Wednesday, June 21, 2017 is our next guild meeting. June is all about gorgeous colours for cakes and icings. Artisan Accents have generously sent us a box of their new gel colours so that we can give them a try. We have also got a treat from Icing Inspirations to give away to a paid member at the end of the meeting. Chrissie has also done this detailed tutorial of the cute little unicorn pictured ... Read More about June CCDG Meeting and Unicorns!
I've been looking for over a decade for something to use while I'm creating sugar flowers that would serve multiple purposes and look as cute as all get out. (this is important sometimes) When painting on gum paste, or fondant or when you use a brush with water or vodka, having a small stable container can be a challenge. For me anyway. I don't know how many gum glue, water and paint dishes ... Read More about Oh, you pretty little things.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 is our next guild meeting. May is all about jam and jelly in cakes and icings. We have some jam, and some modelling tools to give away to a paid member at the end of the meeting. Bring your favourite tips for using jam as flavouring in cake and icing. The May flowers are arriving! Of course all that rain (and flooding) has given us lush green grass, bright yellow ... Read More about CCDG May 2017 Meeting- Jam & Moonflowers
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 is our next guild meeting. March is all about cookies! We have a cutter/mat set by Autumn Carpenter and a couple of stencils to give away to a paid member at the end of the meeting. Bring your favourite decorating cookie recipe (if you can share it), some cookies, icing etc. and have a couple of hours of fun. We will discuss pricing, packaging, recipes and how you can ... Read More about CCDG March Meeting/Cookies!
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 is our next guild meeting. For February we will be having a fondant testing meeting. We have package of strawberry dooz-z-doh by Virgin Ice. And a package of Renshaw fondant. Do you have another brand of fondant we should be testing? Bring it and we will give you our honest opinions and pit it up against the Virgin Ice and Renshaw. We also have a tiny shoe cutter to ... Read More about CCDG meeting news/Feeling Daffy