From the U.S.A to England & Canada… October and November were whirlwind months for me. Thanks to my very understanding husband and some help from friends I was able to make all of this travel happen and also make it reasonably easy on my kids. A bit of organising, but we got there. First stop … Read More
I’m back in the saddle again! It’s been awhile, but I’ve finally organised some more classes and demonstrations! If you see anything you like, click on the links to find out more or to buy your tickets. ADORABLE HEDGEHOG CLASS Join in this hands on modelling class with Corinna Maguire of Lovin’ from the Oven.ie. Model … Read More
A Steampunk Screaming Snail Rider! Sure why not…? This is my first attempt at a Steampunk styled piece and I had so much fun with it. It was also, for me, a bit of fear therapy too. I have a bit of a fear of snails – so the research and pictures of it almost … Read More
Well it’s that time of year again… my son Cormac’s birthday. Cakes are expected and time always seems to be short. I always end up rushing his cakes for some reason. So this time, I decided to try and come up with a design that would be easy to put together last minute and this one … Read More
My Crowfoot lifesize bust from the Cork Cake Competition. He won a Gold!
I made some bugs and they’re kinda cute not to mention that they’re in luuuuv. This is a quick and easy little modelling tutorial for all the little love bugs out there for this upcoming Valentine’s day. I’ve never really been a big fan of Valentine’s Day. Partially for the fact that my husband always needs to … Read More
Happy New Year to all of my cake-y friends!! To celebrate, I’ve put together a little compilation video of some of my favourite cakes that I’ve made throughout 2016. It’s great to see them altogether. But I have to tell you, that while I was looking through them, I found myself criticising each one with what … Read More
Procrasti-caking (prəˈkræs.tɪ.keɪk.kɪŋ) Definition: To keep delaying a cake that must be done soon, often because it is daunting or you still have just a few more hours until it actually needs to be finished. What a weekend at Cake International!! I didn’t think that the buzz from last year could have been outdone – but I think it … Read More
My cakes are like my children. And just like your kids – it’s hard to pick a favourite. But I think this one might be it! I worked my little heart out on this one and had an absolute blast doing it too. And yes I know I say that about every cake I make … Read More
A quick and spoooooky cupcake tutorial in 2 styles to get you in the mood for Halloween! All you need are a few tools, some dust and fondant and you’re on your way! It’s a nice and easy tutorial to try out with your kids over Halloween. Enjoy! BOoooooooOOoooOoooooooOoooOoooooo!