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How To Make A Beautiful Rustic Silver Birch Effect Cake

With Claire St Quinton

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Join Claire in this lovely tutorial and see how she creates this amazing textured bark effect cake using a variety of nifty, quick and easy techniques. In this lesson you will learn how to shape and make peeled bark, scarred knots and split wood effects with the use of sugarpaste, how to paint and add key features of a silver birch tree with a variety of edible dusts making it a unique and authentic cake for any occasion. For more cake ideas and woodland themed decorations, check out our other video’s below.

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