Yoda is a really easy cupcake topper to make. It requires only a few tools and you can make it as life like as you want or just leave it plain and it still looks good. Here are the tools you will need: The Yoda cookie cutter from Williams-Sonoma . Either a black food coloring pen or black food coloring, a tiny paint brush, clear vanilla, … Continue reading Yoda Cupcake Topper Tutorial
I thought I would start with the storm trooper. It to me was the most time consuming one, but as long as you have a steady hand and patience then you are just fine. I used the cookie cutter from Williams-Sonoma. If possible make the toppers for the cupcakes a few days before the party so they can harden slightly to hold their shape. If you … Continue reading Storm Trooper Cupcake Tutorial
After taking that structure class in Canada I was soon issued my first challenge. My middle son had an upcoming birthday and asked for a T-Rex that was standing. He wasn’t going to make it easy on me. So I had to figure out the structure that would support a 3D T-Rex! I ended up doing a structure somewhat close to the dog one that I … Continue reading 3D T-rex cake Tutorial
Have you ever struggled to get something to go around your cake in a straight line? If you have you know how difficult it can be. That is why I LOVE the Marvelous Mold silicone onlays. They are not only simple to use, but help you place it on your cake easily and in line. Here are some videos of how to show you how easy … Continue reading Chevron baby shower cake, Marvelous Mold onlay.
Basketball is a popular sport, so for cake decorators you will probably need to make a basketball cake at least a few times in your career. There are a lot of basketball designs you can do, but this one is super simple and looks more inpressive than just your 3D basketball. The cake actually is super simple to make, yet impressive. Let me show you … Continue reading How to make the strings of the Basketball hoop cake.
There is nothing more frustrating then baking your sugar cookie for a certain shape to have it come our imperfect. Yes there are tricks like chilling your dough before you bake them, or making a recipe that specifically doesn’t spread, but even with that they don’t come out perfectly. What I do works everytime, is quick and super simple! Here is what I use to … Continue reading How to get Perfectly Straight Sides on your Cookies! Round, Square, or any shape!
Paint Your Own Cookies are great for parties, teacher gifts, gifts for neighbors or really anytime! Who wouldn’t want to paint their own cookie and then eat it! But, people can be intimidated to make them if they aren’t a professional cookie decorator. But, with a few simple changes you can make them quickly and easily. Most paint your own cookies are: cookies with … Continue reading How to make Paint Your Own Cookies with Stamps!