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Wicked Red Fondant High Heel Shoe

This tutorial video will show separate methods to creating the high heel, one I mould the heel myself and one is a pre-made mould, either method will give you a brilliant high heel shoe.

 

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Primrose Garden Tufted Heart on a Sugar Cookie

I was playing around with scratch piping primroses when this idea for scratch piping primroses on a tufted open heart popped into my head. Primroses have heart shaped petals that matched my tufted heart.

 

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Take Your Sugar Roses to the Ultimate Level with Wired Petals

To achieve a realistic fully open rose I will show you how to wire the last 7 to 9  petals on your open rose. I have found by wiring the petals the rose is not only a realistic, but is stronger and easier to handle.

 

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Harvest Sunflower and Pumpkin Cookies

Happy first day of Autumn everyone! The sunflowers are blooming and the pumpkins are in season; hence a perfect time to learn how to pressure pipe, with royal icing, sunflowers and pumpkin. While we are creating these lovely cookies: why not take them to next level?...

Decorated Floral Topiary Cookies

I love to pressure pipe with royal icing, it is an impressive prodigious technique. I created these pressure piped floral topiary cookies, for this video, I will teach you two styles of vases and five floral/foliages you can make in your home! Supplies need for this...

Inspired Goodnight Moon Cookies

Have your baked cookies, royal icing, and paint palette ready, because we are going create some magical cookies!! This week’s tutorial was inspired by the ever popular children’s book Goodnight Moon! If you have ever cared for a small child you know...

Watercolor Sunset Window Scene Cookies

Grab your food gels and few paint brushes, because this week tutorial is a mesmerizing Colorado sunset from a victorian window! I was inspired by spectacular sunset I watched from my upstairs window. I used water instead lemon extract for this scene, and to my...

Ms Sydney, Back to School Cookies

Summer just flew by, and it is back to school time! For this week’s tutorial, I will show you how to pipe and decorate Ms. Sydney, the ECSE teacher! Supplies need for this project: Decorating Nozzle: PME #1.5 writer nozzle: http://bit.ly/1Lu3L9z Coupler:...

Dolly Dingle Back to School Cookies

Dolly Dingle is heading back to school. For this tutorial, I will show you how to decorate these hand painted adorable paper doll sugar cookies. *This video is dedicated to my daughter who is getting her master in ECSE (Early childhood special education)! Supplies...

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Peony and Exotic Foliage Swag Cake

Flowers are always in fashion for wedding cakes. The trend for 2016 is wedding cake flowers that have accents of whimsical beautiful coloured foliage. The key is balance of size, shape and colour. One of my favourite leaves are the beetleweed, they can be an array of...

How to Decorate And Create Hot Cocoa Cookies with Royal Icing

Santa will soon be approaching and to warm him up leave hot cocoa cookies with his milk! These cookies are not just perfect for Christmas Eve, but the entire winter season. The cookies above were created with cutters I already owned: A teacup cookie cutter and an oval...

How To Decorate A Winter Wonderland Wedding Cake With Piped Icicles

This DIY majestic winter wedding cake will have your guests or clients mesmerized and amazed! The finished cake is three tiers all white cake (recipe link below) enrobed in fondant with a lemon curd filling. Tier Designs: -The Top Tier is 5×5-inch cake stippled...

How to Design A Black and White Wedding Cake

This cake is also featured in Cake Decoration Heaven! Black and white wedding cakes are hugely popular, especially during Autumn wedding season. The cake above is a three tier wedding cake graceful stacked with Bas relief top tier, hand dot painting middle tier, and a...

How to Create Henna Flower Cookies with Royal Icing

These henna cookies are inspired by my BFF, she used to spend hours painting henna designs, with a stick, on my daughter for the first days of school. The designs were awe-inspiring! Now that my daughter is starting graduate school I thought it would be the perfect...

How to Create a Stucco-Stone Effect with Royal Icing

 This stucco/stone technique was inspired by a vase I found in Tuscany. I have had this design in my mind for a few years now and I finally found a technique to add that weathered look I loved. I used a cupcake cutter for the flower pot (I love finding other uses for...

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