Cake Craft & Decoration Ausgabe 163
June / Juni 2012
Guest Of The Month
This month sees the start of the Olympic flame on its journey around the UK to the opening ceremony in July. Eternal Flame by Peter Roberts encompasses simple cupcakes for the parties that will be held as the flame travels to its final destination.
The Sleepy Dragon’s Lair
Use your cake carving and modelling skills (plus stencilling) to create a magical masterpiece for a fun birthday cake with the help of Elaine Thomas.
Floral Inspirations - Antirrhinum
For all flower makers who like a challenge Ulla Netzband has made this plant, more commonly known as snapdragon.
Cake International ExCel Show
All the information you need to know about the London show this April ready for your visit.
Chocolate Bunting Cake
Tracey Mann has made a stacked white chocolate wedding cake with delicate pink roses and co-ordinating bunting from her latest book.
Simply Modelling - May Day Morris Men
Jane Barraclough has modelled a typical summer scene in the UK of Morris Men dancing outside the village pub. Slightly more challenging than usual as all the models are upright (and probably sober).
A Kiss For My Love
A simple double-heart celebration or single tier wedding cake with an added funky touch by Carol Haycox.
Come To The Party
Fancy dress is always popular for children’s parties and Kathryn Kelly has designed a fab two tiered birthday cake with lots of hand modelled children in fancy dress.
Expert royal icer Lyn Rees has used her skills to create a gorgeous heart shaped cake with lacy fairy wing pieces to challenge you.
Stencilling achieves a quick neat finish and in this case gives a stunning damask effect intricate pattern to Annie Dam’s 4 tier wedding cake in black, white and fuchsia pink.
Cake Boutique - Olive Green Orchid
Omali Abeyratne has created a three tier wedding cake with a pretty piped lace overhang.
Show Stopping Cake
We have a feature from Elaine Thomas, last November’s Best in Show winner at the NEC, showing how she made her fabulous flying dragon cake.
Valerie Hedgethorne bakes ‘A May Medley’ for you this month with a marillen jalousie, surprise sponge cake, rhubarb cheesecake and summer shortbreads.