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Sugar Modelling #1: Making the Jaguar XK150

This is not to scale as I was working fom photos and made my own measurements for this. All sugarpaste. I used foam which I cut to shape to set the bonnet shape overnight. I did not want to use wires for the wheel spokes so I created the ‘look’...

CakesDecor Theme: Gorgeous Models Of 2018

Here is the fifth and final blog to this collection, Gorgeous Models Of 2018. This is one of my most favourite themes! So much amazing talent in one place, absolutely beautiful pieces and incredible work! Thank you so much for sharing your...

Printemps: behind the scene❤

I always loved fairies and their enchanted world…their wings, their grace. Everything about them gives you that feeling of being surrounded by magic and timeless beauty. As soon as I’ve known the theme we had to explore, I saw a picture in my...

Painting Tutorial - 'Peek-a-Boo' Easter Bunny

Hi everyone! This Easter, I didn’t know what to do… Literally… I thought about eggs, then bunnies, then bunnies in eggs, then I forget about it… Suddenly, yesterday when I was navigating through Pinterest, a cute drawing appears in my...

Free Video TUTORIALS #1: Water Balloon

Here’s how I made water balloons for SPLASH! cake. CAKE DESIGN MODELLING – Water Balloon Tutorial – il mondo di ielle

Expressive Fondant Faces #1: Expressive Fondant Face - Tongue Sticking Out

A tutorial on how to create a complete expressive fondant face, along with a hairstyle that adds to the expressiveness. I was having a hard time creating ponytails for my figures when I finally figured out how to easily create the look I was...

How to Make a Simple Fondant Face: Girl in Long Ponytails

At times I want to make very detailed realistic figures, very expressive sugar craft faces, but at times I also want to make a simple yet cute and fun fondant face that does not take up as much time making as the others – which is where this...

Standing Girl Topper in Christmas Tree Outfit

In this tutorial I first begin by shaping and preparing the internal structure for the standing topper, techniques of which can be used for other standing toppers. I then proceed to create a fun, Christmas tree themed outfit to match the fun and...

Christmas Cake Topper: Standing Boy in Elf Outfit

A Standing Boy in Elf Outfit Christmas Topper made of fondant. Tylose powder was added to most of the fondant used in this project. I begin by describing how I create a structure for most of my standing cake toppers. The tutorial contains...

Modelling in sugar #1: Sleeping Santa Baby Tutorial

Here’s my video tutorial for making a sleeping baby in a Santa outfit. It can be made in sugarpaste/ modelling paste/ modelling chocolate/ marzipan. The sizes of the body parts relate to the size of the head, so it could be made small enough...