Old Skool Tattoo Art Wedding Cake

Project Description

Do you sell this cake? Yes Name of website or online shop Bite Me Bakery Link to website or online shop www.bitemebakery.co.uk Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Handpainted using melted cocoa-butter and petal dusts. What are you most proud of? The handpainting - I was so nervous about trying it until I followed this Craftsy class. Great class!! What advice would you give someone starting this project? Sign up to this class :o) Try cocoa-butter as well. I personally found this easier to work with as the gel pastes were like painting with chewing gum (but perhaps thats UK products).

What you will need

  • Handpainted using melted cocoa-butter and petal dusts.

Q&A with CakeBakerMoney

Cake it is asked:
Beautiful tattoo cake. I love how you painted the birds, old school style. Your colors are so vibrant as well. Great job.
CakeBakerMoney answered:
Thanks :o)
Miriam's Cakes asked:
Beautiful !!! great job!!!... me encanta tu trabajo !!!
CakeBakerMoney answered:
Thank you
AFLow asked:
Nice! Well done!
CakeBakerMoney answered:
Thank you
Alex Narramore asked:
Very nice!
CakeBakerMoney answered:
Like your logo and company name!
Vickie Andrews asked:
Exquisite, what recipe do you use for your cocoa butter or do you buy it in? Sorry dense newbie here!
CakeBakerMoney answered:
Don't apologize, i spent hours watching lots of online tutorials on cocoa butter and couldnt believe just how easy it is! I buy my cocoa butter in powdered form (I think its by Callebaut by I doubt brand matters). You then place it in a dish over a bowl of hot water. The hot water steams the dish, the dish war,s up and the cocoa butter melts (and stays melted). i them mix the cocoa butter with powdered edible colurs such as petal pa

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