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gumpaste wisteria #1: making wired gumpaste wisteria flowers & buds

Hi all! Super excited to show you my first youtube video I filmed while making my Konohana Sakuya Hime for the Gardens of the World collab! This one shows you how to make the buds and flowers. Parts 2 and 3 will be added later, showing...

Simple ANEMONE with Simple Tools (Gumpaste or Fondant)

I was asked by quite a few how I made the simple anemone featured on my Simple Black & White Polka Dot cake (see last photo) and realized I could not find any picture tutorials for anything similar to how I made mine to direct them to. There...

Gumpaste Carnations - no special cutters required (with lots of pictures!)

Hi all, By request :) I took photos of every step so I hope this should be clear and detailed enough for beginners like myself to follow (I’ve discovered it’s rather hard to balance a camera in one hand lol). These are some carnations I made...

Parrot Tulip Tutorial (Gumpaste Flower)

I have created a new tutorial for the Parrot Tulip. I hope you enjoy it. Lots of love! Christine xxx http://youtu.be/B6TkH9DVT5o

Gumpaste Magnolia Tutorial

Hopefully the photographs are self explanatory, any questions please ask!! :) xxx Hope you all like it . For more Tutorials visit my FB...

CakesDecor.com Cake Themes #13: Sugar Flowers and Gumpaste Flowers

It’s been a long time I posted a Blog entry to this Series. I noticed that there were lot of Sugar Flowers and Gumpaste flowers posted lately and I would like to show you some of them on one place. If you know about any other flowers that are on...

double cherry blossom #1: Gumpaste double cherry blossom tutorial pt 1

Hi all! I have a new video up, this time showing how to make my simple gumpaste double cherry blossoms as featured on my KonohanaSakuya / geisha cake. Part 1 is how to make the flowers, the second part coming soon will show dusting. I’ve used a...

How to make a Gumpaste Rainbow

Gather your materials (add a ruler or straight edge to this list!) Knead in a little tylose powder to your coloured fondant. My ratio is 1tsp tylose to 250g of fondant. Roll ropes of fondant (now gumpaste!) to desired thickness. Keep...

Edible Gumpaste Glaze

I posted this under recipes but maybe it should have been under tutorials. Give it a try, I really like this. Edible gumpaste glaze This recipe came from the Craftsy website and is the best edible glaze I have found to use on gumpaste items...

How we made Goofy out of Fondant/gumpaste

This is our first attempt at an iconic character. We were pretty happy with the results!We couldn’t find any help on line, so this is how we made our goofy. We hope it can help! First always make your colors in estimated sizes so that...