Turtle-tastic! Turtle Cake

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I made this cute Turtle Cake for my niece’s birthday. It is a two layer cake covered with store bought, blue frosting. The other frosting colors I made using white frosting, dyed using gel food coloring. The seaweed was made using a round Wilton frosting tip. I piped squiggly lines starting at the bottom and going … Read more

Coolest Turtle Cake

Coolest Turtle Cake

I made this cute little party turtle cake for a friends daughter’s 12th birthday. It was by far the most rewarding cake i have made yet. I’m not much of a cake sculptor so this was a definite challenge I was undertaking. I made it by first starting off with a 2- 1/4 sheet cakes, … Read more

Challenge Upside Down Turtle Cake

Challenge Upside Down Turtle Cake

My son always challenges me for his birthday cake, each year he asks me to make him something he thinks I cannot do. So far I have succeeded! This year he asked for a upside down turtle cake. I told him there was no way I could do that, he laughed and said he finally … Read more

Coolest Ninja Turtles Birthday Cake

I was asked to create a Ninja Turtles birthday cake for a 1 year old boy. The characters are his favorite toys. As always, a little bit of head scratching took place whilst working on the idea of how to create the models. The base cake was a 10″ round chocolate sponge. I covered this … Read more

Coolest Turtle Cake with Turtles Chocolate Filling

Finished cake

I thought I would submit this Turtle cake with turtles chocolate filling I made for a very dear friend of my mom’s. According to my mother this amazing lady really likes turtles, and as soon as I heard about this – it was like a picture popped up in my mind! Cake shaped as a turtle … Read more

Coolest Easy and Beautiful Ocean Theme Cake

Coolest Easy and Beautiful Ocean Theme Cake

My husband and son made this beautiful ocean theme cake for our Cub Scout Blue and Gold Banquet Father-Son Bake off. It won a couple of awards at the celebration and my son was sooo excited!  We had an Ocean Themed Father-Son Bake-Off because our pack is travelling to Jekyll Island, GA for our annual Memorial … Read more

Cool Homemade TMNT Cake

Coolest TMNT Cake

I made this TMNT cake for a customers son’s birthday. I used a half sheet cake pan. I made a chocolate butter cream icing and for the decorating I made regular butter cream icing. In the corners of the cake, I made 4 turtle heads out of fondant. I then drew a TMNT on the … Read more

Coolest Tortoise Birthday Cake

My son is animal mad and wanted a tortoise for his birthday. I’m busy enough looking after my 3 boys and decided that as a real tortoise was out of the question. I would make this cake as an alternative. He loved it ! I baked a basic dairy and egg free sponge (due to … Read more

Coolest Sea Lovers Sea Turtle Cake

Coolest Sea Lovers Sea Turtle Cake

The idea for this turtle cake came from a friend’s daughter.  The cake was a surprise for her mom.  When she told me to make a sea turtle but it needed to look realistic not cartoonish, I was a little worried.  I am new at this and have never taken lessons but I watch videos … Read more

Coolest Under The Sea Turtle Birthday Cake

Coolest Under The Sea Turtle Birthday Cake

For my daughter’s 13th birthday she wanted an under the sea theme. So I decided to attempt to create a 3D sea turtle birthday cake. I used a simple white cake mix, added Wilton’s green food coloring as to make it like the color of the inside of the turtle. I totally impressed myself from … Read more

Too Real Turtle Birthday Cake

My kids found a baby turtle on the beach two summers in a row.  Their uncle raised each turtle for a year for them and then released it. What better way to celebrate this uncle’s birthday than give him another turtle we found on the beach but in cake form? I felt badly cutting into … Read more

Cute Homemade Turtle Birthday Cake

Coolest Turtle Birthday Cake

My children always give me a challenge for their birthdays. When my daughter was turning 10 she wanted a komodo dragon cake. You just can’t go buy one of those at the IGA. That’s the year I started making all my children’s birthday cakes, so for her 12th she wanted a turtle birthday cake and … Read more

Coolest Sea Turtles Birthday Cake

To make the sea turtles I used a ball cake pan for momma and and only used half of the ball instead of making two as you would to form a 3-D ball. I had another pan that made four smaller cakes in one that I used to make her babies. All of the limbs are made … Read more

Littlest Pet Shop Sea Turtle Cupcake Cake

Littlest Pet Shop Sea Turtle Cupcake Cake

My daughter turned seven and told me she wanted a Littlest Pet Shop Sea Turtle Cupcake Puzzle Cake. I admit I wasn’t sure how to create a cupcake puzzle cake. I knew it would be easier to arrange the mini cupcakes than the normal size cupcakes but I wasn’t sure how I was going to … Read more

Dig in the Dirt Turtle Sandbox Cake

Dig in the Dirt Turtle Sandbox Cake

My grandson turned 2 and his favorite thing to do was play in the sand box, so I decided to make a turtle sandbox cake, just like the one he played in. It was not as hard to do as I thought it would be. It was a big hit with all the kids but … Read more

Big Turtle Birthday Cake

Big Turtle Birthday Cake

I made this turtle birthday cake for my daughter’s birthday. She loves turtles and I thought this would be enjoyed. The cake was chocolate and French vanilla, with butter cream icing. I used Wilton gel for colors and added Wilton vanilla for flavoring in icing.  A very large sheet cake pan I used and doubled it’s  layers.  The turtle was … Read more

3D Turtle Cake that Looked Almost Real to my 3yr Old

3D Turtle Cake that Looked Almost Real to my 3yr Old

My youngest girl wanted a turtle cake for her 3rd birthday. I initially thought it might be a nightmare but I managed to come up with the turtle so close to the real for my 3 yr old. I managed to get ideas from all over the websites and finally from the super market. Yep, … Read more

Coolest Turtle Birthday Cake

Coolest Turtle Birthday Cake

We had a turtle party for our son’s birthday.  We used a soccer ball cake pan that we ordered on-line to make the shell of the turtle.  We just piped icing around shapes from the soccer ball in green, light green, blue and yellow, consecutively. We used baker’s icing because it is easier and thicker … Read more

Coolest Turtle Cake

Turtle Cake

I used the 3D bear pan for this turtle cake. Covered everything with fondant and made a separate shell out of fondant and hand painted everything.

Unique Cakes in the Shape of Turtles 0

This sea turtle cake was made for a “sea turtle lover who doesnt like sugary sweet cakes”. The body was baked in a tin turkey roasting pan. It gave the perfect shape and popped out of the pan beautifully. The legs were cut from 8in round cakes (the front legs have a perfect angle if … Read more

Coolest Two Headed Turtle Cake

Homemade Two Headed Turtle Cake

For my son’s 12th birthday, he requested a two-headed turtle cake! I always use photos for reference. I used 2 boxed cake mixes and baked them one at a time in an 8 cup Pamphered Chef mixing bowl. One cake was used as the shell and the other was trimmed to make the contours of … Read more

Unique Cakes in the Shape of Turtles 1

I made this cake for my nephew’s first birthday. I first baked a cake for the body in a Pyrex baking bowl, then for the head I made a bowl out of tinfoil the size I wanted and I made cupcakes for the legs. I decorated with the star tip in green and chocolate for … Read more

Coolest Turtle Pull-Apart Birthday Cake

Homemade Turtle Pull-Apart Birthday Cake

This Turtle Pull-Apart Birthday Cake was my 1st attempt at decorating a cake! I made it for my son’s 2nd birthday and he absolutely loved it. I got the idea from the Betty crocker online site. The body is made of 7 cupcakes arranged closely in a circle and I used glaze icing to frost … Read more

Unique Cakes in the Shape of Turtles 2

Prepare the cake using any cake mix or cake recipe you want. You will need the following pans for the unique cakes: -Ball Cake Pan -Large muffin pan -mini muffin pan. For each turtle use the large muffin top and cut a small triangle out of it for the tail. Frost all unique cakes with … Read more