Coolest Uniqua Cake

Homemade Uniqua Cake

To make this Uniqua cake as shown, you will need: Aluminum foil 14×20 piece of cardboard 3 boxes of cake mix (your choice) 10 inch round cake pan 2- 12 inch round cake pan royal icing (stiff decorating icing) red food coloring gel black food coloring gel stiff white card stock (for her eyes) The … Read more

Coolest Uniqua Cake Photos and Tips 2

My daughter wanted a Backyardigans theme for her 3rd birthday, so I made her a Uniqua cake. After searching the internet for a Backyardigans birthday cake I was unsuccessful (except for the recipe on Nick Jr. which sounded far too difficult and expensive.)I didnt have any templates or patterns. I just had her stuffed critters … Read more

Coolest Backyardigans Cake

Backyardigans Group Picture Cake

I made this Backyardigans cake for my twin Niece & Nephew’s 2nd B-day. I made a chocolate & vanilla marble cake 12″x18″ & iced it with butter cream. The image of the Backyardigans was made by using a method called “Frozen Butter Cream Transfer”. Take the image that you want to use (reverse it if … Read more

Coolest Backyardigans Pablo Cake

Homemade Backyardigans Pablo Cake

I made this Backyardigans Pablo Cake for my son’s best friend’s 3rd birthday. It was kind of an experiment based on others I had seen online but I think he turned out great! 1) Go to Nick Jr. site and download a coloring page of Pablo. Then enlarge the image on a copier, focusing on … Read more

Coolest Uniqua Cake Photos and Tips 3

Uniqua from “The Backyardigans” is a favorite with many little girls in the 3-5 age range. I looked around the Internet for a Uniqua cake idea and finally downloaded a coloring page. I cut out the figure and “toothpick-traced” around it. Outline trace in where your polka dots will be and fill in with light … Read more

Coolest Pablo the Penguin Cake

Pablo the Penguin Cake

I made this cute little Pablo the Penguin cake for my little boy Charlee’s first birthday. He just loves the Backyardigans, especially the theme song. Took me about 6-7 hours baking and assembly then another 3 hours or so to decorate. Had a bit of an issue with his left arm falling after it was … Read more

Coolest Backyardigans Cake

Backyardigans Cake

My daughter loves The Backyardigans so there was no doubt what her 2 yr old birthday party was going to be. This Backyardigans cake took a lot of time because of all the little details. I wanted to make a scene of the Backyardigans backyard. I used the stand up house cake pan for the … Read more

Coolest Uniqua Cake Photos and Tips 4

I made this Uniqua cake for a friends daughters party. She loved The Backyardigans, mainly Uniqua. So I searched the internet for a picture of just her and printed it off and used it as a template. I made a flat sheet cake and butter cream icing. Then I just traced her on the cake … Read more

Coolest Tyrone Birthday Cake

Tyrone Birthday Cake

I started with a boxed mix (either Duncan Hines or Betty Crocker), and made the cakes and frosted them. I then colored a large piece of fondant (you can get both fondant and food coloring gel at Michael’s or ACMoore), and covered the whole cake. To get the images of the Tyrone birthday cake, I … Read more

Coolest Backyardigans Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Backyardigans Birthday Cake Idea

I made this Backyardigans Birthday Cake Idea for my son’s 3rd birthday because he loves Pablo and the “soccer monster” is one of our favorites! The base cake is a rainbow cake frosted in buttercream with fondant accent clouds (to cover mistakes). Each side is a different color of brightly colored buttercream. The grass is … Read more

Coolest Pablo Penguin Cake

Backyardigan Pablo Penguin cake

This Pablo Penguin cake is a Chocolate Fudge cake with a cheesecake like filling. The cake was carved to form a flat round shape then I cut the decorations out of fondant. And made the hat out of rice crispy treats formed to the shape then covered in fondant.

Backyardigans Cake

Backyardigans Cake

I started with the green for the grass and the base color for the Backyardigans cake. I used 80 drops of green food color for it. Then I mixed the colors for the main characters, Tyrone 10 red and 6 yellow, to make the orange after I used what I needed I mixed the remaining … Read more

Coolest Backyardigans Cake Photos and Tips 1

My two year old daughter loves the Backyardigans so what better than to make her a Backyardigans cake for her birthday. I made this cake using two round 9 inch cakes stacked on top of each other with frosting. Frost the entire cake with white frosting and purchased as edible cake picture to place on … Read more

Coolest Backyardigans Birthday Cake

Homemade Backyardigans Birthday Cake

I made this Backyardigans Birthday cake for my niece’s 2nd Birthday. It was a yellow cake with buttercream icing and strawberry filling. The image was done using a buttercream transfer. She was so excited!

Coolest Pablo Penguin Cake Photos and Tips 0

For this Pablo penguin cake I used a Wiltons Backyardigans cake pan and Duncan Hines yellow cake mix. I also used my mothers buttercream icing recipe! I always add some type of sprinkles or ribbon to make it stand out some. I took about three hours for all of it from bake to decorate to … Read more

Coolest Backyardigans Cake Photos and Tips 2

My daughter was turning four and loved the Backyardigans. All she kept asking for was a Backyardigans cake and wouldnt you know it that was one of the only shows that I couldn’t find any cake decorating ideas for. At the time there were NO Backyardigan cakes on this site so I was stumped! After … Read more

Coolest Uniqua Pink Cake

Homemade Uniqua Pink Cake

This was my second time working with fondant and my first time making a stacked cake. I made this for a friend of mine for her 3 year old’s birthday party. The cake was Betty Crocker yellow, it was first frosted and filled with buttercream and then covered with the pink fondant. I mixed all … Read more

Coolest Pablo Penguin Cake Photos and Tips 1

This is a Pablo penguin cake which I decorated in fondant. I used the Wiltons cake pan for shape. All features I had sculpted and shaped. Figures on cake are fondant made and painted. I couldnt believe they came out so real and all handmade. The customer was so overly pleased with the outcome for … Read more

Coolest Backyardigans Cake Photos and Tips 3

I used standard round cake pans for my Backyardigans cake. I cut the cake up to fit the shapes of their faces. I used sugar cookie dough (in the roll) to form the accents. Like the beak hat top and antlers. The antennas are pink pipe cleaners.

Coolest Backyardigan Third Birthday Cake

Homemade Backyardigan Third Birthday Cake

This Backyardigan Third Birthday Cake was the first cake I was going to be decorating in our motorhome so I was hesitant about being too intricate. I found the Backyardigan toppers on the internet (Amazon) and decided to take it easy with with new Duff fondants at Michaels – which were fabulous. I baked three … Read more

Coolest Pablo Penguin Cake Photos and Tips 2

For Sammys one-and-a-half birthday (the numbers say 1.5 – the decimal point is a little rubber ball) I wanted to make her a Pablo penguin cake and put Pablo her favorite, on the cake. I found a ‘color Pablo in’ printout on the internet cut around him and traced his outline on the cake with … Read more

Coolest Backyardigans Cake Photos and Tips 4

I made this Backyardigans cake for my sons 1st birthday party. I started with a rectangular yellow cake filled it with chocolate butter cream and frosted it with chocolate ganache made butter cream swirls on top to put the cookies I had decorated with icing earlier. I colored the icing according to each character, Uniqua … Read more

Coolest Backyardigans Race Cake

Homemade Backyardigans Race Cake

My son loves the Backyardigans but his favourite episode is “race around the world” so I thought I would base the cake on that! The Characters: each character is out of rice krispie squares. I just made them into balls for the head and body and then shaped them based on each character. Then covered … Read more