Extra Icing Tutorials..

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LuvLyrics Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 1:07am
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I can't remember who mentioned this site, but I've been checking it out and her work it's amazing but she is in the UK, anyways her tutorials are sent online after you purchase them...I think that's really cool.

Has anyone bought her tutorials? How do you like them? and how do you in dollars?

Thank you
Anna

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tiggy2 Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 1:25am
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I have them and they are very good. I don't remember exactly what they cost as I bought them about a year ago.

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JustToEatCake Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 2:29am
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Who? Where?

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ericaplh Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 4:01am
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I've bought them all...they are Lorraine Mackey's (aine2)

I can't remember how much they are...I think like $12.00 maybe a couple of dollars less...can't remember off hand..

but they are all AWESOME!

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JustToEatCake Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 6:12am
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I've bought them all...they are Lorraine Mackey's (aine2)

I can't remember how much they are...I think like $12.00 maybe a couple of dollars less...can't remember off hand..

but they are all AWESOME!



Thank you I am going to check into them.

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ericaplh Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 2:46pm
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You are very welcome icon_smile.gif

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cakesbybert Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 3:08pm
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These tutorials are great!! I have them all. The price is between $10 - $13, it just all depends on the exchane rate at the time. Once you submit payment you have the file to download within 24 hours. They are very detailed and very easy to follow. Only thing better would be taking one of her classes in person. She will be in Los Angeles - but that's too far for me.

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LuvLyrics Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 3:25pm
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These tutorials are great!! I have them all. The price is between $10 - $13, it just all depends on the exchane rate at the time. Once you submit payment you have the file to download within 24 hours. They are very detailed and very easy to follow. Only thing better would be taking one of her classes in person. She will be in Los Angeles - but that's too far for me.




She will be in Orlando Fl too, is that too far for you? I want to go to that one!!

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LuvLyrics Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 3:35pm
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thank you ladies!... Do any of you have her edible glue recipe?

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cakefairy03 Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 3:42pm
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When, why, how, where will she be in Orlando? I'd love to find out!

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Sweet_Treats_1 Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 3:43pm
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She will be in Orlando Fl too, is that too far for you? I want to go to that one!!




When and where in Orlando??? And do U know the cost??
Thanks

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joyofcakes Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 3:50pm
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Would someone please post the address to here web site. Thanks

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cakesbybert Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 3:59pm
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LubLyrics - would love to go to FL, but still too far for me right now. Being stuck in the middle of the US is the pits sometimes!

joyofcakes - here you go http://www.extraicing.co.uk/

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The_Puzzler Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 3:59pm
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Here's her website. It's great.

http://www.extraicing.co.uk/

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cakesbybert Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 4:01pm
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thank you ladies!... Do any of you have her edible glue recipe?




CMC powder mixed with water - exact recipe in her 'Daddy's Girl' tutorial. Don't have it with me to retype right now.

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RoseCitySugarcraft Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 4:02pm
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Also, make sure to check out her free video short tuturials on YouTube and Vimeo. Just search for her name, and they'll show up!

Cute, and VERY helpful subjects...everything from making sugar glue, to how to cover a square cake w/ fondant, to how to make perfect hands for your figures (THAT one saved my sanity!!!)

Thanks, Lorraine, for all you do...you and your work are amazing!

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FlourPots Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 10:01pm
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I have ALL her tutorials and absolutely love them...you get one free when you order 3 at a time.

They range in price from about $7.50 (baby topper) to about 13.50 when converted to US dollars.

I just used them to make my first figure (it's posted - or click link below to see it).

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bobwonderbuns Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 10:20pm
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Lorraine is amazing when it comes to these figure making tutorials. They're wonderful!! They're definitely a lot harder than they look though -- mine NEVER look anything like hers! icon_biggrin.gif

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FlourPots Posted 11 Feb 2010 , 10:23pm
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Lorraine is amazing when it comes to these figure making tutorials. They're wonderful!! They're definitely a lot harder than they look though -- mine NEVER look anything like hers! icon_biggrin.gif




Amen! I couldn't get the nose at all!

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LuvLyrics Posted 12 Feb 2010 , 2:05pm
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thank you ladies!... Do any of you have her edible glue recipe?



CMC powder mixed with water - exact recipe in her 'Daddy's Girl' tutorial. Don't have it with me to retype right now.




I am pretty new !!! LOL what is CMC powder?

Thanks

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LuvLyrics Posted 12 Feb 2010 , 2:07pm
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Yes her work is amazing, I would love to go see here, I think the workshop is like 300$ so I have to save up for that !!...Anyone ones to come with me ?

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anmnewlin1 Posted 12 Feb 2010 , 2:37pm
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This receipe came from her tutorial. Hope this helps.
"Edible glue is available from most craft stores but it is very easy to make your own. Add 2 tablespoons of warm water to a quarter teaspoon of CMC Powder and leave the powder to melt. Don't worry if at this stage the glue appears not to be blending. Put a lid on the container and leave it in the refrigerator overnight and in the morning you will have a perfectly clear and ready to use glue. The glue should be a dropping consistency. If it is too thick, just add a little more water and stir with a cocktail stick. Keep in the refrigerator when not in use and change the glue weekly."

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cakesbybert Posted 12 Feb 2010 , 2:58pm
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thank you ladies!... Do any of you have her edible glue recipe?



CMC powder mixed with water - exact recipe in her 'Daddy's Girl' tutorial. Don't have it with me to retype right now.



I am pretty new !!! LOL what is CMC powder?

Thanks




TYLOSE is the same thing

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LuvLyrics Posted 12 Feb 2010 , 3:02pm
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Thank you Bert an anmnewlin !

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kikibakes Posted 12 Feb 2010 , 7:13pm
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thanks for the info!

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