Satin Ice Cake of the Month:
Carmen Montero de Espinosa
Working double time in a two day course with fellow Spanish cake artists - Carmen was captivated by this cake design and created an elegant masterpiece for the Satin Ice December Cake of the Month!
Name: Carmen Montero de Espinosa - Badajoz, Spain
Education: Agricultural engineer specializing in food industries
Business name: De un Bocado
Describe the cake, details and techniques: It's a pendant wedding cake put on a metallic structure. It's covered with fondant and decorated with royal icing on stencil, hand painted in silver and finished with silver leaf on the central cameo. All the flowers are made with gum paste.
What is the inspiration for this winning cake?
I made this cake at a 2 day course with fellow cake artists Pedro Olmedo and Robledo García. The original design was pink, mint and gold but I chose white and silver because I love this color combination.
What do you do while you work? I love to listen to music and when I need more motivation I listen to the musical score of Transformers!! ahahahaha!
Do you think your cake could be a winner? Cake of the Month winners receive 3 Satin Ice 5lb. pails of their choice! Submit your cake on the homepage and be automatically entered for a chance to win FREE SATIN ICE!