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Decorating a cake in Zwentendorf

Decorating a cake in Zwentendorf, Austria

At the Rosencafe in Zwentendorf I joined a lesson in decorating a cake. The lesson was given by the owner of the cafe Mrs. Helga Fidler-Himsel. After an introduction about different methods decorating a cake I was told how to create that small pieces showing above, how to paint them and finally how to move the result from your work space up to the cake. Well, one can see the result above.

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‘Pinocchio’ made of Augarten Porcelain

Pinocchio made of Augarten porcelain

Cute vase made of porcelain seen on a guided tour through the Viennese Porcelain Manufacture Augarten. The piece named ‘Pinocchio’ (mind the long nose) was designed by the Austrian designer Philipp Bruni. Fun detail: The vase cannot fall down, the design forces it always to get up.

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Augarten porcelain manufacture in Vienna

Augarten porcelain manufacture in Vienna, Austria

Entrance to the Augarten porcelain manufacture were I was not only told about the process of making porcelain but also about the chances to take painting courses. More…