Posts Categorized: Sugarpaste

Art-inspired cakes

Painted cakes are having a bit of a moment right now. So what better excuse to take a peek at some cakey creations inspired by the art world’s greats. From Dali to Van Gogh, feast your eyes on these artistic delights… The Kiss   This amazing wedding cake featured on the Huffington Post was inspired…

Get ready for a cake spring fling!

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This year, spring officially kicks off on 20th March (and we can’t wait!), so now’s the perfect time to start planning which lovely cakes you’re going to make inspired by this beautiful season. So, without further ado, here are some gorgeous cakes to get you in the mood for spring time… Flower Basket Cake It…

8 eggg-cellent Easter cake tutorials

Spring is in the air – it’s the perfect time to try out some of our lovely Easter cake tutorials. Easter Cupcakes Cupcakes are perfect for Easter gatherings with family and friends. Watch our quick and simple beginners tutorial to learn how to create these lovely patterned cupcakes. Speckled Easter Cake How gorgeous is this…

5 super sweet tutorials to sharpen your sugar modelling skills

Sugar modelling is big news right now in cake world. As Paul discovered, when he visited Cake International this year. If you’d like to brush up on your sugar modelling technique – look no further. We’ve rounded up five tutorials to kick start your sugar modelling skills. Let’s start at the beginning Basic Sugarpaste Skills…

8 cakes that radiate flower power

The two things in life guaranteed to put a smile on someone’s face are cake and flowers – so why not combine the two?! Harness the power of the flower and let your cake decorating skills blossom, with these lovely floral-inspired designs… Butterfly Blue Scabious To say that we’re bowled over by the detail and…

Calculating how much sugarpaste you need to cover a cake

Hello Everyone! With Christmas and New Year celebrations well and truly behind us, we’re all looking forward to our Spring and Summer creations.  Many of you will already have designs in mind for forthcoming seasonal events.  Our school library is full of inspirational and contemporary designs, catering across the board for all occasions.  I’m sure everyone…