Posts Tagged ‘cakes to order’

Today I started to familiarize myself with gumpaste techniques (mostly on YouTube – a great resource for anything, at least at the beginning). I am not as much a fondant/gumpaste kind of person as I prefer decorations that people actually eat (and although both fondant and gumpaste are theoretically edible, I’ve never met a person who thought they were tasty or appetising), but I still think any cake decorator should be able to make a gumpaste flower arrangement.¬†

My Wilton flower making set is in the mail (got it on eBay from the US, so it’s going to take a little¬†while). Here’s what it looks like:

OK, I’m out of time for now, but I’ll try to find a minute later to tell you about some of my great books on baking and cake decorating.

Blog to you later!


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