Global Pillar Set
Position separator plate holding base cake on 3 in. Globe Base Set or a thick base board. Using the separator plate which will hold the cake above, mark base cake for pillar placement. Lift plate away.
Insert pillars through cake centered over marked area to rest on its separator plate or base board. Place the correct size globe (2 1/2 in. for cake shown here) over the pillars. Mark pillars where they extend above globes. The cut pillars should be equal to the height of the base cake plus the height of each globe.
Trim pillars at markings with craft knife or serrated edge knife.
Insert pillars in base cake. Position globes over pillars.
Position the tier above on globes.
Add additional sets for more tiers.