Custom Cake Toppers: Step by Step

with Brenda Walton

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Bring personality to your cakes and a smile to every guest's face with these endearing, amazing toppers. Get perfect results with detailed directions and exact fondant measurements. Read More…

  1. Class Overview
  2. Meet the Instructor
  3. Ratings & Reviews
  4. Materials
  5. FAQs

What Materials are Included in This Class?

Includes complementary downloadable instructions, supply lists and exclusive recipes.

Supplies You Will Need to Complete This Class

  • Fondant
  • Gel colors for coloring fondant as desired
  • Tylose 
  • Tylose glue
  • Ruler
  • Cutting mat with ruled lines
  • Cake dummies 4" x 2" (10 cm x 5 cm) and 6" x 2" (15 cm x 5 cm)
  • 8" (20 cm) skewers
  • Toothpicks
  • Cornstarch
  • Brush for glue
  • Rolling pin
  • Paring knife or craft knife
  • Blade and shell modeling tool
  • Dresden/leaf veining tool
  • Cone modeling tool
  • Cutting wheel
  • Scalloped circle cutter set
  • Circle cutter set 
  • Ball tool set that includes various sizes from 1/8" to 1/2" (3 mm to 1.3 cm)
  • Piping tips Nos. 2, 3, 4, 10 and 12
  • Smallest flower plunger cutter by PME and matching medium-size cutter
  • Plain leaf cutter in 1" to 1½" (2.5 cm to 3.8 cm) sizes (for bangs and side-swept bangs)
  • Tiny silver or gold dragées
  • Gold and silver luster dusts
  • Petal dusts as needed for adding shading to toppers
  • 6-mm sugar pearls (eyes on child)
  • Small flat brush
  • No. 00 pointed color shaper
  • Confectioner’s glaze or a mixture of 50/50 corn syrup and vodka
  • Vodka or lemon extract for thinning gel colors when painting
  • Paint tray
  • Several brushes for dusting

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  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers from Brenda in our virtual classroom
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