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The other great use for Sugar...... Let me introduce the Sugar Ornament

Christina Lapointe

The other great use for Sugar...... Let me introduce the Sugar Ornament

Introducing the Sugar Ornament.  These unique art pieces were influenced by the Panoramic Easter Egg. The history of the Panoramic Easter Egg is an old one and goes back many years to several different countries. I once heard a story of one that there was one over 50 years old. Whether this was true or not always interested me. Sugar itself doesn’t rot, so there could be some truth to it. With proper storage a Sugar art piece can last indefinitely. Made out of normal table sugar and decorated with sugar paste critters, trees or decorations the variety of Sugar...


11 Ways To Make Boxed Cake Better...

Christina Lapointe

11 Ways To Make Boxed Cake Better...

11 ways to make a boxed cake better. I enjoy making my cakes from scratch, but sometimes you need a quick and easy cake. Boxed cakes are not only easy but a staple in many kitchens. I know many people that use boxed cake and make beautiful staked cakes, birthday cakes and even wedding cakes with them.Here are some tips that I've collected from others that work to make their boxed cakes beautiful and unique.1. Pudding in the mix?Don't add any pudding to a cake that has pudding in it. It'll get mushy. BUT you can add a box of...


The Melted Snowman Sugar Ornament.

Christina Lapointe

'Spring' The Melted Snowman ornament Melted Snowman Ornament I call 'Spring'   For everyone that's asked for the instructions for the Melted Snowman Ornament I call 'Spring' This cute little ornament is a hit, sometimes takes a while for some to get it..... but funny when they do.....   What you need: -fill-able plastic ornament -ribbon -gum paste and colouring: brown, black, orange -sugar  what you need to make a Melted Snowman Ornament   Make your gum paste colours, you don't need a lot!. Mix a quarter size ball of brown (for the 2 arms), same for the black (for eyes,...


Allergen information for Americolor

Christina Lapointe

We get a lot of customers asking about gluten free, peanut free, nut free, dairy free, soy free etc. We're going to be posting the allergen checklist for some of the items we carry. This will help you make an informed and safe decision when purchasing items.  Please visit often because we are going to update this information regularly. Here is the Allergen Checklist for AmeriColor. This fine colouring is great for icing, buttercream, fondant, gum paste, cookies, cakes and more.    ALLERGEN CHECKLIST FOR INGREDIENTS  The first column indicates the allergens that are found in the product either by...


Working on a Baby Groot Cake

Christina Lapointe

Working on a Baby Groot Cake.

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