Cute Baby Model Cake Decorating and Baking Tutorial

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Cute Baby Model
with Debbie Brown
Skill level: Advanced
HD Lessons: 12
Decorating time: 2-3 Hours
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1. Shaping the Head

Our special guest tutor, Debbie Brown, starts off the Cute Baby course by showing you some great techniques when shaping the cute babies head using rice crispy treats.
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2. Making the Legs

In lesson 2, Debbie shows you how to make some very cute and realistic babies legs using sugarpaste for the cute baby model.


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3. Making the Body

The body of the baby is the focus of lesson 3 and Debbie expertly demonstrates the techniques used to achieve this.


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4. Adding the Nappy

The nappy (or diaper) is added next using white sugarpaste, this section cleverly supports the body with the rest of the model.

Debbie also shows you some nice and simple techniques for adding detail and realism to the nappy.


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5. Making the Arms

Debbie shows you how to work out the right proportions for the arms and then moves on with a simple and highly effective method to make the cute babies arms.

The lesson concludes with some fantastic looking hands and fingers which really bring this model to life.


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6. Facial Features

Once the head shape from lesson 1 is set, it’s time to move on to lesson 6, here Debbie shows how to effectively cover the head with sugarpaste. Debbie then moves on to explain how to smooth the head using another piece of sugarpaste for a beautifully smooth finish.

Lesson 6 is finished off with a brilliant demonstration of how to make the mouth area of the cute baby.


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7. Nose and Eyes

Lesson 7 covers the making of the nose and eyes and Debbie continues to share some tips on the facial features.
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8. Tongue and Teeth

In this lesson Debbie uses sugar paste (and sugarflair colours) to create a great and cute looking tongue and teeth with a brilliant level of realism

After this Debbie adds finishing touches to the face including colour in the cheeks, eyelashes and ears.


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9. Hair (Part 1)

Lesson 9 covers the different types of hair you could make for the cute baby (and other models)
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10. Hair (Part 2)

Debbie continues to layer the hair type chosen for this model, adds a cute pink bun and finishes off with some colour using the sugarflair egg yellow paste colour.
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11. Other Ideas

Debbie Brown talks about some of the possible changes to the Cute Baby Model and also advices on some other methods you can use to speed up the process.
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12. Pro Lesson

Paul and Debbie share their views on pricing this model as an addition to a cake,  they also talk about how to adapt different models to suit your customer and their budget.

Learn to make this fantastic and detailed Cute Baby Model with the talented cake decorator and best-selling author, Debbie Brown of Debbie Browns Cakes.

Debbie Brown

Debbie Brown

Debbie Brown is a successful cake decorator, demonstrator, tutor and author of cake decoration and sugarcraft specialising in cake sculpture and modelling. She is the UK’s bestselling author of character and novelty cake books and has authored many titles. Debbie focuses much of her time travelling extensively teaching her specialist skills in carefully structured workshops ensuring all students reach their potential with patience and encouragement. She also demonstrates her skills and is a respected judge at specialist cake shows and competitions and is an accredited member of the British Sugarcraft Guild. When she isn’t teaching and running her business, she accepts special cake commissions from select clients.
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