Decorating with Fondant is SO MUCH FUN!
I have devoted an entire section here to introduce the concept of fondant decorating, which I’ll bring you to in just a moment.
First, I need to mention a friend of mine, CJ, who makes some of the most gorgeous cakes I’ve seen in my neck of the woods.
Anyway, one of the interesting things CJ says that I did not know about decorating with fondant is that fondant helps the cake remain moist.
And that makes a lot of sense considering that it provides an almost solid-looking “cover” in sense. It’s almost like “wrapping paper” for your cakes! Take a look at the photo here and you’ll see what I mean. (more…)