Decorating cakes, for weddings, anniversaries, birthdays or any other special occasion, can turn ordinary cakes into celebrations of beauty, especially when done by expert Elaine MacGregor. In this series she demonstrates in easy-to-follow steps the fascinating and rewarding art of creative sugarcraft. Produced Click for more
A 3-Disc Set of 1. Sugar Flowers; 2. Sugar Modeling and 3. Wedding Celebrations, featuring Elaine MacGregor, is available.
1. Sugar Flowers
Floral decorations made from sugar are beautiful enhancements to any celebration cake. Here Elaine MacGregor uses the techniques of cutting, forming, coloring and arranging to create simple blossoms to bouquets of flowers.
2. Sugar Modeling
Elaine MacGregor begins with Figure Modeling in Marzipan and Pastillage, showing viewers how to create dragons, penguins, seals and teddy bears; then they advance to more ambitious subjects, learning techniques such as Brush Embroidery, Run-outs, Stenciling and Cocoa Painting.
3. Wedding Celebrations
Wedding cakes are the ultimate expression of the sugarcraft art, but they don't have to be difficult to decorate. Here Elaine MacGregor offers simple techniques to create 5 different, stylish cakes: a two-tiered Royal cake, a four-tiered Sugarpaste cake, a Floral Inlay Work, a gilded chocolate cake, and an Edwardian classic. 01/07DE JSCA 180 min.
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