Coolest Lemon Bar Owl Cake

Coolest Lemon Bar Owl Cake

My mom loves owls and lemon bars so it made sense to create a lemon bar owl cake for her. Surprisingly, nothing comes up when you Google “lemon bar owls“. So, I looked online for a simple owl pattern. Lemon Bar Owl Cake Instructions I went to Sprouts and searched through the bulk food for … Read more

Owl Cake – My First Attempt at Using Fondant

Owl Cake - My First Attempt at Using Fondant

It all started with a request from my sister-in-law to make an owl cake for her 9 year old daughter, Haley. She gave me a picture she found on Pinterest and told me exactly how she wanted it to look. I wanted to make it my own but I wanted it to look similar to … Read more

Cool Owl Cake

Cool Owl Cake

My daughter enjoys cake decorating and she’s very creative. This cake was created for her 8 yr old sister (Emah)! When this cake was created it went through some tough times! Lol. Everything was done by hand no special molds or cut out machines or letter cutters! The fondont used is a marshmallow fondont! Not … Read more

Coolest Owl First Birthday Cake

Owl First Birthday Cake

This owl first birthday cake was the perfect cake for celebrating my granddaughter’s 1st birthday. My granddaughter loves owls. My daughter is a New York City Urban Park Ranger. She loves teaching bird identification! We have an owl tree carving in our front yard. The first thing my granddaughter wants to do when she comes … Read more

“Hoo” Loves Barn Owl Birthday Cakes?

Finished Barn Owl Front View

My 8 year-old son…that’s who! This year, he asked for an owl cake and specifically, it had to be a BARN OWL. He has an eye for detail and I was instructed … “No big eyes. They have to be black like the barn owl’s and he has to be white.”  Upon much research, he … Read more

Look Whoo’s One Owl Cake

Look Whoo's One Owl Cake

This sweet little owl cake was so much fun to make. It is covered in yummy buttercream and embelished with shapes I cut from gumpaste. I have started using gum paste instead of fondant on some designs because of the humidity we have here in S.W. Arkansas. After the gum paste hardens it doesn’t tend to … Read more

Coolest Owl Birthday Cake

Coolest Owl Birthday Cake

My Daughter Loves Owls and her favorite colors are Pink and  orange, these are the two things that served as my inspiration for her Birthday Cake. This cake is a double layer 9 inch round Strawberry cake filled with a triple berry filling, covered in homemade strawberry buttercream frosting.  The decorations are made out of … Read more

Coolest Owl Baby Shower Cake for Twins

This owl baby shower cake was created to celebrate the arrival of twins and was so fun to make. The Order: The cake had to feed 50 people. The couple were expecting twins, one boy one girl, and it was a outdoor theme party in Seattle, WA ( The Evergreen State). The budget for the … Read more

Great Owl Cake Disaster

Coolest Owl Cake Ever

It was July in Iowa, €”hot and humid.  My oldest son’€™s love of owls inspired me, so I scoured the internet for pictures of owls and owl cakes.  I had never attempted a vertical cake, and I thought it would be fun to try.  I saved my favorite pictures on my computer and sketched out … Read more

Coolest Easter Eggs and Owls Cake

Coolest Easter Eggs and Owls Cake

Mom, I would like a nature cake! These were the words out of my soon-to-be 9 year old son’s mouth.  He is a huge nature and outdoor lover and when I asked him to specify what a “nature” cake looked like to him he told me to “wing it.”  I have been making my children’s … Read more

Coolest Owl on a Log Cake with Mushrooms

Owl on a log with meringue mushrooms

My kids’ birthdays are just 12 days apart, so when we have a birthday party, it’s always a joint party, and I usually try to incorporate favorite cakes for both kids into the party cake. Last year, I created an owl sitting on a log. The log is a traditional Buche de Noel (chocolate for … Read more

Coolest Owl Birthday Cake

Coolest Owl Birthday Cake

This Owl birthday cake was made for a 13th birthday. The top tier is white cake and the bottom tier is chocolate cake. The cake is covered in butter cream with fondant accents. The owl, paislies and beautiful bow on top are all made of fondant. The hardest part about this cake was the owl. … Read more

Owl on a Perch Birthday Cake

Owl on a Perch Birthday Cake

This owl on a perch cake is sure to please any bird or animal lover! Originally this cake was for my grandma’s birthday because she loves Owls. The color in the owl, and the texture was created with one cake tip. The main tip which looks like a C, I think the number is 22. … Read more

Cool Homemade Owl First Birthday Cake

My friend’s little girl has a “Friends of the Forest” theme for her nursery so her first birthday I thought would be great to translate into an owl cake.  This was her smash cake so it was intended to be mashed, played in etc.  It was about 9″ high and 6″ round. This owl was … Read more

Coolest Owl Birthday Cake

Coolest Owl Birthday Cake

It was my friend’s 18th, so I decided to make her this owl birthday cake. It’s very simple to make, but looks very impressive (or so I like to think) and only took me a few hours. First I baked a square cake (I made it quite small as I had a limited supply of … Read more

Coolest Gender Reveal Owl Cake

Coolest Gender Reveal Owl Cake

This owl cake was made for a gender reveal. The mom received a sealed envelope that contained the baby’s gender from the doctor, which was given to me and the party hostess. It was a boy so I tinted two 11″x15″ cakes sky blue. I then leveled them and layered them with white butter cream,  also … Read more

Coolest Owl Birthday Cake

Coolest Owl Birthday Cake

I started this owl birthday cake by making two 11″x15″ chocolate sheet cakes and then leveled and layered them. I made a template from poster board to cut out the owl shape and then used that to cut out the cake. I iced it with chocolate butter cream and then made some homemade chocolate fondant. I lightened a small … Read more

Owl Love You Always

Owl Love You Always

I had never attempted a 3-D animal cake like this owl cake before. I had tried one previously, but it was pretty much flat to a cake board.   This time I wanted to do something special for my granddaughter.  Her room is decorated with a mural that shows several owls sitting on a limb, and she has a … Read more

Coolest Little Owl Cake

Ok well this was a 9″ Vanilla Cake. Layered with vanilla frosting in between the layers. A pale Blue fondant was used to cover the cake. I sat it on a pink board as it was for a little girl who loved owls. I started by colouring fondant in Red and Green. I then cut … Read more

Cool Owl Cakes for First Birthday

Cool Owl Cakes for First Birthday

My sister-in-law decided owls would be a cute theme for my niece’s first birthday party. I told her I would be happy to make her an owl cake and smash cake.  I only have sons, so I jump at any opportunity to make girly cakes.  The color scheme was going to be pink and turquoise, … Read more

Coolest Chocolate Fudge Owl Cake

Coolest Chocolate Fudge Owl Cake

I decided to make this chocolate fudge owl cake for a friend’s birthday as she likes owls and penguins. I decided against the penguin as black icing doesn’t taste that nice. I Googled some images to give me an idea of where to start. I had been recently given the Mary Berry baking bible as a present and have … Read more

Coolest Owl Birthday Cake

Coolest Owl Birthday Cake

My niece had been away for some months and this was the first birthday she would be shared with the family. I knew she loved owls but since she lives with me I really never had a chance to get this cake started because it usually takes me 3 or 4 days to finish.  She went to work … Read more

Pretty Owl Cake for a Baby Shower

Pretty Owl Cake for a Baby Shower

This is the owl cake I made for my own baby shower last month. We knew we were having a girl and the theme for the shower, invitations and nursery decor, so I wanted to make a themed cake for the shower centre piece. I used pictures I found online as inspiration but ended up … Read more

Coolest Retro Owl Cake

Coolest Retro Owl Cake

Found this Owl cake on Pinterest and tried very hard to duplicate it. Did not get to duplicate it exactly as it was very detailed but did the best I could.  I used an 11×15 sheet pan to bake the cake. After I left it cool in the refrigerator for 2 hours, I took it out and … Read more