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Cake Decorating: Gorgeous Gum Paste Flowers

with Lucinda Larson

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  •   03 Basic Flowers Part 2

    40:53

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About The Class

Gum paste flowers can add impressive elegance to your baked creations but you need to learn the elusive art of molding them before you can adorn a cake. In Cake Decorating: Gorgeous Gum Paste Flowers, Lucinda Larson will share her secrets for recreating the beauty of nature using gum paste.

If you have ever worked with gum paste you know it hardens quickly. In this course you’ll learn sculpting techniques and tricks that will help you shape the paste into beautiful, realistic flowers well before it firms up. Lucinda will teach you how to create lilies, freesia, sprays, roses and basic greenery. You’ll learn the art of getting gum paste flowers that look like porcelain versions of the real thing.

If you want to add a professional touch to the cakes you bake for your family and friends, join CreativeLive and Lucinda Larson and learn the secret to gorgeous gum paste flowers.

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Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Gum Paste Supplies and Basic Shapes

    20:18
  2. 02

    Basic Flowers Part 1

    26:44
  3. 03

    Basic Flowers Part 2

    40:53
  4. 04

    Advanced Flowers Part 1

    23:01
  5. 05

    Advanced Flowers Part 2

    25:39
  6. 06

    Painting on Gum Paste

    28:15

Meet Your Expert

Lucinda Larson

Renowned sugar artist Lucinda Larson is known for her lovely gumpaste flowers, and wonderful use of color. She is fondly nicknamed the Buttercream Queen and The Icing Diva. In addition to her 33 years of teaching at numerous prestigious culinary ... read more

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  • pdf Lucinda Larson - GumPaste Recipes.pdf
  • pdf Lucinda Larson - Basic Tools for GumPaste.pdf

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  • Jaso Jasmattie Persaud

    October 2016

    I am enjoy your free session right now. I am watch from Guyana South America

  • fbuser 995017ee

    July 2014

    Love it! I can now do flowers without stressing. Thank you

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