The confectioner creates some fantastic cake. It does not only tastes good but is also beautiful to look at. It is quite easy to decorate a cake especially if you know some cake decorating techniques. Making simple and complex designs will not be difficult for you. The primary basis of any beautifully designed cake is the icing. You will see that most of the confectioners will make a smooth base. If you want to make this, then you have to cover the cooled cake with a crumb layer. You can cover it with a light frost coating. So that you can get that smooth base.
Some Innovative Confectioner Cake Decorating Methods:
In the earlier days, if you wanted to see a beautiful and creative cake, then you would only get to see it at weddings. But nowadays you can see these beautifully decorated cakes at almost every occasion. These beautiful cakes steal the show. The people at the bakery are not just cake decorators. They are now known as confectioners or sugar artists. They make such beautiful and creative designs that you get to see on cakes.
You Can Add Texture To Your Confectioner Cake:
It can be that you are not comfortable with the smooth fondant or the paper toweled buttercream cake. But don’t be sad because there are so many ways to decorate your cake and add texture to it.
You can use either the fondant gum or the gum paste to mimic any surface. Make lace designs that you can add to the surface of your cake. You can add egg white icing, which upon drying, gets hard.
You will need some patience and a piping bag that comes with the tip of a basket weave. Also, you can fully cover the surface of the cake to give a woven look. You can also use the mesh to make the spots of the patterned details. Or you can make an all-round textured look to your cake. Whatever you like, you can do that.
You can add a little texture by cutting it with the help of a patterned roller. If you want a smooth fondant. Also, you can use sugar beads, edible flowers, or candies. These will surely add that extra touch to any cake that you make.
Forget About The Photo Printing:
The trend of the photo mugs now you can also add it to the cake. You can top the cake with edible photo print. Afterall this photo print cake is now a trend. Though it is a good idea at times, you will see that the result is not always as good as the original picture. You can use the same concept and add your vacay pics on top of the cake. That will be a great idea. Using edible paper, you can make whatever you want. It can be adding the embellishments to some elaborate designs.