Cake Decorating Motifs

Cake Decorating Motifs : 150 Designs for Making Your Cake Unique

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Make beautifully decorated cakes that are almost too good to eat with this collection of more than 150 foolproof designs for every occasion, from simple fun motifs for tempting teatime treats to chic and elegant ideas for elaborate celebration cakes. Each entry includes an easy-to-copy template that can be scaled up or down; an at-a-glance recipe of tools and materials; step-by-step instructions; suggestions for mixing and matching with other motifs and a tempting photograph of the finished cake. An introductory section demonstrates core techniques, from transferring designs to tips on piping and creating 3D mouldings, and includes easy recipes for some basic cakes as well as a range of delicious icings and sugarpastes. Whether you are baking from scratch or want to give an extra-special touch to a ready-made cake, choose from hundreds of decorative ideas for letters, numbers, borders, animals, birds, flowers, wedding themes, seasonal celebrations and children's motifs.
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  • Spiral bound | 256 pages
  • 170 x 200 x 28mm | 680.39g
  • Apple Press
  • Hove, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Illustrations, color
  • 1845431731
  • 9781845431730
  • 100,043

About Sheila Lampkin

Sheila Lampkin, a member of both The British Sugarcraft Guild (BSG) and The International Cake Exploration Society (ICES, USA), has twenty-five years' experience of making celebration cakes, teaching cake decoration, and creating magazine projects. A national and international sugarcraft judge, she has recently retired as editor of Cake Craft and Decoration magazine and now has more time to expand her other craft interests. Sheila lives in Devon.
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