Violet - The Violet Cake Shop

Violet - The Violet Cake Shop

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May 2013    Ontario, Canada    Website

Cowboy Boot Topper Progress Shots (Pictorial)

As promised, here are some progress shots from when I made my Cowboy Boot topper for my Girly Western 19th Birthday Cake in March. These are not edited and were merely taken so I could remember what I did hence they are not the best quality nor...

TUTORIAL - Simple Swags by The Violet Cake Shop

This is a quick tutorial for simple swags as seen on my Modern Steampunk Hat cake that was featured in Cake Masters magazine (November issue)… Not sure if anyone else has ever done swags this way before as I have not seen it done quite the...

Wafer Paper LOTUS Tutorial by The Violet Cake Shop™

Merry Christmas Everyone!! I made a tutorial for how to recreate the wafer paper lotuses that I had on my Festival of Lights cake from October, for everyone as my Christmas gift. Hope you all enjoy it and it is helpful. There is a tip for...

Simple ANEMONE with Simple Tools (Gumpaste or Fondant)

I was asked by quite a few how I made the simple anemone featured on my Simple Black & White Polka Dot cake (see last photo) and realized I could not find any picture tutorials for anything similar to how I made mine to direct them to. There...

3D Lego Figure

I’ve created a few 3D figures now after having made two cakes that featured them and was asked by many how I made them. So I created this free, detailed tutorial which will hopefully answer most of those questions and give you some guidance in...

Two-Toned Bow Tutorial

I first saw a two-toned bow on a yellow tiered cake by Sweet Picasso Cake Creations. Afterward a design popped in my head that had this bow as the centrepiece. It makes such a statement so it’s tempting to use it to highlight a cake. I try not to...

My Version of a Ranunculus Tutorial

Decided to upload my Ranunculus Tutorial that I posted to FB a while back of the flowers I used on my Christmas cake, since it is now easier to upload multiple photos for the blogs/tutorials in CD. I have also since used it to create the pink...

Quick Tip - Octagon Cutouts using Square Cutter

Here is a quick tip sheet I created for making octagon cutouts using a basic square cutter as seen on the bottom tier of the cake I made recently for my sis’ birthday. I’m sure others have already thought of this or could have easily come up...

TUTORIAL: My Version of Two-Toned Petals

Hi Everyone! Here is my first EVER tutorial so bear with me if it’s not perfect or if the pics are fuzzy/out of focus. Any feedback would be great and I would love to know if it was helpful in anyway or what specifics may need improving. Hope...