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1,635 views, 0 by RBsCakes

Painting cake with food paste colours?

I cannot use vodka or any other form of alcohol in my cakes. Hence, painting a cake has become challenging for me. I tries water but the result was horrible. I considered using oil but was not sure if it would stay. I also need a liquid option to...

1,027 views, 0 by Ansa

Ansa

Cake Stacking

I am making a single layer sheet cake for a bachelorette party with a …….. 14?x5? ahem……male appendage on top. Will I need to add bubble tea straws for support? My next question is….if I do, when they remove the “male appendage” will it...

1,625 views, 0 by Sophisticated

Sophisticated

Male abdomen cake: Help!

Hello everyone, I am new here, and fairly new at cake decorating. I hope you can help me out with this one. I have been asked to make a man’s ripped abs cake for a guy who really loves his body. I only have a week to do it. I have looked all...

1,071 views, 0 by Chrissy

Chrissy

Fondant figures

Hey all! I have a question about fndant figures. I have no idea how to price them! I have an order for three separate 6 inch grad. Cakes. Each with a fondant figure in a cap and gown. Do you charge a separate price for the topper?? Any...

840 views, 0 by Jessica

Jessica

Unanswered Topic Archive?

Hi Michal! I frequent the unanswered topics on the forums trying to help anyone I can with a unanswered question. I noticed as the site grows so does the unanswered topics, was wondering if maybe unanswered topics should expire after so long and...

1,003 views, 0 by Juci Luci's Cupcake Factory

Juci Luci's Cupcake Factory

Hi everyone in the new Cake website

Im hoping this will be a great place to visit!

899 views, 0 by elizabeth

elizabeth

fondant icing a 6" high sponge help :)

hi everyone,was wondering if anyone could give me some tips,i have stacked 2 8"inch cakes togther,i have put a thin board between the cakes and buttercream them all toghter,i have put a dowel through the middle,as i got to put a 6"inch single...

3,830 views, 0 by Shikha

Shikha

Eggless Swiss meringue Butter Cream Recipe

Hello, Please help me , I need to make Swiss meringue Butter Cream, but my family doesnt eat eggs. Please does anyone know how to make swiss meringue butter cream without using eggwhites.. Thank you

1,483 views, 0 by FiasCreations

FiasCreations

Facebook Business Page Help?

Good Morning Cakes Decor Family, Can someone guide me How to LIKE fellow cake decorators Business pages from my Facebook page?? I have sent 6 emails to Facebook team to help me but no emails from their end :(. Unfortunately I don’t have a...

9,203 views, 0 by gemmascakes

gemmascakes

Fondant cracking and fondant sagging

Can someone please help! I’m self taught and I just had my first disaster. Well to be honest, two in one day. I made my first three tier cake and when I delivered it, the bottom cake looked horrible! It looked smashed! I put supports in each tier...

3,297 views, 0 by Kendra

Barn Wedding. June. Buttercream. HELP

I have a wedding coming up in June that will take place outdoors in a barn. The theme is rustic elegance and the bride likes the look of the “messy-iced” cakes that are becoming popular in part, because of Pinterest. I’ve attached a picture to...

9,758 views, 0 by Jessica

Jessica

Edible Images made at home?

Hi everyone! Was wondering if any of you do your own edible images from home and how you like it? I don’t want to purchase a crazy edible printer system. They are crazy expensive but was wondering if anyone bought edible printer ink and used it...

1,095 views, 1 by Bridgette

Bridgette

Vegan Bakers?

Do any of you bake vegan?

1,241 views, 0 by Margie

receipe for coconut cupcake

Made these delish cocout cupcakes, with fill them with a cream and now need a frosting, any suggestions

845 views, 0 by Shameless Sweets by Sarah

Shameless Sweets by Sarah

Recipes.. Write your own or use others?

Hi everyone! I am relatively new to cake decorating (I have been doing it for family and myself for a few years now but in the last few months I have actually started charging for cakes and getting orders yay!) This will probably be the first of...

1,081 views, 0 by sasha

sasha

whipped ganache

Hi guys….has anyone got a recipe for a good whipped ganache??? I’ve read lots of different ones on-line with varying ratios and viewpoints on weather or not to refrigerate before whipping?!! Thanks, Sasha

1,559 views, 1 by Paula

Teaching cake art from home, thoughts, ideas?

Has anyone ever thought of that. Since baking from home is illegal in some places like where i live in CA. I thought i would have a cake art studio in my house and teach art class that way. That way the people I teach are baking not me. I have...

1,172 views, 0 by Pam and Nina's Crafty Cakes

Pam and Nina's Crafty Cakes

Cookie cutters

Hi everyone, We were just wondering what everyones “can’t live without cookie cutters” are. You know the ones that you use to cut fondant and use all the time. We don’t have that many, even though it does make cutting shapes so much easier...

1,324 views, 0 by funni

funni

How to like another page on facebook?

I’m new to facebook page….how come i can’t invite another people or like another pages? once i click “like” button it always show demographic of that pages. Anybody have same problem or know how to solve my problem? please help!

1,410 views, 0 by Mikooklin's Cakery

Mikooklin's Cakery

Lapis gumpaste color

I need to make a really dark purple color. But it’s not a purple purple more of a blue purple. It’s a David’s Bridal color but the internet picture of it does not make it look like the swatch I have. I would like to start with a dark purple paste...