Dessert By Design (Krystle)

Natural Food Dyes 8

Does anyone have any experience with using natural food dyes (ie; reduced and strained raspberry puree/pure pomegranate juice) to color or paint on fondant? Just wondering if I would be able to obtain a good red color Thanks for any help or...

airbrush colors 3

does anyone know are airbrush colors ready to use and has anyone tried to thin down any form of regular food color?

Can I mix airbrush color in whipped frosting 1

I making teal colored cupcakes for a birthday party i’m going to tomorrow and am using rich’s better creme non dairy whipped icing the kind that comes in a carton. Would it be okay if I used airbrush color to color my icing (was thinking to add...

Prima Cakes and Cookies - Jennifer

Dark blue fondAnt with fondx 1

So I was wondering if anyone has tried to make a dark blue color fondant with using the blue fondx fondant as a base? I was wondering if the colored fondx colored fondant takes color well. I have only used the white and added colors before, but I...

Natural Food Coloring 2

I am very new to cake decorating, and just do it as a hobby but am wanting to learn more. I want to only use natural food colorings, and was wondering if anyone else here only uses the natural stuff and if so what your favorite brand is. So far...

DulcesSuenosConil

Help!!!! Painting black lines on fondant 😪 22

Hi! I was wondering if anyone could help me. I’m very new to cake decorating and I have my heart set on doing a hand painted Winnie the Pooh cake for my baby girls 1st birthday. I have drawn a template to use and I’ve managed to transfere it onto...

Becky Pendergraft

White Chocolate Peppermint Buttercream 9

Just thought I’d share what was one of my favorite recipes from last Christmas :) I used this frosting recipe with my chocolate espresso cupcakes (look in my cake photos at the Peppermint Mocha Cupcakes). Hope you all enjoy as much as I did! ...

Dyes and staining 5

I’m looking to make a large batch of scratch-made black fondant and am going to try using the powdered food coloring. Everything I’ve read indicates that it’s best to mix in while mixing the fondant, but I was concerned that the black food...

Rosa

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...

How much to charge for gelatin flowers, butterflies, dragonflies, etc. 3

I have made gelatin butterflies in the past for a wedding cake and they turned out really well. I just included some money in the price. But I just got an order for some gelatin dragonflies and butterflies for a bakery to use on different cakes....

cheryl arme

air brushing fondant 3

Hi everyone! How long does it take for airbrushed food color to dry before you can airbrush more. Thanks!

Melanie Jane Wright

Modelling chocolate 3

I was thinking of having a go at making modelling chocolate to make a figure but as I have never worked with it before I amnit sure how to colour it. I have seen some amazing work in modelling chocolate. Can you use your existing food colours?

Glamma

Its my first day 😁 2

Hello, My name is Christy I’m from Washington State I have made some cool cakes in my days but I never had to do the baking part I always just decorated the cake. I have been trying for months to make Frosting and icing with no luck I am stuck...

new to decorating 1

Hello, I have been baking since I have been 16. I am now 45. Just in the last few months I have been trying to open up a home based bakery. Making cupcakes, and cakes for family and friends. I recently took a Wilton class to learn how to make...

Easy Red Velvet Cupcakes! 0

Hi all, this is the very easy recipe of Red Velvet Cupcake I have found out. Let’s enjoy! Ingredients 1(18 1/4 ounce) package yellow cake mix 2tablespoons unsweetened baking cocoa 5large eggs 1⁄2cup vegetable oil 1cup...

Sandra Monger

Americolor gel colours 10

Does anyone out there know if Americolor gel colours (the electric blue, pink etc.) are legal to use now in the UK? I saw somewhere (can’t remember where) that is is not legal in Europe due to the E numbers it uses? Is that right? I love this...

Painting cake with food paste colours? 4

I cannot use vodka or any other form of alcohol in my cakes. Hence, painting a cake has become challenging for me. I tries water but the result was horrible. I considered using oil but was not sure if it would stay. I also need a liquid option to...

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.11 / November 2015 12

November Gazette is out with all the top cakes for the month and much , much more so I hope you like it. Remember I am always open for new ideas you all might want to see added in to the gazette. Make sure you send me lots of pics from Cakes...

Nikki Belleperche

Airbrushing cakes black? 10

Some of you may have seen one of my previous posts about how I have an upcoming wedding cake that will have all red and black fondant tiers. I have been looking for good deals on red and black fondant (the two colors I absolutely loath to color...

Ana Remígio - CUPCAKES & DREAMS Portugal

FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS - CAKE COLLABORATION 5

https://www.facebook.com/ElegantIndianFashionCakes/?fref=ts https://www.facebook.com/Festival-of-Lights-Cake-Collaboration-292179640973315/?fref=ts We are 37 cake artists from around the world, all from different countries and regions with...

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