Author(s): Ann Pickard
Here comes yet another great title in the successful "Cozy" series. For that special, final touch to any family celebration here are thirty easy-to-make, fun and fabulous cake-decoration characters to put that personal touch to the festivities that will mean so much to the recipient. Readers will never be stuck for ideas and inspiration, no matter what the theme of the party. Whether it is a mischievous fairy, naughty goblin train driver waving from the cab or Frantic Firemen putting out all those candles for 'the big 4-0', there is be something for everyone. The Basic Recipe and Techniques sections cover how to make the icing and marzipan basic figures and give tips on how to adapt them to get the pose or facial expression just right. These basics will then be carried through the thirty projects with tips to allow the reader to adapt them as they please. Plus all the characters are made with shop-bought sugarpaste - what could be easier?
Ann Pickard runs a successful wedding and special occasion cake-making business in Weston-super-Mare in Somerset, UK. She has written several titles on cake making and decorating and has also produced a number of DVDs on the same subjects.