Month: September 2011

As promised, zombie cake!

As promised at our last club meeting and in my previous post, here’s a tutorial on how to make a really gross zombie-skin cake: Zombie Skin: Let’s Bite ‘em Back!

September 27, 2011 0

Accordion Cake Tutorial

I had a big cake win this weekend when I was given permission to make a cake for Weird Al Yankovic during his visit to Austin on his latest album tour. I just posted a tutorial on how I made it, plus some tips on creating for celebrities: How To Make An Accordion Cake and…
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September 26, 2011 0

September Newsletter

Upcoming Classes: This month’s Capital Confectioners member sponsored class is this adorable “Sally Doll” figure model. Sheri Vineyard will teach you all you  need to know to create this model and design your own creations. This class is a real bargain at only $50! Come join us for a relaxing Sunday afternoon with friends. Sept.…
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September 14, 2011 1

Gummy Update

For those who attended our gummy class or are otherwise interested in my experiments on the subject, I’ve posted two updates on my blog of recent nifty discoveries: Experiments With White Opaque Gummy Molding Flesh-Like Gummy in Buttercream

September 9, 2011 0

Quick Bites: Ice Cream, Or Not

Nothing beats the Austin heat quite like a serving of ice cream. But which of these are real ice cream and which aren’t? Use the heat to pretend your ice cream has melted with these Melted Ice Cream Cupcakes by Confessions of a Cookbook Queen. Make these Twix Ice Cream Pie Cups by Dollhouse Bake…
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September 9, 2011 0