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782 views, 11 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.

330 views, 9 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.

5,492 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...

2,106 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...

4,356 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...

1,044 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...

322 views, 8 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Hydrangea

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

773 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...

458 views, 7 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Dogwood

A branch of gumpaste Dogwood blossoms.

638 views, 3 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Gardenia

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

405 views, 8 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

367 views, 6 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Southern Magnolia

Gumpaste Magnolia for a wedding cake

608 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.

483 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.

558 views, 3 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste French Tulips

Gumpaste French Tulips for a wedding shower cake.

479 views, 7 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Peonies

White Gumpaste Peonies

658 views, 1 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...

665 views, 5 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Baseball Baby In A Mitt

Topper for a baby shower cake, the mother to be was a huge Oakland A’s fan so the baby has on an A’s cap.

297 views, 3 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Dutch Iris

Gumpaste Dutch Iris using cutters from Nicholas Lodge

475 views, 4 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Monkey and Baby For A Jungle Cake

This is the last pictures I will post until I can come up with something new and hopefully interesting. Now I want to see from all the members who do such beautiful flowers and creative figure modeling to post their pictures. Please? Baby...