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I have an order for a 3D Alligater/croc head...The shape isn't hard to do but I saw this tutorial on youtube and it looked to be a class and she showed how to carve the entire body and head but what really intriged me was the (students and instructor) all used a piece of cut cardboard shaped like the mouth and bent open like a big V..I watched the whole video but it jumped right to the end where the body/head was entirely covered by fondant but it didn't show how the...
Unfortunately you are never going to get a good coverage of any metallic color on Buttercream.It just isn't possible.I have tried painting and airbrush and it doesn't work at all...the gold becomes very muted and so does the silver...never found a good way to paint buttercreamm..wish I knew..HTH
I want to do something different...Are there any new exciting techniques I've missed...
Is it possible to add a bit more cocoa...like a tbsp or 2-3...I don't want tostart adding real chocolate as that adds up in cost.
I only have devils food mixes and the customer wants Chocolate fudge..What can I add to make it chocolater??I don't have time to get to a store to get chocolate fudge mixes..Help....   Thanks
You are always going to get people who want a ball park number...these are called "Tire Kickers" and usually aren't wanting/willing to spend much on a cake anyways and are just looking to see who can qoute them lower..LET THEM!! ...Who cares if someone down the street is charging $200.00 for the same cake you would charge $500.00 for..Dollars to donuts they are lying to you to see if you'll come down...I wouldn't charge for quotes as like you said..they walk away before...
So I have an order for 40 fondant covered domed cupcakes..They are black and white with Chanel logos and bows,mini purses,mini high heels etc   I was thinking of baking regular cupcakes and cutting off the tops and then baking Wilton Mini ball cakes to glue ontop..or...   should I try and just baked Perfectly round domed cupcakes??which seems to never happen   What is the secret to perfectly round/domed cupcakes...Do share
Amerciolor Amerimists are some of the best airbrush colors out there...The white does have a habit of seperating if left for a long time without shaking..It is just the nature of the ingredients to make white.The Pear/Metallic sheens will also do that but if you stir and reshake them they will dissolve to be usable again...I have used all brands...Lucks,Kroma,Chefmaster and Americolor and I think by far the Amerimists are better in both vibrance and color choice.
Mine is....."Can you not make the icing so sweet!! "   such idiots....
I am using it over WBH icing so there is no problem of mushy fondant etc...
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