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Hand painted ombr with galloping horses

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The Hand-Painted Cake taught by Erin Schaefgen

Develop on-trend techniques as you learn to perfectly paint your custom cakes with boutique baker and designer Erin Schaefgen in this FREE mini-class!

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Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this cake: Fondant and paste colours

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What are you most proud of? The horses as I have always drawn them badly!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Make sure the fondant sets before painting as it will soften during the painting.

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that so cool

06/29/2013 Flag

Love this cake! How did you achieve the technique on the fondant? Thanks for sharing.

08/20/2013 Flag

Thank you. I coloured the icing a pale pink and then watered down pink gel colour with white, then watered it down with boiled water. I used a wide watercolour brush and just built up the colour, as in a painting, adding some purple streaks too. When it had dried I painted on the sihilouettes.

08/23/2013 Flag

Just saw this. Love your horses and the depth that you achieved in the background.

03/11/2015 Flag