Sculpted Snowy owl cake

£30

This course includes:

  • 3h 19m 57s video content
  • PDF copy of course notes
  • 3 downloads
  • Lifetime Access
  • Student-only Forum
  • Access on mobile

Sculpted Snowy owl cake

Cake Decorating

This course will show you how to create a realistic snowy owl with cake.

What You’ll Learn

  • Cake structure
  • carving the cake
  • ganaching
  • covering the cake and creating textures
  • using Isomalt and painting with cocoa butter
  • covering the board

Skills Required

  • suitable for beginners but some experience would be helpful

Course Description

Learn how to make a beautiful sculpted snowy owl cake with realistic features. This course covers basic structure, cake carving, ganaching, using sugar paste, creating textures and working with Isomalt.

What You’ll Require

  • Dresden tool
  • Metal brush tool
  • Small, serrated Knife
  • Large, serrated knife
  • Pallet knife
  • Rolling pin
  • Feather cutter or similar
  • Cocktail sticks
  • 12” cake drum
  • M8 steel rod
  • M8 base nut
  • M8 nuts and washer
  • Hot glue gun (optional)
  • Foil tape or foil/clingfilm
  • Ribbon
  • Glue/double sided tape to attach ribbon
  • Dusting brush
  • Fine paint brush
  • Small plate or dusting pallet
  • Bowl
  • Silicon Eye mould
  • Heat proof ramekins/ silicon cup
  • Heat Protective gloves
  • Spreading knife
  • Cooks Blow torch
  • Heat proof mat
  • Pre tempered Isomalt
  • Cocoa butter
  • Dusts: Black, yellow, orange
  • Dipping solution/alcohol (such as vodka)
  • Edible glue
  • White sugar paste approximately 1.5kg
  • Light brown sugar paste or light brown gel colour
  • Dark brown sugar paste or dark brown gel colour
  • Buttercream as per recipe
  • Ganache as per recipe
  • Cakes as per recipe
  • Jam or other fillings (if required)
  • Confectioners glaze spray

Course Structure

Introduction 01m 42s

Introduction to the course

Lesson 1 18m 47s
  • Preparing the cakes 18m 47s
Lesson 2 49m 58s
  • Carving the cake 49m 58s
Lesson 3 28m 18s
  • Ganaching 28m 18s
Lesson 4 13m 01s
  • Isomalt eyes & painting with cocoa butter 13m 01s
Lesson 5 1h 23m 32s
  • Covering the cake - The log 36m 49s
  • Covering the cake - The feet, feathers and face 46m 43s
Lesson 6 05m 19s
  • Covering the board 05m 19s
Pro tips 00m 20s
  • Conclusion of the course. 00m 20s

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£30

This course includes:

  • 3h 19m 57s video content
  • PDF copy of course notes
  • 3 downloads
  • Lifetime Access
  • Student-only Forum
  • Access on mobile

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