Join now to access all Premium tutorials

Watch Now
join free for 7 days

or buy just this tutorial

$19.95 USD $9.95 USD
Add to Basket

Ribbon Insertion Wedding Cake

with Paul Bradford
Skill level: Easy
HD Lessons: 6
Decorating time: 4 Hours
Now Playing
07:24

1. Creating a Pattern

The cake starts with Icing a 10 inch, 8 inch and 6 inch cake in White sugarpaste (including the board) – for more advice on this stage visit this lesson. Paul then shows you how to create the pattern for the bottom of the cake.
Now Playing
09:46

2. Ribbon Insertion

After creating and attaching the design made in Lesson 1, Paul shows you how to create the Ribbon Insertion effect and it’s certainly not as tricky to produce as you think!
Now Playing
12:16

3. Decorating With Flowers

Paul fast tracks the stacking of the cakes (the process is repeated from lessons 1 and 2 on the other two cakes) – If you need advice on stacking cakes visit this free course.

Techniques covered in this lesson are using Royal Icing to neaten the cakes finish and also Paul starts to create the fresh flower arrangement with some clever cutting down of the Florist Oasis.

Now Playing
05:45

4. Decorating With Flowers (cont..)

Paul continues the flower decoration stage of the course, you can even add some little diamanté crystals for some extra bling!
Now Playing
05:03

5. Finishing Touches + Other Ideas

Crystals scattered on a mirror base set this cake off perfectly, lesson 5 also covers more finishing touches and some other ideas with this wedding cake.
Now Playing
01:34

6. Pro Lesson

Paul talks shop with this weeks Pro lesson, including ideal creation times and pricing.

Make the beautiful ‘Ribbon Insertion Wedding Cake’ which includes a gorgeous fresh flower top along with a simple yet highly effective ribbon insertion effect.

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 185,000+ students.  

Tell us what you think

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.