Monday, July 20, 2015

Mini Barbie Dress- Cake Decorating- Buttercream

This little design came out of a challenge.  The challenge was to pipe a Rose directly on the body of a mini Barbie. 

Challenge accepted! She actually turned out kind of cute. Not a bad idea for a quick little girls cake. 

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Orchid Cake Square- Cake Decorating-Buttercream- Video

Piped on Orchids are one of the best kept secrets in Cake Decorating. While this flower may look complicated, with just a few piping skills, anyone can get a great result. This Orchid is piped on a Cake Square, It's a 3 inch square, split and filled, a great idea for catering or as an alternative to cupcakes. They are easily cut from a 1/4 or 1/2 sheet cake.
See how to create this design here:

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Inside Out Movie- Anger Character Cake- Cake Decorating- Video

 Cake Sculptor  Leah Larson Designed this adorable 3D Sculpted Cake. He is about 10  1/2 inches tall including his flames. He' constructed of a 1/4 sheet cake divided 4 times and stacked. The flames are made of White Chocolate.  He is iced in Butter Cream.

 Leah is trying her best to make the same face and not quite getting there. 

She uses her unusual technique of sculpting with the end of a Ziploc baggie, creating a smooth fondant like effect in Butter Cream Icing. 
See how to make this fun design. Watch the Video here :