Saturday, September 12, 2009

A Little Late for Spring...

This cake was made at the end of summer, but the flowers were created to reflect the freshness of springtime! Delicate purple freesia, mixed with green hydrangea and white filler flowers...all grouped together in bouquets and set against a pale yellow fondant background.

Here are some photos of the freesia in progress:

Sugarpaste buds:



Dusted with color:



Freesia flowers:



Flowers and buds taped together into bouquets:



Bouquet placement on the cake:



And the final cake with the addition of a big, playful bow!


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3 comments:

Jennyfer said...

WOW! What an amazing cake! Those flowers are gorgeous and the fondant job looks flawless. Great job!

Davielle aka Princess Magpie said...

Jackie, your work has grown by leaps and bounds (sorry, couldn't resist the dog connection there!) and your FLOWERS are BEAUTIFUL. I so love your work ... -- Davi

Jo said...

Gorgeous Cake!!!!
Just found your blog, love you work.