Archive for the ‘Cake Decorating’ Category

Over the last 4 weeks I have been taking another cake decorating class. In this class we learned to work with fondant and gum paste. I learned how to make roses, mums, carnations, Calla Lilies, leaves, daisies, and a bow. Yesterday was my final class and here is what my final cake looked like.

side view of cake

front of cake

top of cake


Another view of the flowers


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Last night I completed Wilton Cake Decorating Course 2. In this course we learned how to make several types of flowers; Rosebuds, Chrysanthemums, Apple blossoms, violets, Victorian Roses, Daisies, Daffodils, Pansies, and Primroses. We also learned different techniques; working with color flow (a liquid form of icing that hardens when exposed to air), the rope, and basket weave.

Here are pictures of my finished cake.

And of coarse I can post an entry without a picture of Landen! He wanted to, in his words, “HELPME” ice my cake. This is what he looked like when I was done!

See the icing in his hand!

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