5 Modeling Chocolate Seashell Designs

Modeling Chocolate Seashells

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Here’s how to decorate a beach themed cake with FIVE kinds of edible seashells hand sculpted in modeling chocolate. These designs are appropriate for a wedding cake, birthday cake, baby shower cake, or any special occasion cake. Click below to view the video and read the … Continue reading

Modeling Chocolate Kanzashi Flowers

Folded Modeling Chocolate Kanzashi Flower

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer This style of folded modeling chocolate flower is an adaptation of a Japanese ribbon technique known in English as Tsumami Kanzashi. These flowers make beautiful 3D edible cake decorations. Click below to watch the video and read the article Modeling Chocolate Kanzashi Flowers Click on the link below to watch … Continue reading

10 Reasons to Buy my Book

Ten Reasons to Buy Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer A Buzzfeed style plug by Wicked Goodies Click below to read the article >> 10 Reasons to Buy My Book<< >> 10 Reasons to Buy My Book<<  Click above to read the article FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer … Continue reading

Viral Cake Adventures

Mexican Fiesta Cake Design Ideas

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferHere’s what happens when a cake design catches hold on the internet. It grows and morphs and gets even better. These are the chronicles of one viral Mexican fiesta cake design and 50 more versions of it that followed, featuring photos of cakes made by bakers … Continue reading

Chocolate Garter Belt Video Tutorial

Modeling Chocolate Garter Belt Cake Decoration

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferThis video tutorial demonstrates how to make lace or garter belt cake wraps made of white and dark modeling chocolate decorated with piped chocolate. Click below for the full tutorial: >> VIDEO: Chocolate Garter Belt Tutorial << >> VIDEO: Chocolate Garter Belt Tutorial <<   FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer … Continue reading

Chocolate Dripping Effect on Cakes

Chocolate Dripping Effect

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer This video shows how to use melted chocolate to decorate the edges of cakes with a drippy chocolate effect. VIDEO: Chocolate Dripping Cake Decorating The birthday cake in the video is the same one that was featured in last … Continue reading

On a Magazine Cover

Chocolate Illusion Cake by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer My “Chocolate Optical Illusion Cake” design is on the cover of the November chocolate edition of Cake Masters Magazine! > You can sample the article it here < > Or buy a copy of the issue here < You can also scroll down … Continue reading

Chocolate Skulls Video

How to Make Edible Skulls by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer These 3D modeling chocolate skull decorations were used as garnish along with modeling chocolate garter belts on this brightly colored topsy turvy wedding cake. The video highlights part of the sculpting process in fast-forward. If you follow this link, you can view … Continue reading

How to Make a Skull Cake

How to Make a Skull Cake by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer According to Mexican tradition, on the Day of the Dead, the elegant skull represents both the death of beauty and the beauty of death, a cake decorator’s paradox. The decorations on this skull cake were crafted from modeling chocolate. The cake … Continue reading

How to Make a Booby Cake

Breast Wishes Cake by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer I made this booby cake decorated with smooth buttercream and modeling chocolate for a fundraising event in honor my friend, Laura, who is winning a fight against breast cancer. Go, Laura! It was a huge cake – each boob … Continue reading

Book Trailer

Kristen Coniaris of Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferHere is the book trailer for Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate. Book Trailer, Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate Free Tutorials FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer … Continue reading

How to Marbleize Modeling Chocolate

Video Tutorial on How to Marble Modeling Chocolate by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferModeling chocolate, also known as modelling chocolate, moulding chocolate, or chocolate clay, can be marbled in infinite ways. It’s an easy technique that involves twisting and folding two or more colors of modeling chocolate together repeatedly. Video on How to … Continue reading

How to Make a Half Sphere Cake

How to Make a Half Sphere Cake by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer The beauty of the half sphere cake is that it can be baked in such a way that no carving is needed. Here is an owl cake, a fish cake, a beach ball cake, and breast wishes cake, all made … Continue reading

How to Roll Modeling Chocolate Videos

How to Roll Modeling Chocolate by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferUsing first a pasta machine and then just a plastic rolling pin, these two video tutorials demonstrate how to roll modeling chocolate. For thinner, more consistent sheets of modeling chocolate, I recommend using the pasta machine method. Follow this link … Continue reading

How to Make a Car Cake

How to Make a Car Cake by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer The classic car is a wildly popular cake design for groom’s cakes, men’s birthday cakes, and father’s day cakes. This tutorial demonstrates how to make an easy 3D car cake with minimal carving. This particular groom’s cake was customized … Continue reading

How to Make a Piano Cake

Piano Cake by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferI’ve landed a decent system for executing 3D grand piano cakes that is easy and worth sharing so here it is. Note that the legs of this piano cake are not edible; they are made of wood. This particular design involves … Continue reading

Chocolate Flower Buds Tutorial

Chocolate Flower Buds Tutorial by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer This common and easy cake decoration that is so popular with fondant can also be executed with rolled modeling chocolate. The same methods apply with modeling chocolate as with fondant; only where fondant tend to look chunky, modeling chocolate buds can be shaped … Continue reading

How to Make a Pig Cake

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer The challenge of the creature cake involves striking a balance between realistic and yummy. Here, modeling chocolate combined with fondant makes piggish features possible while yumminess is conveyed in a chocolate buttercream mud puddle, splashes of dark chocolate glaze, truffles, malt … Continue reading

Chocolate Bow & Ribbon Tutorial

Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer The classic present cake is appropriate for almost any occasion. Modeling chocolate is particularly well suited for forming fine bows because it can be rolled so thin. The trick to a full-looking bow is to cut wider strips for the … Continue reading

Useful Modeling Chocolate Tools

Modeling Chocolate Equipment

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer The ideal working environment for modeling chocolate is a cool, 65°F (18°C), dry room with clean surfaces and equipment. Do not work directly in sunlight. Minimize contact with moisture and humidity. The optimal tabletop is clean, smooth, and made from … Continue reading