I tried to do a football tonight and if you looked at if from the top it looked right. The side view was a different story. Does anyone have any carving tips to share? The layers almost frozen and I had an actual football in front of me, I just couldn't my hands to go where my mind wanted it to go.
Here is a thread with 8 pages of carving tips! http://cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-59361-.html Maybe there is something helpful in there, although it could just be a matter of practice and getting your hands to do what your eyes are telling them to