! I have been asked for a tutorial about how to create the fingers and eyeballs from my Hansel and Gretel Halloween cake. It’s a very easy and quick tutorial and I hope some of you find it useful. If you decided to...

how to make red fondant lips out from mustache cutter !

Simple , easy , fast :)

Airbrushed cakeboard - explosion pattern

Hi there! My first blog here on CakesDecor so hope it all goes well!! Lately, cake decorators have been seeing squares in front their eyes….. one of the latest kids craze just now is Minecraft, so needless to say, Minecraft Birthday cakes have...

Crown Tutorial

When I was making my Crown Royal cake I decided I wanted the crown to be hallow and made of fondant with tylose powder added to it. So I took pictures along the way incase anyone else wanted to make one too. The pictures may not be exact to my...

The Pink Cake Box Tutorials #1: Heart Baked Cucpakes

This is how we made our very popular Valentine’s Heart Baked Cupcakes ~ First off bake a thin red sponge – this needs to be about 2cm thick but be careful not to overbake it as you will be baking it again in the centre of the cupcake Then...

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...