Rose Tutorial???

Decorating By Mikel79 Updated 31 May 2011 , 10:50am by Mikel79

Mikel79 Posted 30 May 2011 , 10:25pm
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Hi Cakers!

I am in need of a good Rose Tutorial. Fondant or Gum paste only. Not interested in buttercream. With the exception of Edna on Youtube, are there any other great visuals, books, DVDs or tutorials on-line out there?

Thank you!


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hrnewbie Posted 30 May 2011 , 10:43pm
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I like Edna's videos but they didn't work for me when making roses. For some reason I just couldn't get the hang of them no matter how many books I read or videos I watched.

This one is the one that finally got it to work for me. There are 4 videos that you click on: making the cone (the link below), rose bud, medium rose, and full rose.

Not sure why this video worked the best but it did and I have referred to it many times with great success.

Bonnell Posted 30 May 2011 , 11:14pm
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Glenda Galvez has a DVD called "Pear Edged Bows and Roses My Way" that is reasonably priced and has easy to understand directions. Her roses are amazingly beautiful and realistic. I took a class from her on roses and the DVD is almost as good as her in-person instruction. She is also great at answering any questions you have if you e-mail her. I don't remember the name of her website but just google her name and it will come up. She has a tutorial on YouTube for making a daisy also.

Justforfun751 Posted 30 May 2011 , 11:35pm
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Several CC'ers have recently raved about this set of gumpaste rose how-to's from YouTube...

cake_architect Posted 30 May 2011 , 11:43pm
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i think the wilton gumpaste rose tutroial is super easy and looks beautiful! trust me, if you try it your roses will come out just like the picture the first time!

EmilyJo9 Posted 30 May 2011 , 11:44pm
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myheartsdesire Posted 30 May 2011 , 11:51pm
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This one worked for me the first time, so easy!

Mikel79 Posted 31 May 2011 , 10:50am
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These are really good!!

Thank you for the help!!


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