Joyce Freeman

How to Dry Sugar Paste Flowers

How to Dry Sugar Paste Flowers Faster with 4 Home Appliances

You can dry sugar flowers slowly and naturally at room temperature which can take several days, especially the larger flowers that are built in layers, each layer needing to be dried before adding the next one. However, if you are like me and always short of time, it’s worth using appliances that you may have …

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Buttercream cupcakes

Tips for Extreme Weather Cake Decorators: Fillings & Frostings

When we speak about extreme weather conditions we are referring to extreme cold, heat and heat & humidity. Fortunately, once fillings and frostings are made, and used in a cake, the cold will not affect them. In fact, it will keep everything in place providing cakes are not allowed to freeze if they are being …

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Top Tier Celebration Cake

Tips for Extreme Weather Cake Decorators: Gum Paste Sugar Flowers

Weather conditions are the main concern for a lot of cake decorators and to what extent, depends on where you live. Heat, cold, and humidity all play havoc in different ways with ingredients, the gumpaste, and with the finished flowers. Here I am giving you some ideas on how to handle your gumpaste when it’s …

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