Figures

Decorating By Aleksandra-k Updated 12 Jan 2011 , 9:29pm by candicemarie

Aleksandra-k Posted 12 Jan 2011 , 6:21pm
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I\\'ve been interested in making figures for a while now but haven\\'t had the opportunity to, now I will be making one for my brothers birthday cake and was wondering if anyone knows any good tutorials or vidoes that would show me how to do it. I\\'ve found some videos for the face but nothing for the body. Thanks in advance.

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sacakesandbakes Posted 12 Jan 2011 , 6:37pm
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try you tube. I have found a lots of videos to help me learn

brensmom12 Posted 12 Jan 2011 , 6:48pm
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mycakeschool is a GREAT site! Melissa is awesome with her tutorials! There are a few on making people & figures. Is there a certain figure/shape you want?

Aleksandra-k Posted 12 Jan 2011 , 7:06pm
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i want to make a man/guy in a sitting position and i will hopefully try to add some sort of alcohol in his hands icon_smile.gif

Aleksandra-k Posted 12 Jan 2011 , 7:09pm
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i will check it out icon_smile.gif is there a fee for membership?

brensmom12 Posted 12 Jan 2011 , 7:31pm
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It's $30 for a year, but well worth every penny! She does a tutorial at least once a week and personally responds to every message. She is great!

I know she has a tutorial on people standing and sitting as well.

RoseCitySugarcraft Posted 12 Jan 2011 , 7:48pm
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Aine2 here on CC is (imho) THE go-to person for tutorials on figure making.

Her website http://www.extraicing.co.uk/#/sugarcraft-tutorials/4542219227 has several thorough, fun, and very affordable tutorials that are in PDF format for printing or viewing on your computer. Check them out. The "heads and hands" tutorial, and any of the other full-figure subjects are a GREAT start. Buy any 3 tutorials at once, and you get a "baby topper" tutorial for free!

HTH,
~ Scott

Aleksandra-k Posted 12 Jan 2011 , 7:52pm
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thanks, i was checking that out but it only has female character, and i need to do a full body male

RoseCitySugarcraft Posted 12 Jan 2011 , 7:56pm
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Daddy's Girl, and puppy love are both tutorials with full body male figures.
HTH,
~ Scott

candicemarie Posted 12 Jan 2011 , 9:29pm
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