Not every cake needs a cheerful event. This cake was created to honor a wonderful man who recently passed away. The sea along with the beach and the sea gulls was the requested theme. There was this sentence on the mourning card “Flown away but still in our heart”. That made me think of a song of Josh Groban “ To Where You are” .
Good use of the plastic surfboards buttercream w/sifted brown sugar for sand, royal icing palms piped over the bottom of small bowls, fondant towels and beach ball painted w/food writer, fondant pail and shovel handle,hersey nuggets treasure chests. Sea Creatures are plastic. Drink umbrella. Cut sour green-apple candy straws in half crosswise. Use a paring knife or scissors to make several slits 3/4 of the way down on the halved candy straw. Insert the solid end into a pirouette cookie