Join NOW to access 1655 courses Watch Now 7 Day FREE Trial Already a member? Login Miss America with Sachiko Windbiel Skill level: Advanced HD Lessons: 16 Lesson Details Now Playing 05:34 1. The structure In this lesson, Sachiko shows us how to put the basic structure for the body together. She does this using her secret but simple method. For the full tutorial and tools and ingredients see Miss Liberty Now Playing 11:30 2. Making the body In this lesson, Sachiko shows us how to start the body using sugarpaste mixed with tylo powder. Now Playing 16:19 3. Making the straight legs Here we see Sachiko use a brilliant technique for creating limbs without having to worry about making sure we are using equal amounts of sugarpaste. Now Playing 13:51 4. Making the bent leg This requires a different approach to the previous lesson as we are having to form an angle in the leg that looks natural. Pinching and smoothing as she goes. Sachiko shows us how to slowly but surely create a natural bent leg. Now Playing 09:37 5. Making the chest Sachiko now makes the kneck and chest. She moulds the shoulder line and structures the body. Now Playing 06:34 6. Painting the eyes Painting realistic eyes has never looked so easy! You will be shocked at just how quickly you can achieve the famous Sachiko eyes! Now Playing 13:00 7. Making the Head Here Sachiko shows us how to form the face from one piece of sugarpaste using only her fingers. Using a dresden tool and a craft knife she manages to create an adorable child’s face. Now Playing 13:19 8. Finishing the eyes and face Firstly, Sachiko finishes the eyes. She uses thin pieces of black sugarpaste to create eye liner along with other little tricks to make the pop. Then it’s time to add some makeup using lovely dusts and soft brushes. Now Playing 15:34 9. Making the dress In this lesson, we learn how to make an elegant dress to cover the body using two pieces of sugarpaste. Now Playing 10:20 10. Making the high heels Here we see Sachiko make some cute little high heels that are wonderfully simple to make,. Now Playing 05:25 11. Attaching the head Now it’s time to attach the head and here we learn how to create a seamless join with the help of a modelling tool and a little sugarpaste. Now Playing 19:19 12. Making the arms Sachiko shows us how to make lovely delicate arms that fit firmly onto the model. The arms can be manipulated into shape while the paste is still soft. Now Playing 15:44 13. Making the Hair In this lesson, we learn a very simple but brilliant technique for creating a lovely 1950’s inspired hairstyle. Now Playing 12:18 14. Making the Crown As you might have guessed by now, this design has been inspired by the Statue of Liberty and so we begin to make her crown. Now Playing 11:10 15. Making the Bouquet Instead of giving her a lantern, Sachiko opts to have her holding a bouquet of flowers. Here we see how to make a lovely miniature flower bouquet with the help of a plunger cutter. Now Playing 10:44 16. Finishing touches Here we see Sachiko give the last little touches by adding a lovely scarf and some sparkle to her dress. The Tutor Sachiko Windbiel Sachiko Windbiel is the owner of mimicafe Union, based in New York City. mimicafe Union provides instruction in the creation of fondant cake toppers & figures to cake decorators of all skill levels. Her artistic skills are self developed and inspired by her childhood fascination with Manga and animation. Her mix of skill, originality and humour has led to many teaching opportunities, far and wide, as well as many cake show awards and honours. At her workshops, participants from all over the world can attest to Sachiko’s skill as an instructor and to her enthusiasm for her students.