Coolest Coiled Snake Cake

Homemade Coiled Snake Cake

I made this Coiled Snake Cake for my son’s 7th birthday. He had researched cobras for a school project, so he really liked all-things-snake. His favorite color is orange, so he requested an “orange coiled snake sitting in the grass” for his birthday. This cake took about 3 hours to bake the layers, and about … Read more

Coolest Snake Birthday Cake Decorating Idea 7

To make this birthday cake decorating idea I used two 8″ round pans and cut the shape for the snake from those. I pieced them together using frosting to hold everything in place. It was then frosted using a star tip, mini chocolate chips and M&M’s make up the snakes spots. I also used a … Read more

Coolest King Snake Cake

Homemade King Snake Cake

This King Snake cake was made from 2 bundt cakes. Each cake was cut in 1/2 and place end to end to form the snake. A serrated knife was used to carve away cake forming the head and tail. Using buttercream icing (purchased from a local grocery store bakery by the pound) I piped on … Read more

Coolest Snake Cake

Homemade Snake Cake

For my son’s 7th birthday, I tried a snake cake. I bought scrapbooking paper that looked like dirt, put it on a piece of cardboard, and covered it with plastic wrap. I baked two cakes in bundt pans, cut each in half and laid the four pieces in the shape of the snake. I made … Read more

Coolest Coiled Timber Rattlesnake Birthday Cake

Homemade Coiled Timber Rattlesnake Birthday Cake

I made this Coiled Timber Rattlesnake birthday cake for my son’s 15th birthday. This is my very first fondant-covered cake. I am typically a cupcake baker – so I took this as a challenge to experiment and be creative! I started with two thick 10″ round layers of red velvet cake. I made the cake … Read more

Coolest Snake Birthday Cake Decorating Idea 8

I made one chocolate cake and one vanilla cake, each in a bundt pan. When the cakes cooled, I cut each cake in half and laid them out on the cardboard. When I laid them out, I flipped every other 1/2 so to get the curved appearance. I cut the tail end into a point … Read more

Coolest Snake Birthday Cake

Homemade Snake Birthday Cake

This Snake Birthday Cake is a very forgiving cake, which is why I chose it for my first attempt at fondant. It is from 50 Easy Party Cakes. Cake: White from a box, bunt pan . The design is so forgiving that it broke coming out of the mold and I “glued” it together with … Read more

Coolest Snake Birthday Cake

Homemade Snake Birthday Cake

I made this homemade snake birthday cake for my husband, Jim, for his 51st birthday. He loves reptiles and I modeled this one after our 5-foot bull snake, Alice. Since I made this cake shortly after Easter, I found the “Edible Grass” in the clearance section of my local Rite-Aid. It’s supposed to be for … Read more

Rattle Snake Cake

Rattle Snake Cake

I made this Rattle Snake Cake for my nephew who was bitten by a rattle snake in 2006. It was a HUGE hit! I made a white cake (from a box)in a bundt pan, cutting out about a quarter of it. I did have to straighten the curve of the cake slightly, which caused a … Read more

Coolest Snake Birthday Cake Decorating Idea 9

For this Snake birthday cake decorating ideas, prepare 2 bundt cakes. Cut the cakes in half and place together in a snake pattern. I froze the cakes before frosting them. I made green frosting, used M&Ms for eyes and red licorice for the tongue.

Coolest Snake Cake

Homemade Snake Cake

My husband who has owned snakes and various reptiles for years, usually has his mum (yes even at his age, a family tradition of sorts)make him all various kinds of reptile cakes, but this year she was too busy so I stepped in. I’m not a cook/baker in the slightest, so feeling a little overwhelmed … Read more

Coolest Snake Birthday Cake

Homemade Snake Birthday Cake

I made this Snake Birthday Cake using two bundt pans, with a box cake mix for each pan. Then I let them cool and cut them in half to store in my freezer for two days. I made two colors of buttercream icing, pink and purple, and I also made chocolate buttercream icing, the day … Read more

Coolest Birthday Snake Cake

Homemade Birthday Snake Cake

My 7 year old son is right into snakes and reptiles so I wasn’t surprised when he asked for this Birthday Snake Cake. The size approx 40 x 20 cm and the only thing I had big enough to put it on was my extra large chopping board. I used my large rounded edge roasting … Read more

Coolest Snake Birthday Cake Decorating Idea 10

For this snake birthday cake decorating idea, I baked two 9in round cakes. Then I cut out the middles, going in about 2-3 inches. I cut the cake rings in half, then positioned them in a wave and frosted them together. For the head I used the middles of the round cakes and just carved … Read more