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This is my contribution to the I Guerrieri Collaboration to raise awareness and funds for cancer research. She is a portrait of a beautiful lady who just completed her third set of treatments for cancer. As of April of last year, she was pronounced cancer free. My sculpture is made of Rice Krispy Treats and modeling chocolate, fondant, gum paste, wafer paper, sugar pearls and edible colors.
Dia De Los Muerta
My contribution to the Sugar Skulls 2018 collaboration for Dia de los Muerta, she is 9" high, made of modeling chocolate and Saracino Modeling Paste, painted with powdered colors mixed with vodka. The puppy is 3" long, the roses are gum paste.
Achilles - Greco Roman Sculpture Challenge
Achilles is my contribution to the Greco Roman Sculpture Challenge. He is 12" tall, made of Saracino Modeling Paste and Gum Paste.
The shoe and flowers are my contribution to the "Love Is" collaboration. The shoe is a combination of pastillage, fondant and gum paste, textured with wafer paper and accented with sugar pearls and pearl dust. The flowers are made from flower paste.
Country Music Birthday Cake For Stephen
This was made for a gentleman celebrating his 60th birthday, This was a very special day because Stephen has Down's Syndrome and it's rare for the sufferer enjoy a 60th birthday. He loves country music, especially Vince Gill. The order was sort of last minute, so I was fortunate to already have Dolly and Willie, whom I refurbished and added to the cake. The bottom tier is chocolate, filled and frosted with vanilla buttercream, finished with bark made from modeling chocolate. The top tier is strawberry, filled and frosted with vanilla buttercream, finished with white chocolate ganache. The figures are made from modeling chocolate with fondant and gum paste clothes. The Black Eyed Susans were made from Sugarin Flower Paste by Arati Mirji.
Football Birthday Cake
Smash cake out of buttercream. Homemade fondant covered cake with gum paste elements.
Elderflower-Lemon Birthday Cake
This is my best friend's birthday cake to celebrate her 70th. It is Elderflower-Lemon cake, filled with lemon curd, frosted with white chocolate Swiss meringue buttercream, decorated with gum paste roses.
Texas/osu Football Cake
A traditional cake for this rival game. Pistol Pete and Bevo made out of gum paste.
50Th Wedding Anniversary Cake
8 and 6 inch chocolate and white chocolate mud cakes with gum paste roses, briar roses, carnations, stephonatis flowers and buds and holly leaves.