What flowers are these 2

I recognize the rose. Could someone however tell me what type are the other flowers (the large one and the five petal flower)? Also there seems to be white leaves and white four petal flowers as well – not sure. Sorry, but that’s the best...

gail

Azalia bush 2

Sweet Summer Collaboration’s photo. Sweet Summer Collaboration’s photo. Sweet Summer Collaboration’s photo. ‘last yr’s picture’ +4 Sweet Summer Collaboration added 7 new photos to the album: Gail Dalessio – Art deco cakes.Like Page...

LilianaVBakery

royal blue flowers 2

I am making some blossoms flowers and they need to be royal blue. I got some petal dust but is not exactly the royal blue I need and it’s 2 late for me to order online. Can I paint the flowers with gel color? Thanks

Painting Premade Gumpaste Roses 2

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....

TrulyCustom

For those of you who provide wedding cakes to venues 1

If you have a relationship with various Venue’s where you are THE EXCLUSIVE wedding cake provider… What kind of packages do you offer? Pricing? Delivery? Certain cake flavors only? Any flavor on the menu? etc. I’d like to be more aggressive...

How to Acheive Burnt Orange for Gumpaste Flowers 1

I have to dust parts of some white stargazer lilies burnt orange and was wondering how to acheive burnt orange in petal dust? Here is the photo of the shade of burnt orange. I purchased two jars of CK Flame petal dust as suggested by one...

Which tip to pipe these ruffles? 1

Hi! Can anyone tell me how these ruffles are done?  Could it be a wilton 86 tip? I’ve been searching online but the only techniques I can find use a petal tip in  zig zag up and down motion rather than the single sweeping motion in...

Flowers made with modeling chocolate 1

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?...

Scrummy Mummy's Cakes

Help with butterflies 1

Hi everyone, I would like to be able to make these butterflies. I think they are made from petal paste (possibly pastillage) and then piped with a boarder of royal icing and flood iced which is dragged to create the pattern. I would...

What type of yellow is the peony and roses 0

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 ...

Elaine

Newbie 8

Hi. I am a new cakes decor member. I’m just about to start selling my cakes from home. I’m very nervous and new to all this so I’m hoping to get some tips from all you lovely cakey people 😊 x

Bracken

Apple Blossom tutorial 5

Hi All I have been fascinated by Jacqueline Butler (petlesweet cakes) Apple Blossom – I have bought a couple of her tutorial on craftsy, I have searched everywhere for a tutorial on making Apple Blossom – does anyone know where I can purchase...

Kimmy's Kakes

Got scammed and would like your advice or opinion! 0

A new “client” stole someone’s credit card and purchased a cake from me. I was paid through PayPal and after their investigation, they reimbursed the woman whose credit card was stolen and they deducted the amount I was paid for the cake. I don’t...

Combe Cakes

Metal Ball Tools 15

Hi all – can you help please? I have a set of plastic ball tools but was considering buying some metal ones. Do you find they are better and worth the investment? If so, which ones do you recommend? Thanks Anne

Sugar Sweet Cakes

Metallic chocolate cov strawberrie? 1

How are they doing these metallic colored strawberries? I just got a request for some.

Cakeicer (Shirley)

I Had A Great Fall 17

Shirley Utterback-Wilson June 3 at 8:53am · Here is my Humpty Dumpty story. May 4th, 4 dozen cupcakes baked and iced in fridge waiting for decorartioions next day for Raaainbow community Cincnco de Mayo lununcheon. Sommehow the next morning I...

Bistra Dean

I need a nice , realistic gold color... 3

Hi ladies , I hope any of you can help me with advice on a nice gold color. I found a few but they all have that unpleasant oringy , dark gold effect . I am looking for a color like the gold color used in this cookies and will be very...

Using alcohol for baby shower cake 2

Hello all! I am making several cakes for a baby shower and each one has several gold details. I typically do this with a bit of vodka mixed with luster dust to add the metalic look, but im a bit concerned about using alcohol in the decorating...

Rustik Cake Studio

Textures and Colors with Jarid Altmark ! 2

I am so glad to have Jarid Altmark @ Rustik Cake Studio on July 8 @ 5pm! this is a Texture and Color Demo and the price is Only $20. there is a couple of seats left if you guys are interested please contact me at 516-661-2865 or just go on my...

Newbie using isomalt 2

Hi everyone. I’m a fairly experienced amateur cake decorator, but a total newbie when it comes to isomalt. I’ve been asked to make a special car-shaped cake that would really need see-through windows, so naturally my thoughts turned to using...

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