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Southern Sugar Flowers

Magnolia and Dogwood

with Maggie Austin
Southern Sugar Flowers
Beautiful dogwood and magnolia blossoms take center stage as Maggie Austin shares her signature sugar flower techniques.

Trendsetting cake artist Maggie returns to Craftsy to teach two of the American South's most iconic and beautiful blossoms. You'll learn how to create a sophisticated white-on-white design featuring delicate dogwood flowers and branches or the magnificent magnolia. Maggie shows you her signature techniques for cutting, veining, assembling and dusting gum paste flowers with subtle, yet realistic shading. Create an elegant floral presentation that will be the highlight of any event, no matter where you live. This class includes a bonus lesson where Maggie shows you how to make your own gum paste.

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Lesson plan

18:14

Lesson 1. Getting Started with Maggie Austin

  • Meet your instructor, Maggie Austin, and start forming, coloring and steaming your dogwood flower centers.

20:31

Lesson 2. Dogwood Leaves

22:31

Lesson 3. Dogwood Petals

26:49

Lesson 4. Assembling the Branches

18:21

Lesson 5. Making the Magnolia Center

8:34

Lesson 6. Inner Magnolia Petals

12:52

Lesson 7. Wired Magnolia Petals

9:25

Lesson 8. Making Magnolia Leaves

20:32

Lesson 9. Assembling the Magnolia

11:47

Lesson 10. Bonus: How to Make Gum Paste

"Wonderful class, I highly recommend it. I have never made the dogwood blossoms before — let alone on a branch. I have taken the great tips and different techniques and applied them to the other flowers I have made and had wonderful results."
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Caledon, Ontario Canada

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