Mickey Mouse

Decorating By rozmtg Updated 2 Feb 2009 , 1:13am by wendysue

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rozmtg Posted 28 Oct 2008 , 9:02pm
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Hello everyone, I`m new to your forum and was wondering if anybody has ever made the Mickey Mouse characters out of modelling paste. I`ve been asked to do this for my granddaughters first birthday cake am new to modelling. Any help would be appreciated.

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JanH Posted 22 Jan 2009 , 11:49am
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Hi and Welcome to CC, rozmtg. icon_smile.gif

Decoding CC acronyms:


My computer is running really slow tonight. icon_sad.gif
But here's a link to "Mickey" cakes in the galleries:


And a link to 3D gumpaste/sugarpaste/marzipan figures in the galleries:


Which paste to use:


Model w/marzipan:
(Actually, it's pretty much everything you ever wanted to know about marzipan.)


How to make seamless figures:


Figure molding:


Getting starting w/gumpaste (and modelling):



P.S. Please post pics of your granddaughter's cake!

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rozmtg Posted 28 Jan 2009 , 10:32pm
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Ok here is a photo of the finished cake
Its not perfect but I was pleased with the end result, all the figurines are edible but the house was a dummy cake.

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JanH Posted 29 Jan 2009 , 8:37am
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What a great cake, rozmtg. icon_biggrin.gif

Fantastic job on the figures! Very impressive... judge.gifthumbs_up.gif

Imagine your granddaughter was just thrilled. birthday.gifprincess.gifparty.gif

Thanks so much for sharing!!!!

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wendysue Posted 2 Feb 2009 , 1:13am
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Here are a couple real simple Mickey cakes:

Just make a stencil, cut it out and take a toothpick to the frosting to make an outline... this makes an easy guide. Then, just fill it in! thumbs_up.gif

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