Scientist & University lecturer
United Kingdom GB

johnboy - John Acord

I am a scientist and university lecturer in London, UK. I make cakes for fun and am self-taught. Always on the look-out for new ideas and new techniques.

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  • Butterfly Wedding Cake A butterfly wedding cake for my brothers wedding.Hand painted pastillage butterfly wings - but I wasn't happy about the bodies,...
  • Black and white bows An elegant black and white bow-topped cake for a friends birthday.Pastillage monogram plaque on the front and pastillage bows on...
  • America cake A cake made for a farewell party for friends just about to move over to America - could also double...
  • 65th Birthday A cake for my mother's 65th birthday.Three tiers with fresh flower blocking.Blue and white motif.
  • Thanksgiving cake Thanksgiving tiered cake, autumn inspired.Gumpaste leaves and pumpkin inspired gumpaste topper.
  • Christmas cake Fondant covered fruit cake with white star Christmas tree motif
  • Christmas cake Christmas cake with blue fondant and white fondant cutout snowflake pattern.
  • Wedding Cake in Green and Gold Spiced white cake with a white chocolate, orange and cinnamon ganache. Covered in rolled fondant and decorated with pastillage and...
  • Bows White butter cake filled with homemade cherry jam and white chocolate ganache, covered with rolled fondant and topped with gumpaste...
  • Art-deco style wedding cake. My first ever wedding cake!Bottom and 2nd tier - chocolate blackout cake, chocolate orange ganache and candied orange peices.Top and...

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