Sharon Young

Royal Icing or Fondant 7

I have been making cakes for over 30 years.. and way back then it was very unusual to see cakes decorated in anything other than Royal Icing or Buttercream… I took a little break from making cakes, as my children thought it was un cool to have...

Royal icing raised/3d look 4 Hello all. Want to do cookies for my Grandson’s first Birthday…not the one in the link above not that good ;-)...

royal icing 4

hi could anyone tell me how to make royal icing for brush embroidery please i dont seem to get it right , many thanks


Black Royal Icing 3

Hi everyone….I have seen many cakes with black stenciling on them, my question is: How do you get black royal icing? Because mine never looks BLACK, it looks more like dark grey. Do you use regular black food coloring gels? I need to stencil a...


Black royal icing! 3

I’ve got an order of cookies to do later this week. I’m a little worried because I need to use black icing. I know sometimes dark colors get chaulky looking after they dry. Any advice when using black royal icing would be greatly appreciated!

Royal icing collar 2

Hi everyone i’ve been asked to do a sugarpaste communion cake but they would like a royal iced collar deisgn on it, all the collars ive done have always been on fully royal iced cakes, so im not sure if this would work. Has anyone done this and...

Bee Siang

Royal Icing Recipe for Brush Embroidery 2

Hi everyone…I need some help with royal icing recipe for brush embroidery. Anyone can help? Thank you so much.

Sweet Dreams by Heba

Claudia Prati Royal Icing Cake Classes in Central Florida!! 2

Learn to create these GORGEOUS cakes using Royal Icing techniques taught by ‘Claudia Prati torte creative’. Classes will be held in the Orlando area this September 5th & 6th. Reservations through

Nicole Verdina

Please I need a good Royal Icing Recipe........ 2

When making my cookies all I use is Powdered Sugar and a few drops of milk to ice them. I’m looking to get more details and depth on to my cookies. So if anyone is willing to give me a great royal icing recipe, I’d be truly and utterly grateful :)

Royal icing/buttercream 1

Hello, I’m in the middle of making a doggie birthday for my son for his birthday tomorrow. However, I’m now at the point of doing the hair… The body is covered in sugarpaste but I want a really fluffy look… Do I use buttercream or royal icing,...


Royal Icing Buildings & Structures 1

Good Morning Everyone! Recently I have been absolutely fascinated by the cakers who are able to build castles, churches, gazebos, boxes and other really beautiful structures with royal icing panels. I have been looking for templates that I can...

Sweet Heaven Cakes

What you prefer for ice your cakes.... Royal Icing or Buttercream? 0

Hello everybody … I never use Royal Icing for cover my cakes before and I like know your experience… Thanks

Sweet Dreams by Heba

Royal Icing Cookie Classes 0

Sweet sugar friends, my super talented and amazing friend and royal icing artist, Marta Torres of The Cookie Lab – Bolachas Decoradas Artesanais, wants to come to Central Florida this coming October to teach! I’m proud to be hosting her and...

Rustic wedding cake with royal icing 0

Urgent help please! I have a rustic tiered wedding cake next week for an outdoor wedding where it’s likely to be either hot or raining. Rather than risk buttercream in those conditions, I am thinking of royal icing. My experience with royal...

Royal Icing Panels help 0

Hi! I’m asking for help since i will be getting mareied soon and i dream of making my own cake. For starters i thought of covering the cakes with 2 or 3 layers of milk chocolate ganache until i get a nice coverage. After i want to cover the sides...

The Cookie Lab  by Marta Torres

I want to thank you all for your amazing support! EAG Awards Winning! 41

My Dear friends, with this post I really would like to thank you for your amazing support on my work and, thanks to all of you I was able to Win the EAG Awards on the “Most Inspiring Royal Icing Artist” Category, recently held in Hong Kong. ...

The Cookie Lab  by Marta Torres

Edible Artists Global Awards - I´m a Finalist! 35

Dear Friends, I wasn´t sure about posting it here but can´t refrain my contentment and have decided to share with you that I was chosen as one of the Finalists for the “Most Inspiring Royal Icing Artist” Category. Now, it´s up to you my...

Roo's Little Cake Parlour

What skills would you like to improve? 34

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...

Karen's Kakery

Icing a Damask pattern 27

Hello my lovely cake friends xx I’ve been asked to make a Black on Ivory Damask cake. I’ve been let down with black fondant changing colour, and don’t want the same problem with icing. This will be my first attempt at using a cake template, so...

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cake Lace Or Sugar Lace? 24

I just received my order of cake lace that I want to use for a wedding cake next month. Having never used it I have a few questions to those who are familiar with this product. I know it dries flexible, but is it hard to the bite like royal...

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