Two Tone Petal Tutorial


I came up with these two-toned petals after seeing rather pretty layered fantasy flowers on cakes, but had only ever seen them done in a single tone.  So I thought it would be great if I could come up with something that used TWO or more colours so the petals would have some contrast and pop.  I’m […]

Tutorial: Internal Structure For a Moving Swing and Flying Carpet

Here is a picture tutorial for the internal  structure of my Princess cake with the moving swing and the flying carpet. Hope it will be of help to some of you in some way. You could try this or go one step further and make the swing automated  and  make it move at a press […]

Story Book Cake Tutorial


For those of you who love reading, this is the perfect cake!! Also for those of you who read to your kids, this is also a great cake to make. I love reading, and I love to read with my son. Also, this is not difficult to make and you can recreate your own story. […]

Lemon Meringue Pie


Lemon Meringue Pie (makes 1-9inch tart or 4-3inch tarts ) Pastry: 170g/6oz plain flour Pinch salt 100g/3.5oz butter 1 egg yolk (save the white and add it to the other whites for the meringue!) 2 tbsp ice cold water Rub the fat into the flour with the salt until the mixture resembles breadcrumbs (I do […]

Chick in Egg Cupcake Topper


1. You need a smooth round ball of white modelling paste, this is for the shell. 2. Squish this down into a circle. It doesn’t have to be neat. 3. Using a scalpel, cut triangles out around the edge to make the cracking shell. 4. Push this into a paint palette using a ball tool […]

3D Animal Cupcakes

animal cupcAKES

The other day I wanted to make some animal cupcakes, but I wanted to make them different, so I started  thinking in using the cupcake as the body of the animal and just add the head and other parts of the body. I played with my idea and voilá, these super cute animals, super sweet […]