Category Archives: Gumpaste

Walrus Cake (Wally, for short!)

This spring I had the opportunity to make a Walrus for a wedding/groom’s cake. I was really excited (and nervous) about making him. The customer asked that I try to replicate this picture. I fell in love with Wally (that’s … Continue reading

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Gumpaste Bow

For Alex’s 21st birthday, her mom wanted her cake to look like a present with a pretty pink bow. It was time to break out the gumpaste! I quickly colored the paste a brilliant pink with candy colorĀ and rolled it … Continue reading

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Cars Cake

The movie Cars and Cars 2 is very popular with young boys. I’ve made several Lightning McQueen cakes over the years, so I was really excited when Jonathan’s mom wanted a more general Cars cake. It gave me the the … Continue reading

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Ballet Slipper Cake

Ballet slippers are the perfect adornment for a ballet-themed party. I had a vision of beautiful white glittery ballet shoes, and set about making them for Bailey’s 5th birthday party. I included a picture tutorial below showing some of the … Continue reading

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