Tutorial: Dowelling a Cake

Reboot of my original post from a previous blog, Chronic Masterbakers +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ What’s a dowel?Dowels are straight sticks made from rolled paper, plastic, or wood, that are (usually) vertically pushed into a cake in order to support the weight of the above layers. How many dowels you use, and where to place them within your…

Tutorial: Gumpaste Baby Converse Sneakers

Reposted from my previous blog, Chronic Masterbakers: ++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Presenting: The Most Adorable Baby Converse Sneakers in the World!  These l’il guys are small enough to fit both in the palm of your hand The creation of these adorable little sneakers was a challenge I was both enthusiastic to attempt for the first time, but…