Party Cakes: 45 Fabulous Cakes for All Occasions, with Easy Ideas for Children's Cakes
Carol Deacon's Party Cakes is jam-packed with practical information and all you need to know to make 45 fun novelty cake designs to delight and surprise grown-ups and children alike. The book opens with an Introduction to Sugarpaste which guides the reader through the use of sugarpaste, while a comprehensive Troubleshooting section will help ensure good results. A series of tried-and-tested basic cake recipes, fillings and coverings used in the projects is followed by a basic techniques and equipment section. Many of the cakes featured can be decorated very quickly and are fabulous whatever the occasion, whether it is for a birthday party, Christmas, Valentine's Day, a Christening or just a celebration of a good school report. There are cakes suitable for all adults, from a beautiful bouquet of flowers and a pair of love birds to cakes for gardeners, birdwatchers and golfers. Children of all ages will love the cakes for their celebrations, from a magical fairytale castle to a football team. These original and colourful cakes which will add excitement and sparkle to any party.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dsdmd - LibraryThing
This has some great ideas for decorating cakes. It is British, however, and some of the terms are different from the US, although most include explanations and/or conversions. Nevertheless, some ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - alwayscake - LibraryThing
The most useful part for me is making the faces, i.e. expression of your fondant modeling. Read full review