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289 views, 10 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Poppies

Working on some gumpaste Poppies today.

947 views, 10 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Assorted Gumpaste Flowers

Working on gumpaste flowers for my Grandson’s wedding on March 3rd. Rosebuds, Succulents, pink and purple Ranunculas. Still have dozen more to make, but it’s a start.

507 views, 8 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Swan Lake gumpaste display piece

My entry in the sugar art division of our local cake club show this weekend. The theme was Masquerade Ball and my design was to represent Swan Lake. The heel of the shoe was a hand painted swan’s head. Happy to say it took second place.

5,812 views, 0 by jennifer20

Fondant/Gumpaste Coffe Mug/Cup & Saucer

Hi All….I thought making a fondant coffee mug/cup & saucer for the top of a coffee fanatics cake would be fairly easy! I have been trying to find some tutorials on this but only came across one which I wasn;t that happy with….can anyone...

2,312 views, 0 by Sarah's cakes

Sarah's cakes

Make my own flower paste/gumpaste or buy ready made white and colour myself?

Hello fellow cake lovers! I am still learning the self taught art of cake decorating. For my next project I am looking to work on my sugar flowers, eek! Please advise whether it is worth making my own flower paste/gumpaste or just buy ready...

4,845 views, 0 by LilianaVBakery

LilianaVBakery

modeling chocolate vs fondant/gumpaste for figures

Girls I need your opinion. Since I have only worked with fondant and gum paste I would like to use modeling chocolate for my figurines. I’m making a under sea cake with the octonauts characters on top and cupcakes also decorated with a shell on...

1,132 views, 1 by Julia Hardy

Julia Hardy

Red gumpaste - a sticky situation......

What I need is for someone lovely to put my mind at rest about my gumpaste. I needed to make a Spiderman model yesterday (which, by the way I had been dreading) and I had to use quite a lot of colour paste to get it a nice shade of red. It...

405 views, 9 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste and rock candy Geode

A gumpaste based Geode with rock candy crystals and gold leaf edges for an upcoming cake.

497 views, 8 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Hydrangea

An assortment of gumpaste Hydrangea I did at a demonstration for our local cake show.

966 views, 5 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Rock Candy Geode

I made this today with marbled gray gumpaste dried in crumpled aluminum foil. Glued in the grape flavored string rock candy with clear Isomalt cooked to 320 degrees. A few small white rock candy around the sides and painted the edges with gold...

496 views, 7 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Dogwood

A branch of gumpaste Dogwood blossoms.

730 views, 3 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Gardenia

Gumpaste Gardenia. One of my favorite flowers in nature and in sugar.

452 views, 8 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

410 views, 6 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Southern Magnolia

Gumpaste Magnolia for a wedding cake

735 views, 2 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Owl and Egg In Nest

Gumpaste Owl and Baby Egg in pink for a Forest friends baby shower cake.

546 views, 2 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Jungle Book Topper

I loved how Mowgli turned out. Hand molded of gumpaste. Made for my Great Grandsons baby shower with a Jungle Book theme.

617 views, 3 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste French Tulips

Gumpaste French Tulips for a wedding shower cake.

526 views, 7 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Peonies

White Gumpaste Peonies

715 views, 0 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste

I know we have forums on many subjects, but is it possible to have a forum for gumpaste, as in figures? And gumpaste, as in sugar flowers? We have some really good sugar florwer artists and those who model in gumpaste. It would be nice to just be...

381 views, 10 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Shamrock Topper

Gumpaste shamrock and Hydrangea topper for a St. Patrick’s cake.