Posts Tagged: water

Creating Realistic Natural Effects

Creating Realistic Natural Effects

Knowing how to create realistic effects like soil, water or sand on your cake can really make a difference to the end result. For example, you could use pale brown icing for a beach and it would look fine, but using light brown sugar actually looks like real sand!  Here are some more ideas: Soil  I use… Read more

Piping Gel – 10 Jolly Good Uses!

Piping Gel – 10 Jolly Good Uses!

Piping gel is a thick, clear, super sticky gel. It has a sweet taste but doesn’t really have much of a flavour.  You can buy it in small tubs from cake decorating shops or online.  Buy the smallest tub – you generally only need tiny amounts and even if you use it very regularly (which you will when… Read more