Course 3 - Gum Paste and Fondant

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Rewritten, updated and launched for July 2014 the new version of Course 3 - Gum Paste and Fondant introduces you into the world of these two mediums for cake decorating.  Learn all about working with Gum Paste and fondant to create nothing less than edible works of art.  You will learn a variety of gum paste flowers, fondant borders and embellishments that will bring your cake decorating to a whole new level of amazing!  Want to learn how to paint on Fondant?  We will teach you that as well in this course.  A Certified Wilton Methosd Instructor will guide you through all of the steps so you can make amazing fondant cakes!

Techniques in Course 3:

Use and Storage of Fondant and Gum Paste​​

Coloring Gum Paste and Fondant

​​Loopy Bow

Bow with Tails



Mum Base

​​Rose Base

​Carnation Base

​​Calla Lily​

​Rosebud and Rose






​Preparing a cake for fondant application

​Covering a Cake in Fondant



​Rope Border

​Ball Borders​

Painting on Fondant

Course Schedule