Confirming the old adage that big things come in small packages, the compact volumes of this ongoing series offer crafters an easy outlet for their passionsbe they for fiber arts, sugarcraft, polymer clay, glasswork, papercraft, or jewelry. Emphasizing the simple fun of crafts, each concise resource includes 20 fast-to-finish, easy-to-do projects that always focus on a single subject or theme.
Offering guided instruction for making both cute and realistic sugar birds, cake decorators and bakers will delight in these 20 easy-to-accomplish projects. Using common sugarpaste and only a few simple tools and techniques, this resource offers step-by-step instructions for sculpting decorative macaws, puffins, pelicans, robins, mallards, owls, swans, and more. The constituent parts of the birds are shown in detail, allowing for easy assembly, and a photograph of each finished bird is included for visual reference.
Frances McNaughton is a sugarcraft artist and instructor. She is the author of Decorated Cupcakes, Sugar Animals, and Sugar Fairies.