Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Fondant, Butter cream icing, royal icing, and sour patch candies What are you most proud of? My determination in this! Piping Royal icing is ANYTHING BUT EASY! What advice would you give someone starting this project? I learned I need a steadier hand or learn to brace myself when piping royal icing. There is no need to outline each letter before filling. It would have looked better just outlining the outer and filling in. Live an Learn right! And BUY letter cutters. Hand cutting each one out was way way tooo time consuming!