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Boeing 787 Dreamliner cake construction

My constructed cake board and my templates, I added extra height to the sides to allow room for the steel rods to come through underneath the board. I then cut out the aircraft template from mdf, this is where the cake will be placed. I...

Does anyone have a no fail dense moist red Velvet recipe for fondant/construction cakes?

I just havent found the right red velvet for fondant cakes yet – the last one I tried sank (my cakes never sink!) so I am hoping someone out there can help me, I have to make one in a couple of weeks time, Thank you!!

Construction Theme Birthday Cake

There is a lucky little birthday boy out there that had this cool construction themed cake made!!! So we created a 2 tier cake to look like a construction site by adding some edible dirt roads and using brown buttercream. All the trucks and rocks...

Interview #12: Calli from Callicious Cakes

Bio The last thing I ever thought I’d ever be doing is baking and creating cakes as for the majority of my life I have been a Graphic Artist working in all kind of Commercial fields ranging from Textile Designing to the contrast of...

Rapunzel in her Tower tutorial (updated with pictures and stuff I forgot the first time!)

This was my first ever cake a) involving a degree of construction and b) using Dawn Butler’s new Cake Frame product (I bought a starter kit at Cake International, Birmingham) It may be a bit basic for some of you – but hopefully may be of...

Tutorials by Crazy Sweets #2: 3D Cake Honey Bee

+ New english Tutorial + Honey Bee 3D cake http://www.crazy-sweets.de/tutorial/honigbiene-3d-torte?action=lang&set=en Flying 3D Cakes They are popular above all, because they bring variety on the table and raise the question: „How does...

Cowboy or Biker Boot Tutorial

Look through the photos before & after here. I was having trouble loading them. Cowboy boots come in so many designs. You can apply designs with cutters or impression tools or you can cut 2 different colors, one thinner & cut out...

"Home Sweet Home" Royal Icing Sugar Art

I have always wanted to try Sugar Art ever since I was a young girl. Each year we went to the Royal Adelaide show, my favorite part was to look at the cake decorating exhibit. I just loved to look at the beautifully decorated cakes, gorgeous...

3D Flower cookie bouquet for Mother's day tutorial

This weekend I did my first 3D cookie project, the goal is to test three things: Mother’s day flower bouquet design, lace icing technique and of course 3D cookie construction. Many lessons learned from this project and the best things is that I...

Victorian Days Cupcake Tutorial

If you are familiar with my posts and videos you know I enjoy showing a week of cupcakes, next a week of cookies, and a week of cakes; I want to show that any of my designs will work for decorating all of these pastries. This week I have...