Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Fondant and gum paste What are you most proud of? The cute simplicity of the cake. The sand its nothing more than vanilla wafers crushed. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Look at pictures of deep sea, be creative and colorful. Look arpund your house for things that can add texture and do not rely much in cutters dont be afraid to use a xacto knife (properly cleaned) and free hand. If it does not look good, smashed and roll it and start again. Enjoy what yoi do, no matter what that might be. Be happy.