Audio slideshow: Serious about sugarcraft

What does it take to be a professional sugarcraft artist?

Cake decorator and sugarcraft sculptor Ann Pickard runs the Icing Centre in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, and is exhibiting at Cake International at the Birmingham National Exhibition Centre.

She reveals the secrets of her sculptures and shares how to create a flower decoration.

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Images courtesy of ICHF Events and taken by Deborah Reddihough and Michelle Warwicker. Music by Hadda Brooks, The 5 Royales and The Archies.

Slideshow production by Michelle Warwicker. Publication date 8 November 2013.

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