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1,142 views, 0 by cakemomma1979

cakemomma1979

Fondant Issues!! Please help!

Hi everyone, I have been doing cakes now for 4 years and LOVE it! I have been using Wilton fondant (I know “gasp” – the horror!!! LOL!!!) But honestly I loved working with it! It was always a little harder in texture to work with but I found...

463 views, 0 by Samantha Corey

Samantha Corey

ideas/ help

So i have this idea to do the royal icing lace look using white as my fondant and black as my icing and im worried about trying it because i feel the black will bleed into the white. anyone ever do this and if so any trick or ideas to help it not...

768 views, 3 by Mmmm cakes and cupcakes

Mmmm cakes and cupcakes

White Choc Raspberry Mud cake

Hi I have a cake coming up that is a White choc raspberry mud cake. Just wanting to know if anyone has any tried tested recipes that are great for decorating please :) I have tried a couple and they turn out well, but The taste of the...

912 views, 1 by Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Silhouettes

I have seen some stunning cakes with hand cut silhouettes recently. I love trying new techniques and have a cake in the horizon where I would like to try this out. Has anyone got any tips they could share please eg: how to stop paste from...

1,289 views, 0 by Sam

Sam

Help! Game of thrones cake...

Hi, I have been asked to make a Game of Thrones cake for my niece has anyone made one before or have any ideas where to look for inspiration?! I’ve not seen the show and from doing a quick google search it seems a throne of swords (not sure I...

1,185 views, 0 by Nuria Moragrega - Cake Mistress

Nuria Moragrega - Cake Mistress

Which floral paste does everyone use?

I have a potential wedding cake order which will involve making over 100 roses. It will be covering a huge dummy however there will be a real cake slice in there too… the roses on the real cake slice would need to taste nice (at least on the real...

8,053 views, 3 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

You know you're a cake decorator, if ...

You know you’re a cake decorator if: 1. You are looking at a Gucci handbag in the store and you are thinking “how the hell could I do a cake like this”. Let’s hear yours :)

444 views, 1 by Nivo

Nivo

Elza

Something probably going through a difficult time and the first time it affects my sculpture as you can see the result is not so good then sucks For now I leave it and be willing to promise to raise the result much more successful I just wanted...

835 views, 0 by c3heaven

c3heaven

Petal Dust suggestions

Hello. I have recently started to work on sugar flowers and was looking at buying some good petal dusts. I am an ardent follower of Alan dunn and while he suggests sugar flair as the best petal dusts to work with, it does kinda seem a lil too...

1,982 views, 0 by Priscilla

Priscilla

Foil Cupcake Lines vs Paper Liners

I have been experimenting with flavors & I made Butterfinger Cupcakes & for some reason there was a salty butter after taste from the ones in foil & NO after taste in the ones from the paper liner why? Heres what I used Flour...

1,397 views, 8 by Raewyn Read Cake Design

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Paul Bradford Hosts the amazing American Crew!

Last month the fabulous Paul Bradford hosted an incredible line up of talented decorators from the US. Mayen Orido from Way Beyond Cakes by Mayen, Shawna McGreevy of McGreevy’s Cakes, Brenda Walton of Sugar High Inc and Rudy Martinez from Man...

1,279 views, 13 by Delicut Cakes

Delicut Cakes

A well proportioned body for modelling

Unless you are doing a cartoon character it is important that your figure should be well proportioned, so here’s a tip I learned : There are 7 heads to a proportioned body. You measure the head first, and you multiply it by 3 for the torso and...

694 views, 8 by Nivo

Nivo

Man face modeling

Facial sculpture statue man I really skull and added layers to the reception really not just

446 views, 0 by Redhead

Chocolate Cake

Hi, I’d just like to share my chocolate cake recipe with everyone. http://youtu.be/QoEWj-baRcI

1,306 views, 0 by Sonhos de Encantar by Sónia Neto

Sonhos de Encantar by Sónia Neto

Buy wafer paper

Hi. I want to make some flowers on wafer paper, and the only one I can find in my region is very thick. Anyone know a good website to buy wafer paper ? Thank you xxx

835 views, 0 by Janine Lister

Janine Lister

Cake topper spray

Just wondering if any one knows what the thin flat red wire is called i cant find it any where? Thanks in advance