Hello everyone, I`m new to your forum and was wondering if anybody has ever made the Mickey Mouse characters out of modelling paste. I`ve been asked to do this for my granddaughters first birthday cake am new to modelling. Any help would be appreciated.
Hi and Welcome to CC, rozmtg.
Decoding CC acronyms:
My computer is running really slow tonight.
But here's a link to "Mickey" cakes in the galleries:
And a link to 3D gumpaste/sugarpaste/marzipan figures in the galleries:
Which paste to use:
(Actually, it's pretty much everything you ever wanted to know about marzipan.)
How to make seamless figures:
Getting starting w/gumpaste (and modelling):
P.S. Please post pics of your granddaughter's cake!
Ok here is a photo of the finished cake
Its not perfect but I was pleased with the end result, all the figurines are edible but the house was a dummy cake.
What a great cake, rozmtg.
Fantastic job on the figures! Very impressive...
Imagine your granddaughter was just thrilled.
Thanks so much for sharing!!!!
Here are a couple real simple Mickey cakes:
Just make a stencil, cut it out and take a toothpick to the frosting to make an outline... this makes an easy guide. Then, just fill it in!