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Gary Chapman and His Cakes

March 5th, 2015

I created this presentation for new followers on my Gary Chapman Cakes Facebook page who did not know much about my background in cake decorating.

Publication of Classic Fabric Flowers in Sugar

February 6th, 2015

Classic Fabric Flowers in Sugar by Gary Chapman

Will be published 27th April 2015 in ebook, paperback and hardback

A colourful step-by-step guide showing how to make a range of fabric effect flowers and leaves from roses to fantasy flowers for cakes

A cake decorating guide to fabric effects in sugar showing how to make fabric effect flowers and leaves from roses to fantasy flowers.
Contains over 300 step-by-step colour photographs, floral samplers, cakes featuring a variety of fabric effect flowers and an explanation of the techniques of rolling, folding, pleating and double-sided paste.

Paperback £14.99 ISBN 9781909230170
Hardcover  £23.99 ISBN 9781909230200
Apple ebook (Epub) £8.99 ISBN 9781909230187
Amazon Kindle ebook (Mobi) £8.99 9781909230194

 

Press Release for Classic Fabric Flowers in Sugar

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London’s Hollywood Review

November 10th, 2014

Nathalie Morris, (archive curator at the BFI) offers a positive review in Sight and Sound Magazine (December 2014)   ‘valuable and enjoyable… a detailed and thorough study.’ ‘provides valuable and enjoyable studies of a huge range of films while placing the studio within the context of issues affecting filming making across this period.’ ‘a worthwhile […]

The Legendary Men Behind the Boeing 747

November 10th, 2014

The Legendary Men Behind the Historic Boeing 747 : a seminar held at the Museum of Flight, Seattle Recently, the Museum of Flight in Seattle finished the first phase of restoring the historic first 747 to its original 1969 appearance. To celebrate this accomplishment they held a seminar with Joe Sutter, who led the engineering […]

London’s Hollywood – Special Offer

November 5th, 2014

The first ever evaluation of the history, output and achievement of the most iconic film studio in London during the 1920s ‘a microcosm of the evolution of the British film industry during the silent era’…   Hardback, £27, now £22.05 p&p FREE (UK) Special offer through The Great British Bookshop Buy the hardback at £22.05 […]

London’s Hollywood – Book of the Week

November 5th, 2014

London’s Hollywood is book of the week on The Great British British Bookshop   ‘…a microcosm of the evolution of the British film industry during the silent era’.  

The Dolly Sisters: Icons of the Jazz Age Special Offer

October 21st, 2014

The Dolly Sisters is a dizzying cocktail of delight, extravagance and pathos. Teeming with fantastic and fascinating stories from the Jazz Age of the twenties and thirties, it tells a true story every bit as dramatic and engrossing as the best fiction.   Special Offer through The Great British Bookshop Buy the paperback at £11.54 and […]

Jumbo: The Making of the Boeing 747 Special offer

October 21st, 2014

The never before told story of the nuts and bolts that brought the Boeing 747 into being   Special Offer through The Great British Bookshop Buy the paperback at £12.29 and save £2.70, plus FREE P&P (UK)

Marcelle de Saint Martin and British silent film

October 13th, 2014

French born Marcelle De Saint Martin, became the first true head of a cohesive costume or wardrobe department for a British film studio beginning work at the Islington film Studio in the early 1920s. A creative, talented and a striking beauty she had found great success designing costumes for the stage in London at the […]

Interview about London’s Hollywood in the Camden Review

September 25th, 2014

Interview about London’s Hollywood in the Camden Review Click here to read