Cake update – part 1

Ok, so last night I got out my practice cake, put the icing on, and airbrushed it lime green and electric blue. Airbrushing comes so natural.  Maybe it’s because my daddy used to paint cars.  I suppose I’m a chip off the old block.  Grin.


Then I rolled out the fondant (which I forgot to put gumpaste in); cut out a few designs; cut out the letters with tappits (this is where the gumpaste int he fondant would’ve been handy – it would’ve dried faster, thus speeding up my work time, but no, the brain wasn’t in 5th gear, if it was in a gear at all); and cut out some funky flowers (yes that’s the name of the cutter set).


I finished around 9PM, cleaned up and ate a piece of that cake (and 1/2 a sleeve of girl scout cookies) ’cause I was running all out when I made it home from work and didn’t take the time to stop and eat.  


Needless to say, my right hand is hurting very bad.  I need to start using my left hand again, I’m ambidextrous you know – get that from my daddy, too.


Stay tuned for more….

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