In this course, Cynthia will share with you how to hand-paint a whimsical botanical meadow inspired by nature. From inspiration, to drafting the layout to finishing touches, you’ll learn how to create a garden that mimics the soft expression of gouache and watercolors. Cynthia will also demonstrate how she creates her organic free-flowing wild sugar flowers to add dimension to the finished cake.
Learn how to combine gouache-like techniques using edible gels to paint a colorful meadow, onto your fondant-covered cake.
- Choosing and mixing colors from inspiration photos
- Layering edible gels to create depth and texture
- Wild gum paste sugar flowers
- Adding finishing details
Through the simplest use of edible gels and a couple of paint brushes, you’ll learn a step-by-step approach on how to distribute gestures and weight to achieve dynamic and natural floral movements. Cynthia will share with you how she sources inspiration to making deliberate colour palette choices. You'll also learn how to make wild flowers with gumpaste.
- Inspiration, Reference Photos & Tips
- Tools & Materials
- Preparing the Colour Swatches
- Painting the Petals
- Painting the Grass
- Painting the Meadow (1,2)
- Crafting the Wild Flowers
- Finishing Touches
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for all levels.
What people are saying about Cynthia's courses
"Excellent! I loved the way Cynthia described the painting process. Easy to understand and easy to use!"
–– Maureen Moulton
Watch it anytime, anywhere! Registrants will have lifetime access to the course.
Be part of our private Facebook Group Community, where you get to ask questions, share your work and foster connections. I’m happy to answer all of your questions and will also be hosting more live Q&A sessions from time to time.
Due to the nature of these course, once purchased, you'll have full access to the content. Therefore, they are non-refundable, non-exchangeable and non-transferable. For live sessions, if the minimum number of participants (10 people) is not met 3 days before the date, the demo will be postponed. We reserve the right to cancel virtual sessions at any time due to personal emergencies or any other circumstance beyond our control. If the course/session is cancelled, a full refund will be issued.