tanyastreatz Posted 10 Jul 2013 , 11:13am
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hi there..

ive been asked to do a cake for around 70 people.. i wanted to know how many servings come out of a 10" & 8" round wedding cake which are around 4" deep.. As these cakes fit within the budget.. Also i wanted to ask for help with wedding cake flowers.. i wanted to do flowers at the top and on the sides and bottom on board.. plz help with a tutorial or link.. appreciate all help.. thanks xx

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DeliciousDesserts Posted 10 Jul 2013 , 12:04pm
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A[URL]http://www.wilton.com/cakes/making-cakes/baking-wedding-cake-2-inch-pans.cfm[/URL]

In order to recommend a tutorial, we need to know what flower. There is a thread full of flower tutorials. Use the search function or google flower tutorial.

tanyastreatz Posted 14 Jul 2013 , 11:56am
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Looking for a rose tutorial x

Unlimited Posted 14 Jul 2013 , 3:02pm
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Gumpaste?

Or Buttercream? v v v v v v v v v vv v

tanyastreatz Posted 16 Jul 2013 , 10:41am
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gumpaste

Goreti Posted 16 Jul 2013 , 11:48am
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AHere are a couple of tutorials:

http://www.mcgreevycakes.com/2012/11/13/1606/ http://cherryonacake.blogspot.com/2011/03/cake-connection-sugar-roses-class.html http://cakestyle.tv/products/simple-rose/ http://cakesdecor.com/LMCakeDesign/blog/466 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=479022832120610&set=pb.409347182421509.-2207520000.1373975223.&type=3&theater

I use a mix of fondant/gumpaste approx 50/50.

tanyastreatz Posted 16 Jul 2013 , 12:07pm
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thank you sooo much the tutorials are a great help.. when u say gumpaste is that flower paste? 

Goreti Posted 16 Jul 2013 , 5:38pm
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AYes it is. By the way, the easiest one (at least for me) to make a rose is the way on cakesdecor. The best part is that you don't even need any cutters. If you try it this way, just let the petals dry a bit on the spoons but still pliable. This is how I made these and I think they are the best I've done so far.[IMG ALT="Decided to try again to make a rose without any equipment at all. This is done by just placing a piece of fondant between 2 pieces of plastic & shaping into a petal with your nail."]http://cakecentral.com/content/type/61/id/3017003/width/350/height/700[/IMG] [IMG ALT="My favorite way to make roses. No tools needed. I find that I get a much thinner petal this way."]http://cakecentral.com/content/type/61/id/2956678/width/350/height/700[/IMG] [IMG ALT="Wanted to practice some roses since I've never been truly happy with previous results. Pretty happy with these. Thanks to Ciccio Cakes tutorial on facebook."]http://cakecentral.com/content/type/61/id/2914793/width/350/height/700[/IMG] After I finished then, just added a little petal dust to the center and edges.

Babbo Posted 22 Jul 2013 , 12:35pm
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wow those roses are amazing!!

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