Get everything you need to know about baking and decorating wedding cakes with Natasha Collins’ book, ‘The Homemade Wedding Cake’.
It this beautifully covered, hard backed book, you will find over 200 pages of advice, tips and decorating ideas to make a wedding cake for any couple, no matter what their taste is.
The idea for the book came about when Natasha Collins was teaching courses and so the book is perfect for novice and home bakers that may find the idea of creating a wedding cake daunting. The book is divided into several chapters depending on the theme. From romantic to glitz and glamour to bohemian, all styles are covered.
The book begins with the fundamentals such as baking, trimming, filling and covering as well as how to handle your cake before moving on to individual projects so you can cover the basics before learning more advanced skills.
A great feature of the book is the ‘at a glance’ page at the beginning of each of the 13 projects which allows you to see the baking and decorating difficulty, timing, logistics and cost of the cake so you know before getting started how much time you need to set aside to complete your masterpiece.
Natasha Collins is an experienced decorator, owner of Nevie-Pie Cakes, author of ‘The Painted Cake’ and proficient in many areas of baking and especially known for her hand painting skills. She also has a range of products released with Squire’s Kitchen, to help you to get a perfect, professional finish on your own cakes.
The skills, tricks and information you will get from this wonderful book is invaluable, so whether you are a novice or an experienced decorator, you are sure to find something useful and inspiring within its pages.
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