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Fabulous Fondant Topper Tutorials

A PDF eGuide by Lesley Wright

What's included in this PDF eGuide?

Category: Cake Decorating

Skill Level: Intermediate

About this eGuide

Fabulous Fondant Topper Tutorials is a free PDF eGuide available exclusively on Craftsy, featuring 33 pages packed with tutorials, tips and tricks from expert Lesley Wright. Download it instantly for free now (you can even print it easily if you'd like) and enjoy it forever in the comfort of your home or even on the go.

Basic Skills Needed

  • tinting/dyeing fondant
  • rolling fondant

What You'll Learn

Event-throwers and party-goers are soon to be smitten by your adorable fondant cake toppers! Download Craftsy's free bundle of 5 Fabulous Fondant Topper Tutorials taught by cake shop owner and decorating expert Lesley Wright.

In these fondant tutorials, you'll learn how to model cute little fondant faces for baby toppers, how to model tiny fondant sneakers, how to model fondant hands, how to achieve a glossy finish on fondant and how to create fun fondant numbers. Make more memorable cakes! Upgrade your topper techniques with this free collection of fondant tutorials exclusively from Craftsy.

About the Author

Lesley Wright runs her business, The Royal Bakery, from her home in California. When she's not baking cakes, she talking about cake on her Facebook page or writing about cake for the Craftsy blog.

Tutorials Included

  • Oh, Baby! Cute Little Fondant Faces
  • Tiny Fondant Sneaker Tutorial
  • Achieve a Glossy Finish on Fondant!
  • A Very Handy Modeling Hand Tutorial
  • The Number One Topper Tutorial

Suggested Materials

  • fondant
  • fondant dye
  • a CelStick or toothpick
  • tweezers / q-tips / tissues
  • a paintbrush
  • piping tips
  • petal dust
  • cornstarch
  • edible glue (optional)
  • a dresden or other veining tool (optional)
  • fondant molds (optional)
  • a knife
  • vegetable shortening
  • pasteurized egg whites
  • a foam pad
  • a ball tool
  • cookie cutters
  • tylose powers/cmc (optional)
  • royal icing (optional)
  • bamboo skewer
  • fondant extruder (optional)
  • embossing mats (optional)
  • heavy-gauge florists wire (optional)
  • floral tape (optional)
  • stirrer straw (optional)