Competition Cake

Here is the cake I entered into the Go Bake Cake Decorating Expo 2014.  It came 3rd place in my division & I’m super proud of it :) Hence all the photos!!! I was inspired by my friends fabric Charlie Jane Designs.  She has this awesome fabric with the Plus & Arrow print on there.  My husband made me a plus & arrow so I could imprint the fondant & use it like a stamp :) It was my first time using silver leaf! that was an experience!!
  and if you follow my work then you’ll know how much I love pin wheels!!
Hope you like this cake as much as I do!!
kez* x

Country Theme 21st

Another Country theme, but different again! It was fun making a more cartoonish horse rather than the realistic one I’m so used to making! 
This was 8” & 6” chocolate cake with chocolate ganache :)
kez* x

21st Cake, Country Life & Deer Hunting 

I made this for my neighbour’s daughter’s 21st.  It has a little bit of everything, her horse, country life, she enjoys hunting deer & it also shows places she has lived & studied. 
It was interesting working on a cake that essentially had no back! every part of it had to be perfect!
They loved it - super happy :)
kez* x

My daughter’s 10th birthday cake

I love the colour of this cake - the black with the neon rainbow colours.  I first saw it from Bloom Cake Co. and asked if I could re create her design, which I’ve changed parts of for my daughter.  
Bella is into 1D at the moment… so that had to be there.  She also loves her onesie - so I decided to make her in her onesie on top of the cake :) her face turned out a little ‘older’ than I intended… unfortunately I didn’t have enough time to change that! 
 She loved it! YAY!
kez* x

5th Fairytale Birthday

A unicorn & rainbow were required for this little girls birthday :) her mum had organised her birthday around fairytales - it sounded like an awesome party!!  There is space on the board as mum was going to add some special things to the board :)
kez* x

Ducati Bike Cake Topper. 
This was made for a guy who ended up having 3 different celebrations & the bike went on each cake :) that’s some value for money right there!! ;)
kez* x

Ducati Bike Cake Topper.
This was made for a guy who ended up having 3 different celebrations & the bike went on each cake :) that’s some value for money right there!! ;)
kez* x

Combined 60th & 40th

This cake was for a mother & daughter celebrating their birthday’s together.  Peacock themed cake - original design for the side of the cake was from Royal Bakery. 

kez* x

“Hey I just came across your blog and I'm in awe your work is amazing :D I am literally just beginning my journey into the world of cake making and decorating and was wondering if you had any tips or advice for a beginner, I have managed to get some temporary voluntary work in a cake shop but any advice or tips you have would be much appreciated, Thank you :) x”
-michelledawn92

Hey Michelle :)  thanks so much for your message! & compliments on my work! I have a few weeks worth of cakes still to put up on tumblr. oops! anyhoo - the biggest advice I can give is that you tube is your friend :) there are so many awesome free tutorials out there! people to search for in you tube are….. Artisan Cake Company
Kara Couture Cakes, McGreevy Cakes, Way beyond Cakes by Mayen.

Jump onto Craftsy and purchase Jessica Harris’ Clean & Simple Cake design class - if you go to her blog… www.jessicakesblog.blogspot.com
she has a 50% off voucher for her class.  She is amazing & makes it super easy to create gorgeous cakes :)

Last piece of advice is to just practice!! get in there, make cakes, make mistakes & learn from them :) it’s pretty much the only way!
where in the world are you??

let me know how you get on :) kez* x

cakeproblems:

When you see an absolutely stunning cake that you DIDN’T decorate.

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cakeproblems:

When suddenly being a cake decorator means that your personal facebook page is a magnet for ‘fb friends’ to share link after link of crappy pinterest cake ideas & cupcake ideas.

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