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Advanced Cake Sculpting

With wit and wisdom, Mike will teach you how to sculpt your cake and decorate it with lifelike features made out of fondant and modeling chocolate, using reference photos of your subject. The oversized head offers the advantages of easier carving, lots of cake to serve, and best of all, a light-hearted and humorous way to celebrate your subject. This cake-decorating class also includes some serious cake-stand construction. Youll learn how to build a sturdy and customized support structure bef...

Topics: Sculpture
Cost: $60 Per Course

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With wit and wisdom, Mike will teach you how to sculpt your cake and decorate it with lifelike features, using reference photos of your subject. The oversized head offers the advantages of easier carving, lots of cake to serve, and best of all, a light-hearted and humorous way to celebrate your subject. This cake-decorating class also includes some serious cake stand construction. Youll learn how to build a sturdy and customized support structure before stacking layers of cake reinforced with buttercream (recipes included).No, the head won't actually bobble if you make the cake Mike's way, but he'll give you tips on how you can try it yourself.Now your cake can be the life of the party! Enroll in AdvancedCakeSculpting:Bobbleheads today!Youll Learn How to create and modify reference photos of your subject to make sculpting templates Planning and building a food-safe support structure from common hardware components Adding layers of cake to your structure Carving the cake and covering it with a super-thin layer of fondant Fashioning edible features, including clothing, limbs, eyes and hair, from modeling chocolate and fondant Airbrushing techniques to make your bobblehead come alive (figuratively speaking!)Youll Make* A delicious, free-standing, bobblehead-inspired cake

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  • Level of Difficulty: Advanced
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Mike McCarey
  • Cost: $60 Per Course
  • Institution: Craftsy
  • Topics: Sculpture

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