Best Tutorial For Creating "people"

Decorating By rebew10 Updated 11 Mar 2010 , 2:16am by elliebuff

rebew10 Posted 6 Mar 2010 , 2:37pm
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Ok, I have been asked to make a divorce cake for a friend and I am in need of the best tutorial/book on how to make people. I'm pretty good at being able to see something and re-create it, but don't want to take the chance on this one. I really want to create a cupie looking girl.......Any suggestions?

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tatorchip Posted 6 Mar 2010 , 2:44pm
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Here is a good one for the face, maybe it will lead you to more links

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_pwX1ajjOo&feature=related

Jaeger Posted 6 Mar 2010 , 2:53pm
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Any of the tutorials by Lorraine McKay are excellent. Here's a link to her website:

http://extra-icing.blogspot.com/

sheena Posted 6 Mar 2010 , 2:56pm
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Lorraine Mckay had some good tutorials too... http://www.extraicing.co.uk/#/sugarcraft-tutorials/4530759830

mcjrix Posted 6 Mar 2010 , 2:57pm
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I just bought some of the Lorraine McKay tutorials, I would highly recommend them.

Caths_Cakes Posted 6 Mar 2010 , 2:59pm
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i would also very highly like to recommened lorraine mckay tutorials, they are just fantastic!

dandelion56602 Posted 6 Mar 2010 , 3:28pm
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Lorraine!

cake-angel Posted 6 Mar 2010 , 3:59pm
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Thank you for the information! Lorraine does excellent work.

dawndunn Posted 6 Mar 2010 , 7:55pm
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Lorraine is the queen of modelling people so definately take a look .....

iris711 Posted 6 Mar 2010 , 8:37pm
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thanks great information.

rebew10 Posted 8 Mar 2010 , 4:12am
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Thanks everyone! Looks like I'll be looking for things from Lorraine!

aine2 Posted 10 Mar 2010 , 12:44am
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icon_biggrin.gif A big HUGE thank you from me to all of you too! thumbs_up.gificon_wink.gif

dandelion56602 Posted 10 Mar 2010 , 6:44am
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I don't think we could thank you enough Lorraine! Your tutorials took my sulpting to an entirely different level & eased so much frustration!

aine2 Posted 10 Mar 2010 , 4:28pm
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That's so nice to know. I really appreciate it. thumbs_up.gif

bobwonderbuns Posted 10 Mar 2010 , 11:41pm
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Did y'all see what Rylan put together? http://cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-672099.html

impala Posted 10 Mar 2010 , 11:52pm
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Yes Rylan is awesome......

iamcakin Posted 11 Mar 2010 , 1:53am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by dandelion56602

I don't think we could thank you enough Lorraine! Your tutorials took my sulpting to an entirely different level & eased so much frustration!




And mine as well!
She has a way of teaching that really makes things simple! thumbs_up.gif

elliebuff Posted 11 Mar 2010 , 2:16am
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I also recommend Lorraine--I had never made any people and bought two of her tutorials--the boy with the dog and the girl sitting reading a book. Those two gave me so many options and I was able to make all of the toppers in my pics based on making a few changes to those.

Good luck!

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