This realistic cake was created by Michelle to celebrate 60 years of Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II's reign as well as the queen's official birthday on the 4th June 2012.
Edible Sugar Paste covered with non toxic food glitters.
Sculpted Fruit Cake covered with marzipan, and Sugar Paste, painted and airbrushed with food colouring.
Layered Vanilla Sponge Cake, with vanilla buttercream filling, covered with Sugar Paste.
Armature (frame) is created using cake board and wood
Layered fruit cake for the head, carved & sculpted with Sugar Paste
Layered vanilla sponge for base, covered with Sugar Paste
Final details is hand painted and airbrushed with food colouring.
After 40 hours it's done and delivered for the BBC Diamond Jubilee Concert in the Buckingham Palace. Watch the full story at the BBC One Show, 4th June at 18:30.