Sugarpaste Essentials

Everything you need to know about the wonderful world of sugarpaste.

How to create metal cake textures: 3 sugarpaste techniques

Learn how to create metal cake textures with this video tutorial and step-by-step guide from Zoe Burmester who shows you how to make hammered copper, corrugated metal and patinated metal effects!

Stone sugarpaste cake textures

How to create stone-like cake textures: 3…

Learn how to make stone cake textures with this easy-to-follow video tutorial and step-by-step guide…

Kneading sugarpaste

Fondant for beginners: a guide to using…

Whether you call it sugarpaste, fondant or ready to roll icing, learn more about how to use, model…

How to make edible grass for cakes: 3…

Learn how to make edible grass for your cakes with this video tutorial and step by step guides from…

The Ultimate Guide on How to Use Fondant…

Ever wondered how to use silicon moulds with fondant?

Fur cake textures using sugarpaste

How to create fur cake textures: 3 sugarpaste…

Learn how to create fur cake textures with this video tutorial and step-by-step guide from Zoe…

How to Create a Wood Effect Cake Board

A popular technique, this tutorial by Jacqui Kelly is also a great way to use up left over…

Two-tiered wedding cake covered in sugarpaste with flowers

Cake decorating paste guide

For those new to sugarcraft, the choice of sugarpaste products available can be baffling. Fear not –…

How much icing do you need to cover a cake?

Follow this helpful cake covering guide to learn how much icing you need to cover a cake or cake…

How to create wood cake textures: 3…

Learn how to create three versatile wood cake textures with this step-by-step tutorial from Zoe…

How to... Avoid and Repair Tears and Cracks…

It's a common problem and it happens to the best of us, but how do we fix it? Britt Whyatt from She…

How to... Ice a Round Cake

The first step towards beautifully decorating any cake is to have a clean, smooth and flawless…

How to cover a cake with fondant

Learn the different methods behind how to use fondant (or sugarpaste) with our video from Charlotte…

Sugarpaste sea-themed tiles

Cake modelling tools and their uses

Learn about cake modelling tools and how to use them in this handy guide from multi-award-winning…