Intro to Modeling Chocolate: Cityscape Cakes »
InstructionsWhen handling modeling chocolate use gloves as these will not only help prevent your fingers from getting stained when using food coloring but also helps your hands from transferring their heat to the chocolate, Goal is to keep the modeling chocolate cool and not too warm. May have to wear two pairs of gloves.
Category: Cake Decorating
Type of item: Food
Style: Whimsical, Cute
Combined several Craftsy courses that spanned decadent cakes, the making of swiss buttercream, and this one on modeling chocolate. Special usage of icing sheets though were used for the printed art work using food color inks.
What was your inspiration?
A visiting group learning Chinese so as to help others learn about the Bible's message.
What are you most proud of?
My wife liked the finished results and that the main cake was chocolate.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Be creative and imaginative. Having the proper tools and skills also are very beneficial to get the results one wants to achieve.