This book is for the beginner or already-accomplished cake decorating airbrush artist who wants to improve their skills. It begins with practice techniques to insure smooth, controlled results. From there, it includes instructions with step-by-step black and white photos plus color photos of finished designs on how to do shading, make stencils, use an airbrush for borders, create breath-taking sunsets with palm trees or cattails, drop-shadow hearts, water effects, dimensional rose, rainbows and clouds, ribbons and bows, and easy step-by-step portraits of people and animals.
Create wedding, shower, holiday, and festive kids' cakesEasy at-home instruction for making and decorating fabulous cakesWant to make beautiful cakes? This fun, instructive guide gives you simple techniques for creating cakes for all celebrations. You get expert advice in all the basics -- from baking to icing to decorating with style. You'll also find delicious foolproof recipes, great ideas for themed cakes, and savvy tips for starting a cake decorating business!Discover how to:* Find ingredients and supplies* Make a cake from scratch* Use frostings and fillings* Cut and serve a cake* Troubleshoot cake catastrophes* Master creative techniques