Renowned sugarcrafter, Frances McNaughton, shows how to make beautiful, natural-looking sugar animals with realistic colouring, attitudes and expressions. In the step by step demonstrations, she uses simple modelling techniques and basic shapes to create the animals, then sculpts and colours them to produce sensational cake toppers. Learn how to make favourites such as a lion and cats, as well as more unusual animals such as a meerkat, gorilla and polar bear, and many more. If someone in your life loves animals, or cakes, these gorgeous sugar creatures will be sure to appeal.
Frances McNaughton's sugarcraft books have become international bestsellers. She has been a tutor and demonstrator for many years, teaching all aspects of sugarcraft to students from beginner to advanced level. She travels all over Europe providing demonstrations and workshops for exhibitions, shops, groups and clubs and has fans in the US, Australia and New Zealand through her online tutorials and sugarcraft products. Frances has made sugarcraft props for the films Notting Hill, Chocolat, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and three of the Harry Potter films.
16 stunning projects 500 step by step photographs and clear instructions New techniques Templates provided where needed