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Sweet Scene Cakes

What format for tutorial?

I’m wanting to write a tutorial for my converse shoe, but not sure what format to use to help when uploading? Word doc? PDF? Thanks!

1,850 views, 1 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

White chocolate buttercream filling

Hi, bakers, I’ve been requested to fill a cake with a white chocolate buttercream filling. Whenever I ‘ve done a white chocolate ganache, I’ve used a 3:1 ratio – but since this is for a buttercream-type filling, I’m not sure of the ratio. If...

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Blown Sugar

Has anyone ever worked with blown sugar? I am trying to find a tutorial for it so I can start practicing. Can anyone point me in the right direction? Thanks! :)

1,234 views, 0 by Okobojibel

I need some cake pictures

Hello, I am a cake decorator but have never kept a photo album of them. I will do that in the future. I love this site and the “art of cooking” I am also a digital collage artist and am working on a collage of “Birthday Cakes”. I will use 40-50...

677 views, 0 by Slice of Sweet Art

Slice of Sweet Art

Cake Artists in INDIANA??????????

Hello All! I have a client who is in need of a cake artist in Indiana for a Baby Shower cake (May 2013). Client lives in Gary, but is will to travel for pick-up. Since I can’t accommodate her, she’s asked if I can help her track someone down...

14,575 views, 1 by pink sugar frosting

pink sugar frosting

skylanders cake

hey i have to make skylanders cake with the characters i believe its one of nintendo games any idea for this cake thanks

1,801 views, 0 by thesweettastes


help please

Hi Ladies i have a order for this cake and i need to make this cake topper in fondant/gumpast no cake whats’ the most ’easy way to do it? Thanks for your wonderfull help!

1,158 views, 0 by PastryFanAtic

Any decorating classes in I.E.

Does any one know of any good long-term Cake classes in Inland Empire, besides Wilton?

2,237 views, 0 by Pam

Help with Design Ideas and Witty/Quirky Inscription please

This last requrest has me stumped - 10inch square deep fruitcake – covered in almond paste and fondant. 80th birthday cake for a male. Client (wife) would like cake topper to represent her husbands lifelong dedication to their refrigeration...

1,549 views, 0 by Priscilla



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1,977 views, 0 by Sugar&Spice by NA

Sugar&Spice by NA

Doll cake

Hi, I was wondering if a client ask you for a doll cake, is it rude to tell them to supply you with their daughter’s barbie doll, so you can put it on top of the Wilton mold cake? cause i can’t always afford one! hehe! thanks:)

6,506 views, 0 by Jessica


Non-Perishable Cream Cheese Frosting

Hello everyone! I’m going to be making and decorating a two-tier carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. I have heard that the sugar in the frosting makes it safe to be stored at room temp but I wanted to be sure before I did it. Does anyone...

953 views, 0 by Alexis M

Alexis M

Any links to a good gumpaste recipe?

I need a good gumpaste recipe. I saw a good one on a blog a while ago and thought I bookmarked it but didn’t. Ill be making a lot of peonies soon and would like a good quality white paste. Thank you all.

1,291 views, 0 by Sweet As Sugar

Sweet As Sugar

Cake decorating discounted classes on Groupon - UK

In Surrey, UK there are sugarpaste classes on Groupon 61% off – only £29.00 thought they may benefit anyone wanting to learn skills as such a bargain find.

1,643 views, 0 by asicutey


After airbrushing the cake, the color became darker after a while and started sticking on everything that touches the cakes…even hands and everything..Can somebody suggest a way to fix this? I am new to cake decorating and airbrushing…here is...

1,952 views, 0 by Sugar&Spice by NA

Sugar&Spice by NA

Spiderman tutorial

Hi friends! Does anyone have a tutorial on how to do a spiderman cake, or a tutorial on a spiderman cake topper? Thanks a lot for your help:)

830 views, 0 by Danielle's Delights

Danielle's Delights

gluten free

Hi, iv been trying loads of recipes but can’t seem to find a sponge cake that actually tastes like cake and is gluten free, do anyone have a tried and tested recipe please?

1,217 views, 0 by Kendra Hicks

Kendra Hicks

Fondant Smash Cake?

My client is having a Dr. Seuss-themed party for her son’s first birthday and she requested a smash cake to look like the hat from “The Cat in the Hat.” I don’t want to use buttercream because I know it’ll look sloppy with that specific design,...

1,055 views, 0 by Priscilla


anyone have an easy Whipped Cream Recipe

I bake & decorate cakes & the funny thing is I have NEVER tried to make whipped cream frosting for cupcakes or to frost a cake lol!! Is frosting a cake with this kind of icing easier then buttercream. Luckily I have not had anyone request...

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00 flour

Has anyone ever used 00 flour instead of the cake flour or self raising flour? I have hears it is done but with a ratio of baking powder. any advice?