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1,558 views, 0 by RitaGreerSC

Painting Premade Gumpaste Roses

I need to darken some red rose sprays to a deep dark red and I’m not quite sure what to use. I’ve tried brushing with petal dust and the color never comes out deep enough. I’ve used Super red and chocolate brown and that didn’t look good either....

1,580 views, 2 by SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

Wired Roses help!

Hi everyone! Ive recently been making some gumpaste roses to go on a 3 tier cake. So, I thought I better do them wired, to be able to push them into the higher tiers. I hooked over the end of some 22 gauge wires, dipped in sugar glue then...

3,104 views, 0 by Maria @ RooneyGirl BakeShop

Maria @ RooneyGirl BakeShop

Duff's cake graffiti spray - have you tried it? I'm desperate...

Help! I made some gumpaste roses for a wedding this weekend and they look more pink than red and I was thinking of spraying them with duff’s graffiti red spray but I’ve never tried it and I don’t want to destroy the flowers I worked so hard to...

1,406 views, 0 by Sophisticated

Sophisticated

Wedding cake setup

Hi everyone! I’m back looking from some advice. I have a 4 tiers buttercream wedding cake due this Thursday. I am also a guest at the wedding. I am trying to figure out the best way possible to go about it. Should I assemble everything at home...

1,395 views, 0 by Margie

Applying flowers

I would appreciate any advice on applying gumpaste roses on a cake. I have 10 roses to place on a fondant cake and because of the cone shaped back I find it difficult. I can attaché them, but I can see the back side when I put Just one rose on...

1,185 views, 0 by TLC

TLC

Help with fondant flowers on a buttercream cake

I hope that someone can help-I want to make a two tier BC cake and put some florist paste/gumpaste roses on it. How do I attach them and are they likely to wilt? If it is for a wedding will they last all day?? Tia!

451 views, 0 by Nour Merei

My passion

I started cake decorating almost 2 years back and I started to discover the charming world of that new experience. I got 2 Planet Cake’s certificate and I have now a PME master.

361 views, 1 by LaBella

LaBella

415 views, 0 by kmac

What type of yellow is the peony and roses

Could someone tell me what type of yellow was use on the gumpaste large peony. There is even a lighter shade on the rose what colour is that? Was it airbrushed or dusted in petal dust? Thanks ...

1,942 views, 0 by Nuria Moragrega - Cake Mistress

Nuria Moragrega - Cake Mistress

Which floral paste does everyone use?

I have a potential wedding cake order which will involve making over 100 roses. It will be covering a huge dummy however there will be a real cake slice in there too… the roses on the real cake slice would need to taste nice (at least on the real...

1,310 views, 1 by Charlotte

Charlotte

Storing sugar flowers

Hello, I’m about to make some sugar flowers (roses) using flower paste and am confused over the best way to store them once done? I’ve read complete opposite opinions. Some say keep them in a cardboard box, therefore not airtight. Some say keep...

998 views, 0 by Danielle

Danielle

Wedding cakes & Sugar flowers!

Hi everyone!!! My name is Danielle. And baking is a passion that started at a very young age in my mother’s kitchen. I love creating and making new confectionery products. As a full time Pastry Chef with 10+ experience, I also, love creating...

757 views, 0 by kmac

How to Make This Gumpaste Rose?

I would like to learn how to make this gumpaste rose. Can someone guide me to a tutorial? Thanks. https://www.facebook.com/189612957724022/photos/a.212795782072406.58961.189612957724022/611600832191897/?type=3&theater

596 views, 7 by Benny's cakes

Benny's cakes

Gumpaste garden rose

My gumpaste garden red rose.

1,763 views, 48 by Sandra Smiley

Sandra Smiley

863 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.