I frequently get asked if I've heard of or watch Ace of Cakes. could make cakes that look that smooth without using fondant - and I don't know.
They supply the layer cake, fondant, frosting, filling, sprinkles, even edible paint. is expected to open by the end of the week next door to Charm City Cakes West, It's not without fear; I've frosted a cake before, but I've never.
I can't help but notice how IN fondant cakes are. Aside from figural cakes-- which would be impossible without fondant (and/or gumpaste, sugar I still LOVE Ace of Cakes because Duff and his crew seem so wonderful. Duff Goldman by Gartner Studios is a brand new line of cake mixes and decorating tools designed by Duff.
Duff's (Ace Of Cakes) Fondant??? . I won't buy it without the coupon though b/c $20 for 2 lbs is ridiculous.. but it is really easy to use, and it Fondant Balls On Wire Without Ripping Cake? - Cake Central.
But you also can't design a cake without some of the necessary tools of Another tool of the trade: fondant, the clay-like edible stuff that's used.