by Lorraine Bartlett / Lorna Barrett / L.L. Bartlett
-- who knew there was such cupcake artistry out there. Cakes, sure --
but cupcakes? Some of these delicate little cakes must take HOURS to
I once took a cake decorating class, and despite the
certificate I earned at the end of the course, there was no way on earth
I was ever going to have any kind of cake decorating talent. Roses?
Fugettaboutit. They all looked like pink blobs. (And, in fact, I gave Brenda my lack of decorating talent
in Bound By Suggestion.)
When I'm feeling down, I think about driving over to the bakery and buying myself a cupcake. I'd never make a batch, because then I'd have to eat them all--and Mr. Scale would not like that.
Off to the bakery I go.
Have you got any cake decorating talent, and if so, how long did you have to practice to make a realistic rose?