Fun and Original Character Cakes

Fun and Original Character Cakes

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This is a quirky collection of celebration cakes boasting the unique but easily achievable modelling skills of internationally renowned cake designer and sugercrafter Maisie Parrish. Each design has true character and unique charm and is ideal for a celebration with a difference, from a pampered hippo for Mother's Day to cute carol-singing penguins. Each project is accompanied by quick-to-make cupcakes and minicakes to complement the main cake or to make when time is short. With simple sugarcrafting techniques and clear step-by-step photography, designs are ideal for both beginner and intermediate sugarcrafters. Whether you're creating a single animal topper or a whole singing and dancing theme, this is the book to show you how to do it the fun and easy more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 208 x 278 x 10mm | 260g
  • Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 200 colour illustrations
  • 0715330055
  • 9780715330050
  • 7,909

About Maisie Parrish

Maisie Parrish specializes in creating cute and colourful characters for cakes. She is a tutor and demonstrator for Wilton in the US and also demonstrates for Squires Kitchen in the UK. She contributes to magazines including Cakes & Sugarcraft and Cake Craft & Decoration, and is the author of Fun & Original Character Cakes (D&C 2009) and Fun & Original Children's Cakes (D&C 2010). Maisie is based in more

Table of contents

Introduction * Sugarpaste * Modelling * Cake recipes * Other recipes * Covering cakes * Dowelling cakes * Have your cake and eat it! THE PROJECTS: Easter Bunnies In the Spa Purrfect Wedding Good Luck Baby Bear's Christening Best in Show Mother's Day Surprise Penguin Christmas Suppliers * Acknowledgements * About the Author * Indexshow more

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I have made 3 of these cakes and they are great fun to do and look stunning. Highly recommendedshow more
by Theresa Turnbull
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