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Pirate ship cake

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Category Cake Decorating
Style Whimsical
Sally Ryan on

Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this cake: Fondant. royal icing, wooden dowels,

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What are you most proud of? The sails and the waves.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Allow plenty of time for the sails to dry.

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Great cake - sail boat, how did you make the waves so realistic?

12/22/2013 Flag

Using blue and white royal icing.. Then when fully dry lightly paint with cooking oil. Makes them look wet.

12/26/2013 Flag

WOOOW! It's Awesome, waves are so Amazing!!!! :)

02/12/2014 Flag

How did you make the sails? This cake is great!

02/12/2014 Flag

Take some fondant and mix in some CMC. rollit ot thin and cut out the size of the sail. Then the trick is to lye the fondant over a thin layer of foam over a piece of card that you have bent into the shape you want. put the holes in for the mast. Leave it there for at least three days to dry.

02/13/2014 Flag

Thank you!!! :)

02/16/2014 Flag

Very good.

03/29/2014 Flag