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3D Lego Figure

I’ve created a few 3D figures now after having made two cakes that featured them and was asked by many how I made them. So I created this free, detailed tutorial which will hopefully answer most of those questions and give you some guidance in...

3D Star Tutorial

This is my very first tutorial ever, so hopefully it isn’t too terrible. I’ve had a few people ask me how I made my 3D looking stars so I figured I put together a little picture tutorial for those who may be interested. You can check it out here:...

The Making of a 3D Standing Lego Ninjago Cake

I’ve posted my progress pics to my blog with additional info and detailed explanations but thought I’d post just the pics here and on FB so those that are savvy enough can figure out what they might need to do with just a bit of guidance. The...

Interview #20: Jo Orr of Ciccio Cakes

Bio My Name is Jo Orr, and I live in Rotorua, New Zealand. I’m Married with a Stepdaughter Julz & 2 Border Collies Scottie & Teddy. I’m the Head Chef at Ciccio Italian Café but Cake Decorating is a real passion, I love being able...

Interview #38: Daniel Casero Pérez

1. How or why did you get started in cake decorating… was it by accident or did you always have a passion for it? As a child I used to enjoy making figurines and drawing, but my creativity never ‘spilled’ into the kitchen… In fact, up until a...

Taj Mahal cake tutorial

1. Taj Mahal is all about symmetry. Plan the size of the cake you are making and create the templates A and B using a cardboard. 2. Roll the white fondant and Cut 4 * A and 4* B shapes using the template. Let the figure dry. It took me over...

Interview #30: Serdar Yener from Yener's Way

Thanks to Shags from curiAUSSIEty custom cakes we are bringing you interview with Serdar Yener from Yener’s Way 1. What inspired you to want to be a cake decorator? It all started when I was 17. I asked my mum to find a job for me during the...

When the children smile...Tutorial!

https://instagram.com/p/BPs_dPbApBN/ (Give peace a chance colloboration) WHEN THE CHILDREN SMILE… To be a child is to see the world in a pure and innocent way. When the children smile, darkness of the war will be...

Making of The Gift: 100 questions, help please

I’ve never made a tutorial and won’t attempt it yet. This one is just to show some progress shots of how I made my latest Christmas cakes. If you have ideas/tips on how you might have done any step differently – I would love a discussion. The...

Interview #56: Nadia Flecha Guazo of Chokolate

Nadia’s: CakesDecor Profile | Website | Facebook | Pinterest | Instagram 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I’m Spanish, based and born in Belgium....