Images

Flowers and Vines Square Cake Zoom

Flowers and Vines Square Cake


Three-dimensional violet pansies stand out on a black flower-and-vine patterned cake. Learn how to create two-colored gum paste techniques at The Wilton Method of Cake Decorating Course 2.
Makes: 12 Servings
Skill Level:

Product Actions

Additional Information

Step 1

Make gum paste flowers 2 days in advance. Tint gum paste 1 oz. dark violet and 1 oz. violet. Prepare gum glue adhesive following recipe directions. Make eight pansies according to instructions in Course 2 Lesson Plan. Use brush to brush lilac purple and orchid pink Pearl Dust on pansies. Use gum glue adhesive to attach three yellow Sugar Pearls to center of each flower. Let dry in large flower forming cups.

Step 2

Make cake. Prepare batter following recipe directions. Bake and cool cake. Prepare buttercream icing following recipe directions. Tint portion black. Reserve majority white. Torte, stack and fill for a 3-layered cake, 5 in. high. Use spatula, icing smoother and white icing to ice cake smooth.

Step 3

Decorate cake. Use pansy cutter from kit and smallest leaf Cut-Out to make floral pattern on cake top and sides. Use tip 2, cut disposable decorating bag and black icing to pipe outline pattern and stems. Don?t pipe flower where gum paste flowers will be. Use dots of black icing to attach gum paste flowers to cake.

Do you have everything you need to get started?
Supply List
Viewing Options
Detailed List Simple List
Ingredients

Products

$10.99

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

$4.49

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

$4.49

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

Violet Icing Color

Violet Icing Color ((Combine Violet with Rose for violet shown))

Rose Icing Color

Rose Icing Color

Favorite cake recipe or mix

4 1/2 cups of your Favorite cake recipe or mix

Black Icing Color

Black Icing Color

Tools

Products

$9.99

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

9 in. Fondant Roller ((Pink Guide Rings Used))

$6.99

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

$9.99

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

$9.99

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

$9.99

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

$1.19

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

$34.99

This item is currently not available.

Leaf Cut-Outs? ((smallest used))

Discontinued

Paring Knife

Paring Knife

6 in. Square Pan

6 in. Square Pan

food-safe scissors

food-safe scissors

12 in. Disposable Decorating Bags

12 in. Disposable Decorating Bags

Item(s) added to the shopping cart!

View Shopping Cart Continue Shopping

Item(s) added to your Favorites!

View Favorites Continue Shopping