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Category Cake Decorating
Style Outdoorsy, Whimsical
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Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this cake: Floral wire, Fondan, Gel colour, Vodka and royal icing

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What are you most proud of? The finished look and coming up with the design.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? make sure the tree is stable before you start to pipe the leaves on with royal icing.

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This is AMAZING! You receive my highest admiration for this creation. I'm also happy that it was for a farm'er's 70th birthday as my dad is a "gentleman" farmer in his 70s and loves running the farms along with other interests with my brother. He would just LOVE something like this on a cake. It makes it even nicer that a weeping willow is one of my all time favorite trees and this looks like a willow to me. Do you have any pictures of the entire cake for the farmer? I would give almost anything to see it.

08/18/2013 Flag

Thank you so very muc for your kind words.. I have posted a picture above of the finished cake.

08/21/2013 Flag

WOW!!!! speechless!!!!

09/20/2013 Flag

Just beautiful, I love weeping willow trees. I can almost see it swaying....

10/31/2013 Flag

That is awesome!!! But what is there to eat???

11/06/2013 Flag

you can eat all the leaves and this is intended as a cake topper.

11/06/2013 Flag

Love it !!!

01/17/2014 Flag