Flowers on fondant



This might be what happens when a cookier who’s always dabbling in royal icing makes a chocolate cake covered in that smooth canvas called fondant.


This was a grown-up chocolate cake for a gal who likes blue flowers. To change things up a bit, I made the cake, applied a crumb coat and covered the separate layers with blue tinted fondant. Then, I assembled the cake and began the fun part:  painting!


For the paint, I made royal icing and tinted it three shades of blue. Then I painted blue on blue flowers over the cake and added a little flag:  Happy Birthday Dawn!



Filed under cakes for grown-ups

2 responses to “Flowers on fondant

  1. noyomoco

    That is a really pretty effect, Kristina!

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