Hummingbird cake filled and covered with raffaello meringue buttercream. The church is made of gumpaste and the tree and angels are fondant.
Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Vanilla cake with vanilla filling covered in fondant and accented with red and gold gumpaste. And when the gumpaste cover is removed . . . fudge . . . peanut butter fudge, cookies and cream fudge, cranberry orange fudge, maple bacon fudge and raffaello fudge.
Monday, November 25, 2013
Monday, October 14, 2013
Much for which to be thankful this year not least among them the presence of family and friends with whom to share the bounty with which we are gifted. And to celebrate, much food and conversation and laughter, and to end the meal, a cake. A hummingbird cake filled with raffaelo buttercream and covered in marshmallow fondant. The picture is hand painted with food safe pens and gel food colors, and the words on the facing page are hand printed with food safe pens.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Leggo Ninjago for a little boy who turned one. Darkest chocolate cake with nutella filling, covered in a mix of candy clay and fondant. The little ninja had a rice cereal head on a chocolate cake torso.
Monday, August 26, 2013
A frilly and feminine cake in pink and gold on a lightly textured fondant background. The cake is one layer of vanilla cake between two layers of spiced pumpkin cake with cream cheese filling and frosting covered in lightly textured fondant and decorated with frilly gumpaste flowers and ribbon with gold candy pearls for accent.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
The promise was to make a cake that wasn't too girly. A promise to design a cake that was a little less ball gown and a little more tuxedo; something befitting a sophisticated young adult entering her last teen year. I think we did it with this little number we agreed to call "black rain". It's carrot cake filled with cream cheese buttercream, a band of textured fondant does for the sides and the top is more cream cheese buttercream with a hint of white chocolate and gumpaste fantasy flowers. The whole is accented with splashes of black and black candy pearls: