9781853919343

Simplifying Sugar Flowers

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  • ISBN13:

    9781853919343

  • ISBN10:

    1853919349

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2004-04-15
  • Publisher: Tuttle Pub
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Summary

If you have always wanted to make exquisite sugar flowers for cakes but been daunted by the complexity of the shapes and techniques involved, then this is the book for you. Here, expert sugar flower maker Alison Procter demonstrates how to create an array of beautiful life-like flowers using simplified techniques and the minimum of cutters, so that even beginners can achieve superb results right from the start. From wild daisies, bluebells and snowdrops to sophisticated clematis, carnations and roses -- 25 varieties in all -- each flower has clear step-by-step instructions and colour photographs that explain and show exactly how to create it. Details are also given about all the equipment and basic techniques you will need, plus full instructions for making foliage to complement the flowers.

Author Biography

Alison Proctor demonstrates her sugarcraft skills at events throughout the UK, and has also brought her expertise to students in Holland, Germany, The United States, South America, Australia and Japan.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 5
Equipment, techniques and recipesp. 6
Flowersp. 12
Anemonep. 14
Bluebellp. 16
Broomp. 18
Carnationp. 20
Chrysanthemump. 22
Clematisp. 24
Cornflowerp. 26
Cyclamenp. 28
Daffodilp. 30
Daisyp. 32
Dianthusp. 34
Eustomap. 36
Freesiap. 38
Gerberap. 40
Irisp. 42
Magnoliap. 44
Mock orange blossomp. 46
Open rosep. 48
Pansyp. 50
Rosep. 52
Scabiousp. 54
Snowdropp. 56
Tulipp. 58
White heatherp. 60
Witch hazelp. 61
Leavesp. 62
Alchemillap. 68
Rusty-back fernp. 69
Presentation and arrangingp. 70
Cakesp. 74
English gardenp. 76
Iris mosaicp. 80
Special celebrationp. 84
Winter colourp. 88
Springtime in Walesp. 92
Summer harmonyp. 96
Autumn glowp. 100
Scottish meadowp. 104
Spirit of Irelandp. 108
Green gloryp. 112
Elegant bloomsp. 116
Pink cameop. 120
Cutters and templatesp. 124
Suppliersp. 127
Acknowledgementsp. 127
Indexp. 128
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