Bougainvillea Cake Decorating and Baking Tutorial

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Skill level: Intermediate
HD Lessons: 4
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1. Bougainvillea Flowers - Part 1

For the full tutorial see Clematis Wedding Cake ‘Nancy’

Paul starts the course off by creating the Bougainvillea flower in this two part lesson. Part 1 covers the creation of the flower parts ready for the assembly of the Bougainvillea in part 2.


1. Always remember to work flower paste nice and thin.

2. It´s a great idea to a have a fresh flower to copy.

3. Do a little research about colours and what matches and works right for your cake.

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2. Bougainvillea Flowers - Part 2

Part 2 of the Bougainvillea flower section covers the assembly of the wired flower. The flowers will be dusted in later lessons so don’t worry about the colour for now.
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3. Dusting the Flowers - Part 1

Time for the messy part! Dusting the flowers is made easy following Paul’s advice in regards to colour mixing and shading in this lesson.
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4. Dusting the Flowers - Part 2

The dusting and painting from the previous lesson is continued in this lesson with some beautiful results.
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