Created by: Sally Ryan
Project

Christmas cake

Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Fruit cake, Fondant, Royal icing, food colour, Shimmer. What are you most proud of? The reindeer. This is bade from ruyal icing that has been piped onto wax paper, then carefully peeled off and stood up on the cake in some royal icing snow and allowed to set.. This is very delicate and tricky work. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Make lots of riendeer. There is a huge posobility of breakage... But so worth it when you pull it off.

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Sally Ryan made Christmas cake with:

  • Fruit cake
  • Fondant
  • Royal icing

Project Description

Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Fruit cake, Fondant, Royal icing, food colour, Shimmer. What are you most proud of? The reindeer. This is bade from ruyal icing that has been piped onto wax paper, then carefully peeled off and stood up on the cake in some royal icing snow and allowed to set.. This is very delicate and tricky work. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Make lots of riendeer. There is a huge posobility of breakage... But so worth it when you pull it off.

Q&A with Sally Ryan

Eddierob asked:
I have made trees like your reindeer but with chocolae and breakage is so frustrating. Great job!
Sally Ryan answered:
I know the feeling.. This reindeer broke, broke my heart.

Skill Level

Advanced