Take a less-is-more philosophy with your next cake and wow with sugar flower designs from Wilton cake designer and instructor Emily Easterly. First, review the multitude of creative uses for gum paste and learn how to properly handle and color your paste for the best results. Then find out how to create a beautiful spider mum, an exotic orchid and a show-stopping peony — and get them right in just one try! Throughout your lessons, Emily shows you how to build sturdy bases for each of your flowers. And, she shares how to infuse your flowers with depth and shading using vibrant petal dust and hand-painted effects. Finally, create delicate, thin petals full of movement, and assemble each flower with care for incredible results.