Create these classic blossoms using Jamess detailed techniques for adding texture, shading and shaping. Build buds, stems and petals for an overall enchanting effect that embodies spring and summer. James devotes an entire lesson to fun and fanciful variations, including ruffled poppies. Also learn best practices in floral design and food safety as you arrange your sugar flowers around the cake.
Meet James and start coloring your gum paste.
Get detailed instruction on how to create and assemble each component of the poppy bud and calyx.
Create your poppy leaves and dust each part of the poppy to copy nature's vibrant, realistic colors.
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