⚒️ Tall cake assembly and fixing
Watch how to fix a tall cake without internal structures.
🙂 Perfect leveling technique
Level the cake perfecty to make it look flawless.
🐟 Sculpting the marine life
Learn how to shape sea corals, shells, fish and make the bottom relief.
🐚 Fixing the unevenness on the jelly
Learn what is needed to correct the unevenness on the jelly, if it has arisen.
🌊 Making of transparent "water" jelly
What should be done to make the fish “swim” in the water and have air bubbles around them? How to make the jelly properly, and what to do if you need a cut of the water part of the cake?
1Determining the size and the shape of the cake
Calculate and draw the dimensions at the same time with the tutor.
2Shaping marine life from chocolate
Christina will show you how to shape different corals and beautiful fish varieties.
3Assembling and aligning the cake with ganache
The secret of a perfectly smooth cake that is available to everyone.
4Vertical shaping, installation the cake on a substrate
How to make a substrate by yourself, and what to do if it turns out to be smaller than then cake.
5Covering the cake with velor; "concrete" cut effect
Learn to turn a cake into a realistic concrete slab.
6Fastening marine inhabitants to a cake; coloring
Christina will show you several ways of attaching and coloring corals and fish at once.
7Making of the jelly, filling the "aquarium"
Make the transparent water with bubbles!
You have probably seen many cakes in the form of beaches, rocks and reefs with clear azure jelly water. How to achieve the bottom relief and create colorful corals? What should be done to make the fish “swim” in the water and have air bubbles around them? How to make the jelly properly, and what to do if you need a cut of the water part of the cake?
A new masterclass from Christina Dolnyk will teach you how to create an amazing "Transparent Aquarium" cake, which is an imitation of concrete and water cut with many marine life! Christina will show each stage of the decoration process in detail, the shaping of the cake, and will also share a way to protect the cake when transporting.
IN THIS TUTORIAL YOU WILL LEARN:
- how to align a perfectly smooth cake;
- how to make transparent "water" jelly;
- how to shape sea corals, shells, fish and make the bottom relief;
- what is needed to correct the unevenness on the jelly, if it has arisen;
- how to fix a tall cake without internal structures;
- how Christina paints corals, and watch an alternative method.
Together with the tutor, you will be able to master the method of creating an unusual vertical cake and learn the secrets of creating a “sea” decor.
Christina will show you an ingeniously simple way how to make a body for pouring jelly on a non-standard cake. She will tell you what kind of filling can be made for such a cake, and what tools will be needed when cooking.
The best part is the ability to make a cake like this, even if you don't have an art degree! The pastry chef shows you how to make everything in detail, letting you to create your very own Aquarium cake!