Posts from 2016 - Sep

Tartan Cake (and 3D printing)

My girlfriend works for a company that was having a cake making contest recently. This company has its own registered tartan (yes, individual tartan patterns can be registered) and a logo of an eagle which looks pretty cool and we figured would look even better all made out of icing.

The cake

A quick google for "tartan icing" reveals minimal decent results and what is there is mostly just printed patterns rather than hand-made. There wasn't much in the way of eagle cutter shapes in the baking section at Tesco either so we had to come up with our own plan and, as is getting much more common with me, get some parts 3D printed by Shapeways.

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No comments yet... :: Posted by Nick Palmer :: 2016-09-30 18:49:53