Country Wedding Cake Decorating and Baking Tutorial

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Country Wedding
with Tracey Rothwell
Skill level: Intermediate
HD Lessons: 13
Decorating time: 2 days
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Highlights from the country wedding cake course.

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1. Airbrushing the hill effect

Tracey starts off by showing this really cool airbrushing technique to achieve the rolling hills effect. Using just some paper and an airbrush it’s amazing how such a simple technique, achieves such great results.

If you need help with stacking and covering tall cakes see the link below:

Stacking and Covering a Double Barrelled Cake

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2. Covering the board - Toilet seat method!

The name says it all! Watch how Tracey neatly covers the board to great effect with minimum waste.

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3. Adding the church

Using google clipart for inspiration, Tracey finds a church design to fit the theme of the cake. She then explains how to create the shape out of sugarpaste then adds to the cake.

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4. Village detail

No country wedding cake can be complete without blue sky, hills and trees! Tracey now starts to build up the scene by adding some additional scene setting decorations.

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5. Bunting, grass and flowers

Our village scene starts to take shape as Tracey adds the bunting, grass and flowers. You can add as many or few as you like, but strategically placed, they have a great effect.

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6. Making the models heads

This lesson is full of useful hints and tips to ensure you get smoothly covered heads that will retain their shape. Tracey then explains how to decorate differing faces to achieve a set of models heads all ready to go.

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7. Making the groom

Tracey uses quick, simple techniques to create the groom. Don’t worry, he won’t be left bald as the hair will be added later.

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8. Making the Bride

Again, some fairly simple, but very effective techniques to create our cartoon bride.

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9. Flower girl

No wedding is complete without a flower girl, but Tracey goes one better and makes two. This really gives the cake a very weddingful theme.

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10. Adding the hair

This is where the bride and groom get their hair doos! You have poetic license, but Tracey gives a couple of examples to make our bride and groom complete.

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11. Other ideas

Other ideas which could be used for this type of design.

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12. Pro lesson

Everything a professional cake decorator needs to know regarding this design.

Country Wedding Cake Tutorial

Learn how to make this beautiful country wedding cake with Tracey Rothwell. A cute design, perfect for those looking for a unique wedding cake. This is one tutorial you don;t want to miss.

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to…

  • Airbrushing
  • Creating your own templates
  • Simple models
  • Shaping scenery
  • and much, much more

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Tracey Rothwell

Tracey Rothwell

Tracey is a huge lover of 80′s films, cartoons, photography, cake, popcorn, horror, geeky stuff, rock, tattoos, gaming, sleeping, chocolate, pizza and many other quirky fun things. The passion she has for all this stuff is chanelled into the cakes and anything she does! Tracey, who's made cakes for the last 7 years, prides herself on creating unique and awesome cakes!With designs that have been on Channel 4 television, won Gold awards and has been featured in various magazines, I am sure you will agree, Tracey is a super talented lady!
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