Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake fondant, gum paste, royal icing, rose, rose leaf, and calix cutters. Lustre dust, floral wire, floral tape. What are you most proud of? This is only the second time I have made gum paste roses, and very pleased how they turned out. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Make sure to follow all steps carefully, and have lots of patience.