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Amazing Cakes: Recipes for the World's Most Unusual, Creative, and Customizable Cakesby Skyhorse Publishing
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Rubiks cubes, fire-breathing dragons, and jack-o-lanterns.
Pirate ships, pianos, and Star Wars figurines.
With Instructables.coms Amazing Cakes, youll be able to make cakes shaped like animals, mythical creatures, and vehicles. They may light up, breathe fire, or blow bubbles or smoke. They may be 3D or they may be animated, seeming to move of their own free will. Whether theyre cute and cuddly (like a penguin) or sticky and gross (like a human brain!), these cakes have two things in common: Theyre (mostly) edible and theyre amazing!
Instructables.com authors walk you through each step of the process as you cut plywood for cake bases, hardwire figurines for automation, and mix nontoxic chemicals for explosions and eruptions. The photos accompanying the step-by-step directions provide additional information about the processes and enable you to compare your final products with the originals created by the expert cake artists of Instructables.com.
In addition to the cakes mentioned above, youll also learn how to make cakes shaped like:
Pi signs (p)
A fun and thorough instructional guide to making more than twenty-five inventive and attractive cakes.
About the Author
is a bona fide Internet sensation, a web-based community of motivated do-it-yourselfers who contribute invaluable how-to guides to the site on a wide range of topics, from gardening and home repair to recipes to gadgets that defy categorization. The site hosts more than 100,000 projects. More than 15 million people visit the site each month, leaving comments and suggestions on the ever-growing list of do-it-yourself projects.
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