Crys

Fondant Figurines are cracking 8

I am a self taught when it comes to making figurines. I made my first Ariel figurine, and I was rather proud at how she came out. I let her set up over night beofre i finish adding any details, and when I checked her, she had cracking and crease...

Emine Pazan

Help needed how to make princess figurines 2

Hi, I have a foundation where I make cakes for children who are in need of a wonderful cake. Now one of the children want me to make Cinderella, Snow White, Belle and Sleepin beauty out of fondant. I know that there are ready made plastic...

Sreeja -The Cake Addict

Need help in standing figurine 2

Dear Cake decorators, I am planning to make a standing ‘Upsy Daisy’ cake for my daughters B day. She is very crazy about ‘In the night Garden’. If I make legs with fondant and give support only to legs, will it stand the weight of cake (the...

Sophisticated

How to make gumpaste puppy figurines 1

Does anyone know how to make doggy (and anything dog related) figurines out of gumpaste? Or can anyone refer me to a tutorial where I can learn how to make those please? I would like to learn how to make those figurines for cupcakes toppers....

Sweet Dreams by Heba

Couture Cakers Collaboration 41

WELCOME to the Couture Cakers International that I’ve had the pleasure of hosting!!! We are SO happy that you’ve joined us for our FIRST ANNUAL EDIBLE FASHION SHOW! Every week, the Couture Cakers will showcase a new group of cakes, cookies and...

Elisa Colon

Fondant Brands 37

Curious to see what fondant brands everyone uses… I am currently using three different brands. Massa Tuccino for wedding cakes. Fondx to cover cakes. Satin Ice for colors, figurines & sometimes to cover. Thanks for sharing!!

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.10 / October 2015 20

The Gazette is out folks with a completely new section talking about my new favorite things as well as highlighting some of the great things that have been happening in the cakey world. I hope you all enjoy it and as always I love hearing your...

LilianaVBakery

modeling chocolate vs fondant/gumpaste for figures 17

Girls I need your opinion. Since I have only worked with fondant and gum paste I would like to use modeling chocolate for my figurines. I’m making a under sea cake with the octonauts characters on top and cupcakes also decorated with a shell on...

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

Cakesdecor Gazette: Issue 4.07 / July 2015 14

This is a great gazette for anyone wanting to take their cakes to a new level and start competing. A few helpful hints and lots of encouragement. Check out the fabulous interview with the ever so gorgeous Melanie Byrne of the enchanting merchant...

miettes

Calling in some ideas... please! 8

Hi all, I am asked to make a cake for a gentleman who is turning 60 and who is also a judge… No fondant cover, just chocolate ganache as the finish look. And since I am a novice at modelling with sugar, I don’t think I can do elaborate sugar...

Cakes By Kristi

Hello Everyone! 8

I just joined this site, looks FAR SUPERIOR to Cake Central’s website! I graduated pastry school about 6 months ago and have been decorating cakes out of a bakery in Naperville, Il for the past 6 months, although I still decorate cake all day in...

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Sara of Courthouse Cake Company featured in Cakes and Sugarcraft Magazine 7

Woohoo!! Sara is on fire! She’s back in the news again this month with a massive feature on the stunning figurine she made for her beautiful daughter, in the recent issue of Cakes and Sugarcraft Magazine. Congratulations Sara!! :) xx

Just Cake It

Hello 7

Hi everyone! My name is Kasia and I love making fondant figurines. I make video tutorials for whole cakes and cake toppers and share them on my Youtube channel. Hope to make here some cake friends:) Here is my channel...

Rosa

Gumpaste Figure 6

I need to make gum paste figurine of Mr. Snuffleeupagus ( from sesame street). I need some advice on what to use, royal icing or gum paste to get that “Hairy” look?? Any advice I can get on the best way to get that look would be sooooooooo...

Sweet Dreams by Heba

It's almost time!!! 6

On June 17th, the Couture Cakers International collaboration will be revealing their 2nd annual virtual fashion show made from cakes, cookies and figurines!! We are the Couture Cakers and we can’t wait to show you so MAKE SURE that you have a...

Gumpaste vs. Fondant + Tylose Powder 5

Will I be able to get a good result in making figurine using fondant with tylose powder to make gumpaste?

cosybakes

Balancing Figures 4

Hello cake decorators! I’ve been having the urge to make balancing figurines (on top of each other, on a ball, etc.) but don’t know where to start. Are the figures supported by thick wires or sticks? Any tips would be appreciated! :)

cd3

HELP Please, my gumpaste is too soft 4

Hi! I’m new to this website. I bought some Wilton powder to make some gumpaste. It is the second time I do it. The first time everything turned out ok, but this time the gumpaste is too sticky and soft. I made a figurine for my daughter’s...

Astried

Project Unicorn - Sugar Gallery 4

Hi every one…. Project unicorn – Sugar Gallery would like to invite you to join our fun challenge-mini collaboration. A challenge to produce sugar figurines from the fun theme given every 10 days. We have done two challenges so far : ...

Modeling chocolat within 29 °c .. 3

Please who can give me an help, I live in the Caraibean island, and I want to make chocolat figurine, but it stick all the time, any idea to help me please ? thanks

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