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2,496 views, 0 by Sophisticated

Sophisticated

Gladiolus Flower

Has anyone made a Gladiolus flower yet, or know of some tutorial on how to make it. I have a client asking me to make a cake for her and top it off with the Gladiolus. The cake is due next week. Hoping to get some help from you guys. Thanks in...

767 views, 0 by Cake Addiction Education and Supply LLC

Cake Addiction Education and Supply LLC

CALLING ALL SUGER ARTISTS...need your input, please!

I’m posting here because you are all looking for tools and supplies at some point and as a group, have varying degrees of sugar art experience and needs. We are opening a new school/store in February and are trying to figure out what to stock...

685 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...

279 views, 0 by Memoirficent

Fuzzy lines

I’ve noticed a lot of my sugar craft flowers seem to have like “fuzzy” lines theyre not straight. I was wondering how to make the lines smooth and not so… fuzzy? I use plastic cutters but I don’t think that would be the problem? What could I be...

315 views, 0 by Sweetlilly

Flowers made with modeling chocolate

Hi. I tried to use a ball tool for the first time on sum petals that I had cut out of some modelling chocolate I had made (again first time) but the ball tool just stuck to the choc and dragged it. Should I hav let it sit a while to harden 1st?...

1,055 views, 0 by Prima Cakes Plus

Prima Cakes Plus

Need help attaching heavy flowers

I am trying to attach heavy lily of the valley gumpaste flowers to the side of a cake and failing miserably. I think what is making them so heavy is the wire and that they have about 4-6 flowers on each bunch. I tried using royal icing and it...

371 views, 0 by Viv

Viv

Hello everyone

Hello , I’m new on here , my name is Viv Gibbs and started making cakes and decorating them about a year ago and no way as good as all you are . But with lots of practice I will get there lol , I just like decorating the cakes I have made

773 views, 1 by Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Roo's Little Cake Parlour

What skills would you like to improve?

I am often overwhelmed by the range of expertise on CD. There are so many who have honed their skills to such a high level. I have decided to focus on improving my figure modelling, flower making and building up my royal icing piping skills. I...

527 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...

417 views, 0 by Sugar Cakes Linda Knop

Sugar Cakes Linda Knop

Sugar Cakes

Hi Just want to say hi to everyone. Such an honor to see all the beautiful cake and art work by fellow cake bakers. I own a little cake studio in Durbanville Cape Town. I have been designing cakes since 2010 and love every minute of it. ...