Rhu Strand is an award winning cake artist and has created her Face Base Mould from an original cast of faces she hand modelled.
There is a video tutorial to the left where Rhu herself shows you how to use and decorate her face mould.
Use your favourite modelling paste, sugarpaste or Rhu's favourite 'modelling mud' as a base to start your faces from. The eye sockets, nose, mouth and cheeks are created by the mould and then the rest is up to you to get creative!
Leave the face as it is or shape the chin, cheeks, mouth and more to look specifically as you want it to. Go further by changing the eye and lip colour, paint on makeup and give the face different hairstyles to make it look like the cake's recipient, a celebrity or anyone you want. Even try using different colours of paste to depict different ethnicities. The face mould it so versatile, it will be your go to for all your models.
The mould creates heads ideal for figures 6" to 8" high.
The face of a figure can often be one of the most difficult parts to master however, with the Face Base Mould by Rhu Strand, this particular task just became easy! With full instructions provided on the packet as well as an extremely useful online tutorial and video tutorial, you'll be creating professional looking models in no time.
The mould contains 2 face designs and is made from flexible yet durable, food safe silicone so you can reuse it over and over again.
This mould is sure to be popular for those making both wedding figures as well as novelty figures and with so many ideas and designs to try out. Not only that, but the mould will also save you so much more time than modelling the face by hand, that it will give you more time to add your own decorative finishing touches.
Rhu Strand is best known for making some of the most intricate and imaginative figures in the cake world. From elegant bridal figures to novelty mermaid figures, Rhu Strand is always crafting something new and exciting, and now you can emulate her style with your own beautiful models.
The Face Base Mould designs measure approximately: 4cm x 3cm.
To safeguard our staff and adhere to social distancing we have less staff currently packing in our warehouse. This means that unless you order for next day delivery, your order may not be dispatched the same day.
Our couriers tell us that they are experiencing very large delivery volumes (akin to Black Friday levels) as everyone is now restricted to shopping online.
This means you should expect around 48 hours added to standard delivery times.
90 - 98% of Next Day deliveries are arriving on time.
Our couriers are all working with reduced resources to safeguard their staff which we totally respect.
In short, please allow a little extra time to receive your order (it'll be worth it, we promise!) We're very thankful to the lovely couriers and our Warehouse Heroes working extra hard to deliver happy mail to us in these unprecedented times.
Dispatch Time & Price
Please note that prices have slightly increased, due to the current situation regarding Covid-19 and delivery restrictions.
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*Weekend deliveries are only possible for orders placed Mon-Fri before 4pm.
Next Working Day Delivery (UK)
Any order placed before 4pm (3:30pm for edible images) Monday - Friday, with the Next Working Day Delivery option selected, will be dispatched for delivery the following business day (Monday - Friday), between the hours of 8am - 9pm. A signature is required for this method, so you will need to be at the delivery address to sign for it. Please allow an additional 24 hours for any order to be delivered to the Scottish Highlands. Please also be aware that any deliveries to Northern Ireland with a 'BT' postcode will usually take three days to arrive (on 2 Day Northern Ireland Delivery).
Any order containing a product that is listed as a preorder, will be held until the preordered item has arrived in stock. Orders containing a preorder cannot be split, if other items are needed before the expected delivery date, these items should be ordered separately.
Weekend Deliveries (UK)
Any order placed before 4pm* on Friday, with the "Saturday Delivery" or "Sunday Delivery" option selected, will be dispatched on the same day for delivery between the hours of 8am - 6pm on the selected day. A signature is required for this method, so somebody will need to be at the delivery address to sign for it. If the order is placed after the 4pm cut-off on a Friday, the order will be dispatched for delivery on the following weekend.
Please note we are unable to guarantee any order being dispatched to the Scottish Highlands or Islands to arrive within the quoted time frame.
*Orders for edible images have a cut-off time of 3:30pm – orders placed after this time will be dispatched for delivery the following weekend.