Dragon breaking out of his bamboo cage
This chinese style dragon is breaking froo from his bamboo cage. The top layer of the cake has been 'pushed' crooked and all the bamboo is 'broken' where the dragon has crushed it with his claws or pushed through the cage. The dragon is hand modelled from colored fondant as well as brush embriodery with red royal. The bamboo is also fondant, hand modelled with 2 or 3 sections per piece. The lashings on the bamboo are royal piped with a no 1 tip. All up it took about 28 hours.