Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Fondant, Cake, food colouring, cake board, wooden tooth picks, purple ribbon, royal icing. What are you most proud of? The caterpillar. I think he looks just like the book. What advice would you give someone starting this project? If making big fondant figures allow plenty of time for them to set with supports ( a month or more) otherwise they can crack.