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568 views, 0 by Divine Specialty

Divine Specialty

Flesh tone colour

Hello, I need help mixing flesh tone colours out of fondant. I tried various mixing charts and the result is either to pink or to red. Any one have a tried a true mixing colour for flesh tone. Your help is greatly appreciated.

433 views, 0 by Cloud Cakes

Cloud Cakes

My son's 4th Birthday

Hi, So when my son asked to have yet another superhero party for his 4th bday i just thought to myself O NO hear we go again….. so last year my ironman cake was a failure to say the least lol my son still LOVED it! go love him. I thought to to...

446 views, 0 by Fabmom

Coconut Cake

Hi all! I really need your help! I will be making a coconut cake for someone this weekend but d coconut cake recipe I have makes a small cake. I have to make a 10" square cake that is about 3 or 4" high in one cake pan if possible. Or if any one...

628 views, 1 by Nuria Moragrega - Cake Mistress

Nuria Moragrega - Cake Mistress

Cameras for food photography

So i’ve done a bit of research into cameras, but I still just don’t know what to go with. And i can’t keep taking photos with my iphone 4 (yep thats right lol). I had a compact canon…isn’t the best for cakes and it’s turned super grainy so really...

584 views, 0 by Angie Mercado

Sculpting a real size hand

Hi there. I’ve been ask to create a 3 tier cake with a life size hand coming out of the top cake. Can anyone refer me to a tutorial to create a the hand? Thank you.

315 views, 0 by roberta catena

roberta catena

Roberta catena

Non riesco ad inserire le foto sul mio profilo chi mi aiuta???

661 views, 0 by Onetier

Onetier

Pantone's Color of the Year 2015 - Marsala

What are people’s thoughts on this color? Personally, it’s not one of my favorites. It definitely lends itself to a fall color palette but I feel it’s so “dull.” Anyone have any guesses has to how to achieve this color in fondant?

381 views, 0 by CreativeCakeKitchen

Bicycle

I am doing a cake for a keen road biker, any tips on making a bicycle ?

1,148 views, 50 by miettes

miettes

Christmas in Frostington

Christmas in Frostington is a collaboration of bakers from around the world who have come together to bake up a storm for charity . . . and not just 1 charity, but THREE! Alzheimer’s Society UK, Australia’s Melanoma Research Foundation, and...

748 views, 29 by Daantje

Daantje

Christmas (cake) piece

Because i am sometimes a litte bit obsesed about cake (lol) i made a christmas piece cake with eucalypthus hydrangea pine green skimmia (wintersweet) glass balls and a zilver shiny Deer :-) oww and lights :-D

271 views, 0 by nathalie

Modeling chocolat within 29 °c ..

Please who can give me an help, I live in the Caraibean island, and I want to make chocolat figurine, but it stick all the time, any idea to help me please ? thanks

617 views, 27 by curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

Frostington Collaboration

I would just like to say a huge congratulations to this collaboration. You guys right now have every spot in the top 15. Truly amazing with the most amazing cake decorators. You guys rocked it this year and I am so very proud of every one of you!...

595 views, 0 by Jacqueline

Jacqueline

can anny boddy help me surching for animal in fondant tutorial of the muppets

in januari i want to make a cak for my best friends son he becomes 10 years and he loe to drum i want to make a cake topper animal behind the drums is there any one who has a tutorial for it i cant find it on the internet …. best regards...

1,126 views, 0 by MzCuteCupcakes

Treasure Chest cake ...help!

Hello Everyone! I’m making a treasure chest cake for this weekend and I am terrified about the lid. I looked online and saw that some people made the top out of styrofoam, but how would I shape the Styrofoam. Do I use different shapes and put...

359 views, 0 by iceicebaby

Using ganache on a Christmas cake

Hi, I live in South Africa so Christmas time is summer time. I am a very novice decorator – learning all the time – and am hoping to use ganache under the fondant on my traditional fruit Christmas cakes this year (instead of almond paste). Will...

433 views, 0 by Angela - A Slice of Happiness

Angela - A Slice of Happiness

Advice on calculating portions in a carved cake please?

Hi I have been asked to make a car cake for a friends 50th birthday. I have made a couple small scale ones, where the size of the cake/number of portions was not important so it just used a combination of tins and carved until I was happy :) ...

575 views, 0 by Piece O'Cake

Piece O'Cake

Cake studio pics

I am in the process of setting up a little area to take all my cake photos . I will not have natural light so I’m wondering if there are any tips for lighting etc people would like to share ? Thank you :)

456 views, 0 by Piece O'Cake

Piece O'Cake

New to Cakesdecor

Hi Everyone, My name is Sherry and I am the owner of Piece O’Cake Custom Creations in Saint John New Brunswick Canada. I have two store fronts and we do a variety of cupcakes , cakes and custom cakes by order. I taught myself cake decorating 6...

611 views, 0 by Sensational Sugar Art by Sarah Lou

Sensational Sugar Art by Sarah Lou

newbie

Hi, I am new to cakesdecor. My name is Sarah Lou and I have real passion for sugar sculpting and cake decorating & also baking. I run a little cakey business from home which I absolutely love. It will be lovely to hear from fellow cake...