I make cakes from a box, doctored cakes and cakes from scratch. All my gumpaste and fondant is homemade. I've never had a complaint and i've never been asked if it was from scratch or not, in fact, i've had a couple orders that specifically ask for a certain cake mix. I personally don't like to work much with them as far as trying to sculpt or carve with them but i like to make my customers come back for more. If someone did ask...i'd tell them the truth. i'd rather...