Sugary Sunday Part: Monkey Gumpaste Figurines

Now that we finished making the cupcakes in part 1 now we move on trying to replicate this guy. Here’s the final product. First thing is that I had to figure out if these monkeys were intended for decoration only or for consumption. Fondant is for eating and gumpaste is for looking pretty. Also, I … Continue reading

Sugary Sunday Part 1: Chocolate Cupcakes with Italian Meringue Buttercream

I was asked to do chocolate cupcakes with blue icing and monkeys on top for a one year old birthday celebration. Not to be anti-climactic but here is the final cupcake product just so you know what I’ll be getting to. Part 1 will be the cupcakes. Part 2 will be the monkeys. This monkey … Continue reading