Horse Rider

by Jan Clement-May

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Learn how to make a cartoon-style horse rider figurine from sugar for the equestrian in your life.

Cakes & Sugarcraft magazine contributor, Jan Clement-May, shares an extract from her book, Squires Kitchen’s Guide to Making Sugar Figures (B. Dutton Publishing). In it she shows you how to hand-model a fun horse rider figurine in her trademark style, perfect for topping birthday and celebration cakes.

What you'll learn
  1. Preparation: Get the quantities and materials ready for the project in advance.
  2. Whip: Find out how to make a sturdy whip for your horse riding figurine.
  3. Feet and Legs: Learn how to assemble a correctly-proportioned sugar figure.
  4. Body: Find out how using layers of sugar dough can help create a realistic sugar figure.
  5. Arms and Hands: Discover how to make cartoon arms and hands used modelling paste.
  6. Head: Give your figure a fun, cartoon-style face with Jan Clement-May's instructions.
  7. Riding Hat: Learn how to make a fun accessory for your horse rider.
  8. Cupcake Decorations: An optional addition to the horse rider, learn how to make a rosette and horse shoe decoration for cupcakes and more.
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