Internationally renowned cake decorator Zoe Clark takes her first ever foray into kids cakes in her most accessible, beginner-friendly book to date! This stunning collection of 12 easy-to-achieve cake designs shows you that beautiful novelty cakes for children is not only possible but simple if you follow these clear step-by-step tutorials from one of the best sugarcraft teachers in the world. These sophisticated, contemporary and desirable cakes for girls and boys include cake a baby elephant design, a 3D toy box cake, an enchanted garden design and a circus-inspired cake for younger children as well as a surfing cake, paintball cake and make-up cake for older children. Zoe will also teach you how to make 'surprise inside' cakes, which reveal a pattern when you cut into the cake. With 12 inspirational designs and clear step-by-step photographs of exactly how to create and build up each cake, as well as Zoe's tried and tested cake recipes, you'll soon be making amazing party cakes at home that you will be proud to show off!
Zoe Clark began her career as a pastry chef but after being inspired by making her own wedding cake in 2005, decided to turn passion into profession. She now runs The Cake Parlour in Wimbledon, London where she not only sells freshly baked cupcakes, fondant fancies and cookies, but runs regular cake and cookie decorating classes. Zoe also runs her wedding cake design business from the shop, meeting clients and taking orders on the premises, as well as supplying London's prestigious department store Fortnum and Mason. www.thecakeparlour.com
Introduction Baby Buttons and Bunting Teddy Bear's Picnic Treasured Toy Chest Round and Round the Garden The Princess and the Pea/Knights of the Round Table Surf's Up Glitter Glam Mirror Ball Paintball Party Big Top Extravaganza Supersize Sprinkle Cupcake Pretty Print Vanity Case Superhero Cityscape Basic Techniques Suppliers Acknowledgments About the Author Index