Cakes & Cake Decorating Forum

194 views, 0 by Ninab

3d Unicorn cake

Hi. I’m in South Africa, so I cannot attend any of your classes. I need some guidance with the 3d unicorn cake please. Any information or tips you can offer will be greatly appreciated.

222 views, 0 by GGirl

GGirl

bottle topper!

Hey guys. I want to make a cake with a bottle topper but don’t know how I go about putting the bottle on top. Is there’s a way to do it or do I just stick it in the middle wants I’ve finished? I don’t wanna spoil the cake!!

272 views, 0 by Popeye111

Popeye

I would like to make a fondant popeye and olive oil topper, have no idea where or how to start can anyone help

824 views, 1 by Jeanette Becker (The German Cakesmith)

Jeanette Becker (The German Cakesmith)

New trend? Decorated Sponge numbers

THANKS ALL FOR THE INFO, I KNOW NOW HOW IT’S MADE :-) Thanks for contributing.

291 views, 0 by Elena

837 views, 1 by Sugar Sweet Cakes

Sugar Sweet Cakes

Glow in the dark cake?

Someone asked me if I could make a glow in the dark cake, like this one… how are they getting the fondant to glow under the blacklight?

371 views, 1 by cakemodel

chocolate tempering

hello, what would be the best way to temper chocolate (for every kind of chocolate) so it wouldn’t crystallized so quick (or at all)? what kind of choclate would be the best to use ? thank you

564 views, 1 by Jayden348

Jayden348

Judging a Cake By It's Picture

Ok guys, It’s been a busy baking season and I am just now getting around to the billions of things on my to do list! One of those is a strange question for you all that has been bugging the heck out of me! Ack! I am having trouble looking at...

359 views, 0 by cakemodel

primer&skin tones

hello everyone, does anyone know of any kind of substence that could be used as a primer for fondant- before or after printing on it so the paint wouldn’t “bleed” under the fondant or make it darker when being left at room temp or in the ...

340 views, 0 by cakemodel

primer

hello all, i was wondering if any of you could please recommend on a good (preferebly white)primer to use on sugar paste or pondant so when im coloring it the color wouldn’t get inside the coverage? i hope im being clear enough… would really...

518 views, 0 by The Garden Baker

The Garden Baker

"theater " cake

Hi. I’ve recently seen quite a few “theater style” cakes on CakesDecor. Not quite sure if that is what they are called. Most have what looks like a real cake on top of the “theater”. Could someone either explain how this is done or put me in...

449 views, 0 by cakemodel

What fondant recipe would be the best?

Hello all, im new in the cake decorating field and i was wondering what would be the best fondant reciepe for me? i need it the be firm and yet flexible. and after it’s ready, when can i start use it? what would be the best way to flatten it?...

418 views, 2 by Donna Tokazowski- Cake Hatteras, Hatteras N.C.

Donna Tokazowski- Cake Hatteras, Hatteras N.C.

HUGE Sale at Craftsy.com

Craftsy.com is having a huge sale of classes and cake supplies. I have no affiliation with the website, I’m just sharing the joy of finding cake classes for cheap! Have an awesome day! www.craftsy.com

564 views, 1 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

An oldie but goody and apparently she won’t be coming to our dinner this year either. “Martha Stewart will not be dining with us this Thanksgiving. I’m telling you in advance, so don’t act surprised. Since Ms. Stewart won’t be coming, I’ve made...

288 views, 0 by Bakers joint

Myself

Am Mrs philipa Osei from ghana a wife and a mother of three children and I really love baking so looking forward to be a professional cake decorator

517 views, 5 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

BLOWN ISOMALT BUBBLES

Not sure what category this should be in, it is neither cake nor gumpaste but blown sugar (Isomalt) bubbles I made today. The yellowish one has a small flickering candle LED light inside, the brighter one a white LED light. I will use the...

517 views, 0 by Jayden348

Jayden348

Royal Icing Buildings & Structures

Good Morning Everyone! Recently I have been absolutely fascinated by the cakers who are able to build castles, churches, gazebos, boxes and other really beautiful structures with royal icing panels. I have been looking for templates that I can...

403 views, 0 by Frank427

Looking For A Part Time Cake Decorator

Hi There! I am looking to partner up with a Cake Decorator part time, someone who can provide me with decorated fake cakes a few times per month. We are located in the Dallas-Fort Worth Texas area. The cakes would range in difficulty and...

314 views, 0 by Jayden348

Jayden348

New Baker

Hello! I am a passionate home baker turning into a home baker business very recently. I’m so excited about learning new techniques and broadening my skill sets! My grandmother owned her own bakery doing wedding cakes, pies, cookies and birthday...