Here’s an article that combines two activites that require a little bit of patience to learn but provide a great time for friends and family: decorating cakes and the Wii. You know that cake decorating is hitting all sectors of our culture when it hits the cover of Wired Magazine. One caveat: this cake is not for eating. This is my biggest issue with cake decorating today: Can’t a cake be a work of art and delicious too? The original article is at Wired.com A more in-depth article with recipes and details is at GamingWithBaby.com.
Here’s a great video lesson from PinkCakeBox.com on how to really dress up a fondant cookie. This technique could easily be applied to a wedding cookie, baby shower cookie, birthday cookie and more. We have a the best resource for wholesale cookie cutters, so drop me a line if you’d like more info.
I am always looking for unique, creating wedding cake designs. This INSPIRING wedding cake video is entitled “Cakes by Ann” Great work Ann!
As you continue to build up your cake idea notebook don’t forget about the cake competitions such as the OKLAHOMA STATE SUGAR ART SHOW . This Cake Competition gets bigger every year and their 2007 theme is “Hollywood Glamour”. If you can’t make it, photos from the event will be posted online. The 2006 Wedding Cakes can be studied in crystal clear detail. These are amazing works of sugar artistry that you should examine as you look for cake inspiration
Rebecca Sutterby stands by her first place design in the “Wedding Cakes Around the World 2006″.