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30 June 2019 

Free Cake Tutorial: How to Paint Sugar Eye Balls

Ever wondered how to paint a really realistic eye? Well, in this quick tip from Pretty Witty Academy, guest tutor Zoe Burmester shows you how! This quick tip all about painting sugar eye balls will help you to improve your novelty cakes and get a really great reaction from your customer. These are really effective on face sculptures and themed cakes!

Top Tips for Painting Sugar Eye Balls

  • Eye balls are usually larger than you think they are. 
  • You can use household items rather than specific cutters for giving a rough guideline.    
  • Always mark out a rough guide before you start.  

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Over on the Pretty Witty Academy site we have nearly 1000 cake tutorials showing you everything from how to cover a cake with sugarpaste to fully advanced gravity defying cakes. We also have a huge business section for those wanting to run a cake business. 

Why not check out some of these amazing gravity defying cakes now you know how to transport them! See more at Pretty Witty Academy.