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3D Sculpted Mermaid Cake

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Category Cake Decorating
Style Whimsical, Outdoorsy
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What was your source for this recipe? Online recipe
What is the name of the online recipe? 3D Mermaid Cake
Special instructions for the recipe Advanced modeling techniques for a sculpted mermaid cake. Intermediate level, should have some knowledge of sculpting, fondant covering, basic cake techniques.

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Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this cake: PVC Pipe, pvc cutters, 1/2 flange, 14" round wood board, screws, cake foil to cover board, white modeling chocolate, Rice Krispy Treats, 3 quarter sheet cakes, swiss meringue buttercream, fondant, food color (hand painted and airbrushed)

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What are you most proud of? I am most proud of the facial features

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? This is an extremely IN-DEPTH tutorial and it is LONG. It is for decorators who have at least some experience in sculpting cakes and a basic understanding of decorating principles. I do not go over how to cover a cake, or how to ice. I tried to be a detailed as possible so I would not consider this a quick and easy sculpted cake. This is just my process and I am sure there are better/quicker ways of doing these things but this is mine. I hope you enjoy it <3

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It's gorgeous all your work is!! Thanks for sharing!

02/01/2013 Flag

You're welcome :)

02/01/2013 Flag

Thank you sweety!

02/08/2013 Flag

OMG I have seen your YouTube Videos!!! You are so extremely talented!! And Thanks for the amazing MMF recipe

05/16/2013 Flag