The Cake Decorator's Motif Bible presents 150 foolproof motifs to create that special cake for any occasion, from simple and fun to elegant and elaborate. Using easy-to-follow instructions and illustrated templates, the book takes the home baker through all the steps: from making the right amount of fondant or marzipan, to choosing and sizing a design and transferring it to the cake.
The book includes icing and fondant recipes, seasonal designs, patterns and borders, 3-D models, marzipan fruits and figures, and sugar flowers. Features include:
188-page design directory
Large full-color photograph of the finished motif
Black-line template size guides
Dough gauge showing how much fondant to make
At-a-glance color listing in recipes
Flat, low-relief, three-dimensional and piped motifs
Tips on application
Mixing and matching motifs
Designs graded for difficulty.
The Cake Decorator's Motif Bible is wiro-bound for easy lay-flat use. It provides innovative inspiration with complete and truly fail-safe instructions for unforgettable results every time.
Hardcover-spiral: 256 pages
Publisher: Firefly Books; Spi edition (7 Oct. 2007)
Product Dimensions: 16.5 x 2.5 x 20.7 cm