I was watching Ace of Cakes a few days ago, and I saw them deliver this cake:
|Duff's amazing Christmas tree cake|
(U.S. Air Force photo/ Airman 1st Class Melissa Rodrigues)
I have two weeks to descend to that state, and the prep work starts tonight. Gum paste ribbons and ornaments, spice cake, cream cheese butter cream, a knife and a whole lotta green fondant. It may not defy gravity or stand the height of a small child, but I think it's something you'll want to see...if not to admire, then at least to make snide remarks!
Oh, speaking of snide remarks...here's my sketch.
|When it's cake...it'll look so much better:).|
Yes, for those art lovers out there, that's a crayon on notebook paper original! My medium is sugar, not crayon.