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Modeling Chocolate Magic

with Lauren Kitchens
Modeling Chocolate Magic
Where fondant fails, modeling chocolate is magic! Use modeling chocolate to create three of Lauren's imaginative cakes and bring your decorating dreams to life.

Join award-winning cake decorator Lauren Kitchens, and find out how to use modeling chocolate to easily create elaborate designs that would be unmanageable or even impossible to make from fondant. As Lauren guides you through the two-tiered Sea Creature cake, you'll quickly sculpt amazing modeling chocolate embellishments, such as octopus tentacles, that would be a fondant nightmare! See how modeling chocolate makes it simple to extend your designs in gravity-defying ways while you create the enchanting Wizard's Hat cake. Plus, use modeling chocolate to produce the illusion of depth as you make the lifelike Vintage Luggage cake with an enclosure filled with colorful modeling chocolate clothing. Turn your inspiration into marvelous cake creations with modeling chocolate!

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Lesson 1. The Physics of Modeling Chocolate

  • Meet your instructor, Lauren Kitchens, as she leads an in-depth discussion on how modeling chocolate works and its advantages over other sugar mediums such as fondant.


Lesson 2. Sea Creature Cake, Part 1


Lesson 3. Sea Creature Cake, Part 2


Lesson 4. Wizard's Hat Cake


Lesson 5. Vintage Luggage Cake, Part 1


Lesson 6. Vintage Luggage Cake, Part 2


Lesson 7. Pricing Your Work


Lesson 8. Bonus: Modeling Chocolate Basics

Can it get any better then this? So many new things I have learned to do with modeling chocolate! Lauren Kitchens explains things so simply and has the best personality! Love this class! I only wish I could give it 10 stars!
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