If I have one secret to the success of my cakes, its my attention to detail, yes I’m a little OCD and if I don’t get something right I’ve been known to strip a cake completely and start again. Therefore I measure everything. If I’m designing a new template for top line work, working out where… Read more »

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A couple of years ago I did a demonstration at Cake International at the NEC in Birmingham creating royal icing heart off-pieces, they were so popular I’m asked for the template to this very day so its about time I put it here for everyone to download. Enjoy Heart Off Pieces

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For those of you who like creating run-out (flooded) letters for monograms, cookies or plaques then I have modified an alphabet that was created by Mary Ford, I find this alphabet perfect when I want to create a larger featured letter for an inscription. Alphabet Handout one page

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This is the template I made for my pastillage birdhouse, a very fun project to make and can be finished in so many different ways. As all printers and computers work in different ways, I recommend, when you have downloaded this template print it onto thin card, cut it out and assemble the birdhouse just… Read more »

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If you have ever done one of my introduction to royal icing classes then you may well have done this songbird as your first use of royal icing run-out, I’ve found these little fellows very handy for everything from cake toppers, to airbrushing projects for accent pieces to be added to decorated cookies. Feathered Friends… Read more »

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