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Great Gatsby Upside Down Cake

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Topsy-Turvy Cake Construction taught by Richard Ruskell

Award-winning cake artist Richard Ruskell takes cake in new directions ... literally. Construct a multi-tiered cake they'll never forget!

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Category Cake Decorating
Type Sculpted
Material Fondant
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Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this cake: Fondant, gumpaste, metallic luster dusts in claret, silver, and Aztec gold. The topper is separate feather pieces.

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What are you most proud of? That my bottom layer didn't collapse. Thank you, Richard.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Draw out your plans to scale it is very important when doing this design that your measurements are correct.

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11/25/2013 Flag

Just amazing!!!love the structure...

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03/30/2014 Flag

Bbbeautiful cake and wonderful job. Ii would not want to cut it. It is too pretty to eat.

06/27/2014 Flag