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CakesDecor Theme: Teapot Cakes

What’s not to love about a cake with SO much design potential? There are endless ways to decorate a teapot cake, florals, handpaintings, they can even be transformed into a show-stopping gravity defying maserpiece! – We have some AMAZING...

Interview #16: Karen Portaleo

Bio I studied art at the Ringling School of Art and Design, jewellery at Georgia State University, jewellery, enamelling, copper smithing, glass and porcelain at Penland School, and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Art from the Atlanta...

HOW TO MAKE EDIBLE OSTRICH FEATHERS

For my 40ty birthday I decided to make a hat cake with EDIBLE ostrich feathers, but I couldn’t find a rice paper at my local store so I decided to use edible printer paper (wafer paper sheet) which is much thick and crispy than rice paper so...

New beginnings #17: New toys

These are a few of my new toys. The scales were an in expected Xmas present, I hadn’t even got around to looking for a new pair myself. I am over the moon with them, they even measure liquid which is brilliant for measuring my water...

Royal Wedding Garden Party

With the impending royal wedding and the recent heatwave it only seems apt that in true ‘Brit’ style we should see it as an opportunity to join in with the celebrations and throw a party…. and eat cake!!! Why not recreate the street parties...

How to Decorate Dimensional Stone Marble Cookies 🍵🌿💐

I love this technique for creating stone marble with royal icing, I first tried it last Autumn. You can see a detailed version of stone marbling in my tutorial Falling for Autumn Cookies! http://bit.ly/2dzluRY For this week’s tutorial I’ll...

Dimensional Tea Set Cookies

One of my favorite decorating techniques is dimensional piping (pressure piping) with royal icing. according to Sir Eddie Spence “once you have master 5 basic shapes you can create almost any motif or figure!. In this tutorial I will show you...