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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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Peace

Use edible paper, an airbrush and some basic piping and you can make this eye popping peace sign cake! Makenzie loves the peace sign, making this a perfect birthday cake choice. She loves all colors and especially adores chocolate! This … Continue reading

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Angry Bird Cupcake Toppers

The Angry Bird phase has lasted almost a year in our house. Xander still loves them, and birthday time is upon us! His request; Angry Bird cupcake toppers on lemon cupcakes with lemon filling and buttercream frosting. Want to make … Continue reading

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Lions, Monkeys, and Alligators, Oh My!

Cupcakes with a mini cake for the birthday child are a fun way to celebrate a birthday. They are even better when they are topped with some great sculpted animals! Sophia is an alligator girl, and also wanted some lions … Continue reading

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