as the title suggests, stack cakes. But back then I didn’t know much and I used
music from the radio as background. For many years it was playing fine until
You Tube put a copyright notice on it and it was banned in some countries.
I finally re-edited the tutorial and this time I added a more detailed explanation
on what I was doing.
A lot of times we see all these amazing cakes that are posted on the internet. Some of them look very complicated and time consuming. Cakes like that do happen but mostly for show, cake competitions and that special client who is willing to pay for “amazing”.Your typical client wants that kind of cake but their budget in reality only allows for something more basic. Most of the time they end up with a simpler cake than they originally fantasized. They don’t realize the time that goes behind these amazing cakes and TV makes them seem easily achieved in an hour or so, when there’s really a whole day of work and days of preparation before that one hour show.
that will look amazing, and we can
take photos of so it can be admired forever. But let’s face it, the money
is behind those simple cakes that
can be made fast and charged well.
The beautiful, amazing cakes are
mostly our goal as artists and a
great way to present our skills
especially in cake competitions.
In reality a big percentage of the population can’t pay for them.
Also, simple is fast and easy when
we start comparing. We all have
that day where we just want to get
our work done and that simple buttercream cake looks like heaven
in comparison to anything more complicated.
stacking method. I have posted links to the website where you can get the cardboard dowels since I don’t sell those myself. Here is a link to the page.