Saturday, 30 June 2012

Personalised Cupcakes for an actress

Here is a box of  12 pretty cupcakes I made for a beautiful actress named Jess-Luisa Flynn as a surprise on her birthday.   Hand-fashioned sugar roses and edible pictures of Jess in stage costume. 


Butterfly Wedding Cake





Modern tall tiers and a swirl of butterflies and Swarowski crystals spiralling all around the cake.   A cluster of fresh roses was then placed on the board.     The cake is towering and looks like it's soaring and the swirl adds to the effect. All the credit for its design goes to Debbie Brown (see her "Wedding Cake"s book).

Hermé Chocolate praline slices

A first try at making Pierre Hermé's really delicious chocolate praline slices. Unfortunately I lost patience at the crucial point of ...