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Textured cake

Hello everyone, you don’t need a silicone mat to make a cake texture! Here’s how I did it. For painting i used paint with alcohol and silicone brush. Silicone brush is very good for the job. This photo is a comparison. ...

CakesDecor theme: Wedding Cakes - Part 24

Hi Everyone! This week it’s time for us to look at the gorgeous theme of Wedding Cakes! There were many stunning cakes posted to the site in March, all of which used the most gorgeous colours and designs. I hope you all enjoy looking at...

CakesDecor Theme: Peonies

Hello Everyone! This week we are going to be looking at ‘Peony Themed Cakes’. Summer is fast approaching, and with that comes summer wedding cakes – I thought a peony collection would be very inspirational and provide us all with lots of...

EASIEST Tree Bark Effect Tutorial Ever!

Hi Everyone, earlier last year I created a tutorial for an antique fondant effect,the tutorial has been one of my most successful tutorials. When I created this technique I realized it had a lot of potential for creating other effects,...

Making Modelling Chocolate

One of the beauties of Modelling Chocolate (I find) is it allows you more time to detail your work, and spend more time modelling in contrast to fondant and the other sugar-pastes which (for me) do tend to dry quicker, but then it depends on...

Making Modelling Chocolate

One of the beauties of Modelling Chocolate (I find) is it allows you more time to detail your work, and spend more time modelling in contrast to fondant and the other sugar-pastes which (for me) do tend to dry quicker, but then it depends on...

Cosmos flower tutorial

Supply list: Wires – 24, 26 and 33 gauge, Nile green floral tape, Bumpy foam, Foam pad, Flat brushes for dusting, Pollen mix (petal dust and corn flour mix), Petal dusts (for this project I use Magenta and Geranium from CK), A bunch...

How to make Piping Gel

I found this recipe on Facebook, which will allow you to make piping gel for pennies on the dollar! Piping gel Yields 1/2-cup Ingredients: • 1/4-cup cold water • 1/4-cup corn starch • 1/2-cup light corn syrup • 1 tsp clear flavor extract...

Sugar Ruffles

This short video shows how I made sugar ruffles. I used 400g of Sugar Florist Paste to cover a 9" cake.

Knitted Heart Tutorial

This is an easy step by step tutorial of making the knitted heart from my favorite wedding cake. 1/ tools needed: cream and brown coloured sugar paste CMC powder (carboxymethylcellulose) edible glue extruder silicone mould putty (which...