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Final Cake!!

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Well, I did it! I finished Level One of the Wilton Method of Cake Decorating: "Decorating Basics." Only my certificate says Nanal. Apparently, the instructor's husband couldn't read my writing. That's a first!

So.... here's my much-stressed-over FINAL CAKE!! It's not quite done yet... I just have to do the trim on the bottom. I can see a couple of flaws, but overall, I'm very pleased (tickled!) with how it turned out.

I'm very happy w/ the roses. Who knew I could do that?? The instructor did a couple on my cake, but here's one of mine:

I don't think I'm gonna take any of the "higher" level of cake classes. I just wanted the basics so I could make non-embarrassing cakes for the grandkids. I think I can do that now.

Gee... now what am I gonna talk about???
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    Very well done, Nanal. LOL
    2040 days ago
  • --MAY--
    Wow!! I am impressed The Roses look amazing!
    2040 days ago
  • -COURT-
    Great looking cake and love the rose. A chocolate rose, what flower could be better?
    2040 days ago
  • EM4488
    Nancy! It is absolutely gorgeous!!! Are you gonna make my wedding cake now?? :)
    Seriously though, your roses are perfect. Congrats, granny!
    2040 days ago
    You did a great job!!!

    Go for the second course!!! It's worth it. You'll like the gumpaste flowers. :)

    Love your rose! You did great in chocolate!

    2040 days ago
    Love your roses! Great job.
    2041 days ago
    WOW! I am totally impressed! It looks very very nice! The roses are awesome and I always thought those were one of the pro level cake decorating things. You are amazing! I guess all that hard work has certainly paid off because it is really impressive! Gorgeous. Did i mention I'm very impressed! ;)
    2041 days ago
    I just love the classes! I am overloading my family on cake though! My daughter in law finally told me not to drop off so much as she says "it calls to her and she has to eat them!" She has three boys, I am surpized she gets a chance! Now I need to find someone else to feed!

    I have taken the beginner and the cupcake class. I want to take an advanced class now!

    Great rose!
    2041 days ago
    Too cute!

    What next? Pies?

    2041 days ago
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