This was my entry for the Silver Cakes competition at the 25th Anniversary of the Oklahoma State Sugar Art Show. I got 2nd place and these are the people responsible for making the opportunity possible. This was only the second ribbon I received in these short 5 years of entering this competition. I was so … Continue reading 25 Years…a tribute to some fabulous human beings.
I was reminded this past week, as I was updating a website dedicated to cake decorating and sugar art classes, that my time to complete a competition piece is slowly dwindling down. On the Facebook group I belong to we discuss that very thing almost on a daily basis as other competitors talk about their … Continue reading Competition – The countdown has begun.
This cake decorating topic is about overlays and inlays. A very basic cake decorating and sugar art technique that has many possibilities. Instead of posting individual pictures I have included a power point presentation/video attached. Thank you for stopping by. Happy Caking! Suzanne
When I started this blog over 2 years ago the main purpose was to share my love of cake decorating and sugar art with others who were like-minded. As time has gone by it has become a little bit cake, a little bit sugar art and a little bit about myself. 🙂 One of the … Continue reading Inspiration – Seeking Ideas for Cake and Sugar Art Projects
April 27. 2017 One of the effects of depression and anxiety is loss of motivation or desire. This can spill over into everything that a person does. Something simple as making a decision on what to eat for dinner can seem overwhelming when it never did before. I have been involved in cake decorating and … Continue reading Music that Inspires – Finding creativity
Today's post is going to be a power point video with some basic information about cake decorating and sugar art. Thanks for stopping by and have a great weekend! Happy caking! Suzanne
Days of Sharing – ICES (International Cake Exploration Societé) I have found that some of the best ways to meet other cake & sugar art minded people is by attending a class in person. Granted some classes are rather costly, especially if you have to factor in transportation, hotel, and food on top of the … Continue reading Opportunities to Learn – Days of Sharing
When I entered the world of cake decorating and sugar art over 8 years ago little did I know how much I would grow to love this art form. I actually started down this path by chance when the cake I ordered from a local bakery did not turn out as expected. I was an … Continue reading Cake Decorating Basics
In my pursuit of cake knowledge one of things that always intimidates me is color. Yes, I know it sounds like such a simple thing until your trying to put a project together. Then I begin to doubt myself like I've never seen color before in my life. 🙂 I normally sketch things out in … Continue reading Coloring Choices
In a recent post I briefly mentioned websites because there is a wealth of information out that can be helpful when you are first starting out in this art form. I know some people may see this as just "cake" but I believe it's more than that. If one was to go back and look … Continue reading Gaining knowledge -Favorite places to go