How to trace a drawing on a cake

This is what I want to trace on my cake.

Tuto dessin piqué 1
Keep main lines of the drawing.
Put the sheet on a folded towel and punch lines with a wool needle (I didn’t say a knitting needle !…).

Mark at most angles and intersections of lines.

Tuto dessin piqué 2
I obtain a punched drawing.

Tuto dessin piqué 5
After having rolled my marzipan, I put the sheet onto the cake and spread chocolate powder.
Don’t forget any hole and press a little with your finger.


Tuto dessin piqué 6
You can see the drawing, poitillism way.

Tuto dessin piqué 8
Fill your frosting pen with melted chocolate and draw onto the dotted lines.

If you are right-handed start with the upper left corner (the upper right corner if you are left-handed).

Tuto dessin piqué 9
Not so bad !

This tuto shows you the error not to be made : use chocolate powder when you want to draw with a clear color (you can see every not covered dot…).

Technique used for the dragon cake, the squirrel cake and a wonderful Ferrari logo cake for which photos disappeared…

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