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Romantic Berries and Blossoms Cake

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Created in this Craftsy Course

Sugar Berries, Leaves & Blossoms taught by Maggie Austin

Bring filler flowers to the forefront and make beautiful gum paste botanicals in cake designer Maggie Austin's latest Craftsy class.

Other projects made as part of this class:

Cake Decorating
Berries&Bling.
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Category Cake Decorating
Occasion Any Occasion
Type 3 or more Tiers
Material Fondant, Other, Gum Paste
Style Classic
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Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this cake: I'm entering a cake contest using designer cake dummies. The pedestal stand and the 3-tier 'cake' are all styro. All were covered in fondant and then textured, embellished and hand-painted (many hours of hand-painting was done on this project). The berries and blooms are gum paste and were created after watching the tutorial. I cannot believe how realistic the blackberries look. So pleased! Even if I don't win a spot in the contest, I'm really happy with my result and now I can offer something new to my customers :)

Sweet-Sue on craftsy.com

Fabulous work! Good luck with the competition. I love the idea of making the cake stand as well.

03/28/2014 Flag

Thank you!

03/28/2014 Flag

This is absolutely beautiful! Love it - Bravo! :)

04/26/2014 Flag

Thank you!

05/02/2014 Flag