Love Heart Cake Decorating and Baking Tutorial

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Love Heart
with Paul Bradford
Skill level: Intermediate
HD Lessons: 12
Decorating time: 4hrs approx
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1. Carving and Ganaching (part 1)

In this lesson, Paul shows you the carving method to achieve the heart shape as well as getting a nice smooth finish to the ganache.

 

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2. Carving and Ganaching (part 2)

After refrigeration, Paul trims off the excess ganache followed by a neat layer of ganache on the top of the cake.

 

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3. Carving and Ganaching (part 3)

After the cake has spent a final bit of time in the fridge, Paul shows you how to finish off the ganache ready for Icing.

 

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4. Icing the Heart Cake

Paul shows how to successfully add icing to the heart shape with a neat layer of icing.

 

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5. Attaching the Side Panels

Paul shows you how to prepare the sugarpaste and use it as panels to decorate the outside of the cake.

 

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6. Freehand Heart Shapes and Buttons - part 1

Paul continues by creating the Heart Shapes and Buttons to add to the cake.

 

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7. Freehand Heart Shapes and Buttons - part 2

We’re nearly finished with those freehand shapes, Paul takes time to show you how to recreate them perfectly.

 

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8. Transferring the Cakes to the Board

It’s careful, careful time! Paul shows you how to transfer the cakes to the final board.

 

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9. Lettering on the Cake - Part 1

In this lesson, Paul adds the lettering to the cake and shows you how to adapt these techniques for whatever message you want!

 

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10. Lettering on the Cake - Part 2

In this lesson, Paul adds the lettering to the cake and shows you how to adapt these techniques for whatever message you want!

 

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11. Other Ideas

There are loads of things you can do with this cake and here, Paul talks you through a few of them.

 

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12. Pro Lesson

In the Pro lesson for this course, Paul talks about how longyou should spend making the cake if you’re looking at turning at a decent profit. When combined with the other ideas lesson, you could very quickly have a huge variety of the same cak in all shapes and sizes!

 

In this 12 lesson course,Pauls takes you through his step-by-step tutorials on how to recreate this stunning Love Heart Cake. The lessons will cover everything from carving the heart shape through to stacking and finishing with the extras like the buttons.

Enjoy the course and share your creations with us on facebook!

Paul Bradford

Paul Bradford

Paul Bradford´s mission is to ‘Empower people to achieve their cake decorating dreams’ by providing a range of cake decorating courses and online tutorials through their website, which currently teaches 195,000+ students.