Sugar Artist Spotlight: Michelle Tincombe
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  • Sugar Artist Spotlight: Michelle Tincombe

    • Anna Weisend
    • 27 Feb 2020

    You may know our featured sugar artist as Michelle Ingalls, as she is known on social media.  She has had a name change and we are going to let her introduce herself in her own words!    My name is Michelle Tincombe, I am the official inventor and owner of Sugarprism Edible Acrylic Paint and mother of two wonderfully amazing strong daughters.   I worked for approximately 12 years as a custody officer in three different capacities which was a very draining profession to say the least.   I do not have any formal training in art, it is simply an intrinsic...

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    Show Us the Love!  A Sugar Art Competition
  • Competition
  • Show Us the Love! A Sugar Art Competition

    • Anna Weisend
    • 13 Feb 2020

      Show Us the Love! A Sugar Art Competition   February is the month of love and CakePlay Inc. and Man vs. Cake are coupling up to bring you something exciting! We are holding a competition that anyone in the world can enter from where ever they are.  We’ve kept it simple, we’ve kept it accessible,  and we have eliminated as many obstacles as we can so that everyone who wants to can participate.  We want you to Show Us the Love and we have $500.00 in prizes for the winner! Not only do we want you to Show Us...

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    Sugar Artist Spotlight: Chef Charity
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  • Sugar Artist Spotlight: Chef Charity

    • Anna Weisend
    • 29 Jan 2020

    Chef Charity is a Pastry Chef and Cake Artist in San Diego, CA. She specializes in chocolate and sugar art particularly with regards to wedding, specialty, and extreme cakes. She has also specialized in baking and cooking for those with food allergies and sensitivities, which she terms “Free Baking”. Charity owns d’Zrt Cake Studio in La Mesa, CA. Charity is also President of the Board of Directors for Icing Smiles. Icing Smiles is a non-profit organization that provides custom celebration cakes and other treats to families impacted by the critical illness or medical crisis of a child. As a medical...

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    Celebrating Icing Smiles!

    Celebrating Icing Smiles!

    • Anna Weisend
    • 15 Jan 2020

    As bakers and sugar artists know, creating a cake or cookie or other sweet treat is not just feeding people.  It is not just about a creative outlet for the maker. It is also about creating joy and fun and helping people celebrate something special. That satisfying feeling of instigating happiness is one of the things that makes hobbyists and professionals, alike, continue on the path of sweet construction! Baking a Difference! Tracy Quisenberry , through her own experiences, recognized that and decided to do something special with it.  She created a non-profit organization that would use and amplify those...

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    Sugar Artist Spotlight: Beth Meyer

    Sugar Artist Spotlight: Beth Meyer

    • Anna Weisend
    • 24 Dec 2019

    Please meet Beth Meyer.  Beth was a published Humanities and Internet Technology professor before becoming an award-winning cake artist and professional chocolatier.  Her cake journey has taken her from Houston TX, to Angola Africa (where she provided delicious cakes for the ambassador), back to Houston and then currently to Michigan.  During her journey, she collected 6 certificates from such organizations as ICES and PME as well as her fair share of awards.  Please enjoy some of her creations below and visit her website to see more.  www.bethscakeboutique.com or follow her on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter        

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    Candy Cane Tutorial

    Candy Cane Tutorial

    • Anna Weisend
    • 11 Dec 2019
    You can make your own festive candy canes...any size you want. Continue Reading