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Barney Tutorial

Here is a step by step tutorial for those wanting to try making Barney:) I did this for a cake I had a couple weeks ago and thought it would be fun sharing how I did barney:) Enjoy!         You can visit my facebook page for more:) read more

how to make free hand GARDEINA'S ! read more

Patriotic eagle cake

      This cake would be perfect for either Memorial day or 4th of July celebrations, video tutorial here:     Here are all the tip numbers used for the project.       read more


    LIST OF MATERIAL gum paste or fondant with CMC royal icing dummy cake plastic foil alcohol gold dust paint pearl dust paint spray gold paint LIST OF TOOLS Baroque Wilton Mold small daisy mold or gem mold pins centimeter square line pen or ballpen brushes          Create your own personal patern using Wilton Baroque Mlod. Then measure one... read more

Edible stamens for cupcake flowers

Hot water Food color rice noodles/sticks sugar dissolved in water (optional) Mix all ingredients and allow to sit for an hour to allow the color to set. Drain all the liquid. Lay the noodle on a sheet  of wax paper placed in a tray and allow to dry for a couple of days. When completely dry store in an air tight container. Break of pieces and insert with royal icing. Tiny bits can be crushed to use as pollen.                   read more

Yoda Star Wars Cookies

Instead of using royal icing transfers to make these Yoda Star Wars cookies, I traced the outline of the characters onto the first layer of royal icing once it dried. I printed out templates from clip art that I found online, cut out the templates, and then used a toothpick to gently scratch the outlines onto the dried icing. Then, I just filled in each section of icing one at a time, waiting for the icing to dry in between sections. Yoda's facial features are drawn on with a black food coloring marker.     read more

Easy Papaya Cutout Flowers

Just soak the dried papaya for about 15 minutes before cutting.     And Stick 'em on something!       That's it!   read more

Stained Glass Effect Cake Tutorial

   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 your own. Just warning you all now, I like to explain things in great detail so skip over anything you know.   Background-Tips to help you Start This Project   Decide on your cake theme based on your inspirations and the occasion if any, mine was a stained glass effect wedding cake with flowers, but it could be... read more

How to bake a Curly Cookie

      Hi guys, thank you for reading my tutorial on how to bake curly cookies. Long story short..I love curly anything. I have a range of Swirly Cakes to prove it :) But Swirly Cookies already existed, so I needed a new name and boyfriend came up with Curly Cookie. I love it! It took a couple of tries to get it right but so far I am pretty happy. We (ppl from the Netherlands) celebrate mothersday the second sunday in may, so mom, these are for you! Haha Luckily she does not come here haha! Anyways, here you go, enjoy and I hope you like it!   Use any kind of... read more

Lightning McQueen Cars Cake Topper Tutorial

Describe 'Lightning McQueen Cars Cake Topper Tutorial' here Detailed pictures are on the blog. Make a car cake by following these step-by-step instructions. Inspired by Lightning McQueen from the Disney Movie "Cars". Make your kid's birthday cake special. A cake topper shaped into a car is an easy do-it-yourself project that will delight anyone who sees it. I am not a trained cake decorator. I am a mom learning how to make cakes with fondant. Each year for each... read more

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