Moth Orchid Sugar Flower Cake Decorating and Baking Tutorial

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Moth Orchid Sugar Flower
with Ashwini Sarabhai
Skill level: Intermediate
HD Lessons: 13
Decorating time: 2 hour (Excluding drying time required for the petals and leaves)
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Watch Ashwini make her beautiful Moth Orchid in just one minute!

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Watch some highlight clips from the full tutorial.

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1. Flowers Center - labellum

In this Lesson, Ashwini shows us how to make the intriguing center of the flower, the labellum, in an easy way.

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2. Flowers Center – Column

This is the second part of the flower center.

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3. Dusting the center elements

Here Ashwini shows us how to dust the center labellum to get a vibrant colour and also to give it that extra detailing.

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4. Petals & Sepals

Ashwini shows us how to make the petals and sepals using cutters.

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5. Dusting Petals & Sepals

In this lesson, Ashwini shows us how to subtly dust the petals and sepals to make them look real.

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6. Assembling the flower

The Flower center labellum, column, petals and sepals are now all arranged together to make a lovely flower.

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7. Buds

Ashwini now works on the buds and also creates the stem for these.

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8. Dusting Buds

In this lesson, we learn to dust the buds with different petal dusts.

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9. Glazing the buds

Buds of these flowers have a subtle shine on them. Ashwini shows us her way of glazing them to get this shine.

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10. Other Ideas

Ashwini shares some other ideas for making and arranging these pretty Moth/ Phalaenopsis Orchids.

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11. PRO Lesson

Everything a Pro needs to know about pricing. Also learn how Ashwini puts together multiple buds and flowers to form a floral stem.

Moth Orchid Sugar Flowers Tutorial

Orchids, they come in so many different varieties and colours, each one so beautiful. In this tutorial, you will learn how to make the Moth Orchids from renowned Cake and Sugar Flower Artist, Ashwini Sarabhai.  Ashwini takes us through the details of the flower and all the techniques she will be teaching in this tutorial.

These are very elegant flowers which look beautiful on wedding cakes or as a decorative spray.

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to...

  • Make a vibrant flower center and putting it together
  • Make the pretty petals and sepals, shape and dust them
  • Make buds, stems for them, dust and glaze to give them a shine
  • Assemble all elements of the flower together
  • and much, much more!

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