Making Modelling Chocolate

One of the beauties of Modelling Chocolate (I find) is it allows you more time to detail your work, and spend more time modelling in contrast to fondant and the other sugar-pastes which (for me) do tend to dry quicker, but then it depends on...

Cake Boards #1: York Stone Effect

I received a lot of interest in this cake board for my latest cake which had a boot on it and so have put together a few pictures I took during the process. 1. Roll out fondant onto board. Mix the fondant to the lightest shade of the stone...

How To Create And Decorate 3-D Christmas Tree Cookie

These 3-D Christmas tree cookies are perfect for a holiday table, gifts, and favors. To save time I piped the entire cookie with flood green consistency icing, then allowed the cookie to dry, and painted the star portion with Copper Penny...

How to Decorate a Pansy Ruffle Cookie

Pansies are beautiful five petal flowers with a large ruffled bottom petal. They are an impressive flower that looks complicated to pipe, however, are quite easy! The pansy is fitting for these Lambeth style ruffled cookies. Supplies need...

How To Decorate Easter Bunny and Chick Cookies!

Pressure piping is one of my favorite techniques to use with royal icing. This method is very versatile and looks brilliant on cakes and cupcakes too. However, cookies are the perfect canvas for perfecting the style. *The gold dust used for...

Simple Rainbow Petunia

I used modelling paste for these flowers. Mix 250g sugarpaste with 1 tsp either gum tragacanth, cmc poder or Tylo powder. Colours used: Wilton rose Sugarflair apricot/tangerine mixed with a little melon Sugarflair primrose ...

Stamping.

Odd title i know, i have done three cakes now using flexible rubber stamps these work great as they can bend around a cake when you imprint them, it’s best to do it as soon as you have covered the cake in fondant as you need it soft. I also like...

Tutorial - Stained Glass Effect Cake

After seeing the amazing stained glass effect cakes by people like Queen of Hearts Couture Cakes, Way Beyond Cakes by Mayen and Vinism Sugar Art, I decided I wanted to have a go and put my own spin on it. Hopefully it will inspire you to do...

Tutorial - Brush Embroidery

What is Brush Embroidery? It is a decorative technique used in sugar craft art. A paintbrush is stroked through royal icing leaving behind brush strokes which resemble stitching in fabric. It looks so beautiful and effective and it is not...

Hand Painted Vintage Rose Cookies

Wedding season is in full bloom, and wedding cookies are more popular than ever. For this tutorial, I will show you how to hand paint edible vintage roses on royal icing transfer cookies. These hand painted vintage rose cookies were...

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