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Sugar Geode Tutorial

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Pattern Details

Geodes have been around for many years but are most recently making their way into more traditional decor. How could they not; they are gorgeous works of nature! Like so many, I love anything that sparkles. Trying to get a cake to truly sparkle can present its challenges. I love a challenge and was excited to take on a project letting the geode take center stage for this cake design. I love that this cake maintains its elegance and simplicity while the showing off the beauty, depth, and complexity of a real geode. In this photo tutorial, I will teach you step by step how to create this geode cake. You can then take these skills you've learned and create your own geode cake. -Learn the basics of how to stack and carve the geode shape -Learn a special trick to cover a double barrel cake flawlessly -Learn how to apply the geode crystals and paint then to create a stunning look. -Learn how to apply gold and silver leaf -Receive a list of materials and supplies, along with where to purchase them If you like this pattern, be sure to check out my Craftsy class Naturally Elegant Cake Designs for a full video tutorial on how to create this geode cake along with several other elements like antlers, pinecones, leaves, berries, chocolate twigs, and more. With lifetime access and a 100% money-back guarantee you've got nothign to lose! BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Basic knowledge of cake stacking and fondant covering.

Recommended with this pattern

  • Fondant, modeling chocolate, Rock candy crystals (clear), Piping gel, Airbrush color (regal purple), High % alcohol vodka or lemon extract, Gold and silver leaf transfer sheets (not loose leaf), Gold luster dust or gold airbrush color
  • If you are interested in a vieo tutorial on how to make this cake, please check out my latest Craftsy class:

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Rachael traded a career as a physical therapist for one in cake design and hasn't looked back. In 2006, she started her own company, Intricate Icings Cake Design. Rachael's work can be seen on episodes of <i>Food Network Challenge</i>, as well as in the pages of magazines such as Brides, Martha Stewart Weddings and The Knot. She was also named one of Martha Stewart Weddings' top pastry pros in the country.