Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Cake, Fondant, Gum Paste, Luster Dust, Shimmer Dust, Gum Paste Tools What are you most proud of? The entire cake, it turned out really nice, especially since I did not have all of the tools that I needed and had to "wing it" on a few things. What advice would you give someone starting this project? If you make your cake in advance, don't wrap and refrigerate... moisture! o.o, Double check your math before cutting your fondant. Start at least a week in advance, if you plan to make a shield.