I am constantly referring people on the Wilton.com forum to videos on your site. (The ones referred most often are "Cake Construction" and "How to cover a cake with fondant using The Mat". ) New bakers have SO many questions and your videos hit the cake nail right on the head!
I began cake decorating at the age of 56 with the first of the Wilton classes at my local Michaels store. Like many others, it has turned into a passion. I have spent hundreds of hours online learning and videos like those from Sweetwise, Inc. are a blessing.
(p.s. I bought The Mat, but haven't used it yet--I'm looking forward to my next fondant cake!)
Best Gloves for cake decorating ever! This third generation vinyl glove has longer polymer chains in the resin which makes the gloves stronger, MORE flexible, and almost completely impervious to color. The inside is coated with Aloe that moistens and protects skin. These gloves are food safe and incredibly, fondant and gel pastes colors do not stick to gloves. Perfect for coloring icings and for other food preparation needs.
The detail in this mold is extraordinary! This mold is so flexible, your figure will come out with every curve in shape. The mold is so realistic, and best of all, nothing sticks to it!! This mold is very soft and flexible and can easily go from as high as 450 degrees to the freezer without affecting the mold! Kathy's Tip: Be sure to make your gumpaste ahead of time (by adding Tylose Powder to your Fondant), wrap it up and let it sit for 20-30 minutes so it can firm up slightly. Then place it into the mold, and it will come out much more easily, without stretching. Letting it sit in the mold for just a minute will help it come out even easier.
Made with food-grade silicone, this mold is extremely flexible and durable.
Suggested uses include chocolate, fondant, gum paste, poured sugar and pressed sugar.
Additionally, the molds can be used for ice, jello, etc.
Oven safe to 350 degree