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How To Create A Buttercream Stencil Effect Cake Design

With Claire St Quinton

Difficulty Easy

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Join Claire in this week's tutorial on how to create a sophisticated layered stencilled effect buttercream cake covered in a rich vibrant fuchsia pink. Over the years stencils have become quite popular and in this tutorial, we focus on using Swiss Meringue buttercream due to its light silky-smooth consistency making it easy to glide over a stencil and creating perfect results. In this lesson you will be guided on how to cover a cake with coloured buttercream evenly and making sure your cake is perfectly straight, how to use a designer stencil and create a geometric textured design and lastly how to add some piping details and a floral decoration. For more great ideas on how to use stencils and make Swiss meringue buttercream then check out our tutorials below.

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Wilton 11 Inch Straight Spatula

Bakers Turntable

Sugarflair Paste Food Colouring - Fuchsia

Wilton Spread & Scoop Spoonula

Round White Masonite Cake Board (4mm Deep)

Golden Delight Madeira Cake Mix

Stainless Steel Side Scraper For Tall Cakes

Wilton Open Star Tube No. 18

Wilton 12 Inch Disposable Decorating Bags

Medium Blue Plastic Flower Picks

Safety Seal 120ml Pot By Ingenious Edibles

Swiss Meringue Buttercream - see recipe

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