I did a castle cake this past weekend and had an awful time with the rice cereal treats I covered them with fondant for the turrets. The humidity and heat here were so high that my treats wouldn't…Continue
I had my first travel "disaster" with a cake this past weekend, and I was delivering a very large and heavy wedding cake. For some reason, my brain didn't remind me to "glue" the bottom layer cake board to the cake drum. The cake slid right off the drum and was sitting cockeyed in the cargo area of my Explorer.
As for the construction damage, there was none. My brain did tell me to use extra reinforcements in this cake. It had both PVC & dowel rods in it. I did this…Continue
Being new to the cake decorating community, I'm sure I'm just a bit over zealous, but I can't help it. I can hardly wait to get my hands in the middle of another project. I have several upcoming projects, but nothing for the next two weeks, so I decided to do some "organizing" of these upcoming events.
I've created drawings for all the cakes I know I have coming through June 2011. I've also started on the gum paste flowers (about 50 of them) for a cake I have in just 3 weeks. I am a…Continue