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Contemporary Cake Decorating Bible : Creative Techniques, Resh Inspiration, Stylish Designs - SMITH LINDY

Contemporary Cake Decorating Bible

Creative Techniques, Resh Inspiration, Stylish Designs


Published: 28th October 2011
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An ultimate cake decorating and sugarcraft techniques book that covers various techniques, starting with basic tools and ingredients and finishing with advanced modelling and decorating. It gives step-by-step illustrated instructions that cover every stage, from cake baking to adding the finishing touches.|The Contemporary Cake Decorating Bible Learn over 150 cake decorating techniques with The Contemporary Cake Decorating Bible, the international bestseller from renowned sugarcraft expert Lindy Smith. This is the ultimate guide to contemporary cake designs - you will learn how to make decorated cakes, starting with basic sugarcraft tools, baking recipes and ingredients, and finishing with advanced modelling techniques, including royal icing stencilling, brush embroidery, buttercream piping, using sugar cutters and moulds, making cake jewellery, and so much more! Get creative straight away with simple, step-by-step instructions for more than 80 celebration cake, mini cake, cupcake, and cookie designs. Essential tips and advice are included for all skill levels, from complete beginners to the most confident of cake decorators, and you can even learn how to make Lindy Smith's signature 'wonky cakes'. Inside The Contemporary Cake Decorating Bible: The Basics - delicious cake and cupcake recipes, and recipes for making your own sugarpaste (rolled fondant), royal icing, sugar glue, buttercream, and more! This section of the book also includes instructions for making round, square and ball cakes, assembling tiered cakes, and carving and assembling wonky cake designs. Cake Decorating Techniques - here you will find 11 chapters each covering a huge range of essential cake decorating techniques, all explained with easy-to-follow step instructions and clear photography. Topics covered include: Carving Colour Painting Stencilling Cutters Flowers Embossing Tools Piping Moulds Cake Jewellery Contemporary Cake Designs - step by step instructions teach you how to make each of the 80 amazing cake designs featured in the book, from tiered cakes to cute cupcake and cookies. With this comprehensive guide you will discover everything you need to know to create celebration cakes that are beautiful, unique and truly contemporary.



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  • Easy To Understand
  • Great Ideas
  • Informative
  • Quality Photos
  • Well Written


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    • Becoming Inspired
    • Learning New Techniques
    • Reference

    Comments about The Contemporary Cake Decorating Bible:

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    Introduction; Equipment; Basics; Measurements, Baking cakes, Sugar recipes, Preparing cakes, Covering cakes, Storage, Cutting guide; Techniques; - Carving; - Colour; - Painting; - Stencilling; - Cutters; - Flowers; - Embossing; - Tools; - Piping; - Moulds; - Cake Jewellery; Glossary / Suppliers / Index.

    ISBN: 9780715338360
    ISBN-10: 0715338366
    Audience: General
    Format: Hardcover
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 160
    Published: 28th October 2011
    Publisher: DAVID & CHARLES
    Country of Publication: GB
    Dimensions (cm): 27.1 x 21.7  x 1.7
    Weight (kg): 0.87
    Edition Number: 1