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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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Victorian Hand Painted Floral Wedding Cookies

  Hand painting on fondant or royal icing may have started as a trend, but it has quickly become a staple as a cake decorating technique. The cookies above are wedding favors to accompany a Victorian style cake, that I will be showing later this week. If you have...

Open Tufted Garland Heart Cookie

So many of you have asked were I find inspiration for cake and cookie decorating designs; I gathering inspiration from my everyday world, whether its the wonderful of nature outside my front door, various household, and jewelry decorations. The inspiration for the...

Suspended String-Work Snowflake Cookie

String-work is becoming another favorite cake decorating technique, and to apply the method to a cookie. I have created Australian bridgeless extensions on cakes, I wanted to push the envelope not only using a cookie for the suspended  string-work, but using a...

Romantic Tufted Heart Cookies

I love finding inspiration from antique stores, you can find a plethora of hand sewn embroidery fabric. This particular design was inspired by a combination of bedspreads and china dishes I found. I love how eloquently the hearts appear on the cookie with a single...

Happy New Year 2015 Cookie

Pressure piping with royal icing is an invaluable sugar craft technique. Once you have mastered pressure control any designs is possible from beautiful doves to 18th century figures. Pressure control is also a key to piping messages and monograms on cakes and cookies...

Happy Holidays Flower Paste Poinsettia Spray

I promised in November I would create a video on how I created my realistic poinsettias, with Christmas Eve 7 days away this is the perfect time. Poinsettias have become a staple during the holiday season, the plant is sold every year, and most homes have a few. It...

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Happy Holidays Flower Paste Poinsettia Spray

I promised in November I would create a video on how I created my realistic poinsettias, with Christmas Eve 7 days away this is the perfect time. Poinsettias have become a staple during the holiday season, the plant is sold every year, and most homes have a few. It...

Elevate Your Holiday Cakes with Australian Bridgeless Extensions

It is that time of year (YEAH), time to up your game and elevate your cake and cookie decorating. Australian bridgeless extensions will take your cake to breathe-taking awe-inspiring level. Family and friends will be amazed when you show case your delicate extension...

Adorable Christmas Cupcakes

You won’t believe how entertaining and easy to create these adorable cupcakes. The embellishments have endless possibilities, start by sketching your cupcake on paper. I promise your creative side will take over. I had more embellishments than spiraled Christmas tree...

Christmas Cookies with Wet on Wet Piping

Between cooking and baking since Monday for yesterday’s Thanksgiving, and Black Friday shopping it is nice to know you can design an elegant Christmas cookie in 9 minutes. Wet on wet piping is using the same royal icing consistency throughout the design (with...

Delicate Oriental String-Work

A cake piped with Oriental string-work gives wow-factor. The method of beautiful Oriental string-work involves piping a series of overlapping loops around the side of a cake to make intricate woven designs. Many cake decorators will avoid making cakes piped with...

Festive Scenery Piped on a Sugar Cookie

One of my favorite Christmas traditions is placing candles in the windows of our home. I wanted to recreate the mood and excitement of the Christmas season on a sugar cookie. The cookies above are a great way to practice basic pressure piping skills, scrolls,...

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