Coolest Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

Homemade  Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake for my nephew’s 5th birthday party. It’s only the second cake I have ever decorated, and once I knew the steps to take it was surprisingly easy! The bottom sponge was 14 inches by 8 or 9 inches and I think that did almost 40 party bags. … Read more

Coolest Cars Birthday Cake

Homemade Cars Birthday Cake

I made this Cars Birthday Cake for my son’s third birthday. I am a stay at home mom who enjoys baking as a hobby. This cake is three tiers with three layers in each tier. A cake like this may seem impossible, but the key is preparation. About two weeks before his party, I took … Read more

Coolest Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

Homemade Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

I am a stay at home mom, and I love to bake. I just started making Birthday cakes. I made this Homemade Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake for my 2 year old granddaughter. Yes, my granddaughter, she loves Lightning McQueen. I baked two 9×13 sheet cakes and one 8×8 cake. I froze them overnight. Then frosted … Read more

Coolest Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

Homemade Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake for my nephew’s 3rd birthday and really bit off more than I could decorate with this cake. I will never be making it again unfortunately!!! The cakes used to make this were two large baking dish sized trays – like a slab cake sized. I drew up … Read more

Coolest Tow Mater Cake

Homemade Tow Mater Cake

This Tow Mater Cake is my favorite cake that I have made so far. It was for a cousin’s birthday party and they requested a mater cake. I had never attempted to make a 3d cake and figured now was as good as time as any and I was very proud of the results. I … Read more

Coolest Tow Mater Cake

Homemade Tow Mater Cake

I baked a 9×13 cake and iced it with cream cheese frosting. Then I printed a picture of Mater from the computer and used it to look at while drawing the figure on the cake. I first used a skewer stick as my “pencil” to draw in the frosting and then I went back with … Read more

Cool Homemade Cars Birthday Cake with Cacti

Homemade Cars Birthday Cake

My 4 year old twins desperately wanted a Disney’s Cars birthday party with a race cake, so I decided to do a dirt track scene using some Cars toys as decorations. I baked one 10″x14″ layer and two 9″x13″ layers, stacked them so that they aligned on along the left side of the cake, and … Read more

Coolest Chewall Tractor Cake from the Movie Cars

Homemade Chewall Tractor Cake from the Movie Cars

This is a Chewall Tractor Cake from the Movie Cars, from the tractor tipping scene. It is a chocolate cake with mocha icing covered in fondant. Painted details were dry brushed on to create a “rusted” effect. The smoke stack is a Tootsie roll and the wheels are Crueller doughnuts dipped in a mixture of … Read more

Coolest Lightning McQueen Car Birthday Cakes 1

My son loved the Cars movie so I made this cake for his third birthday. This is a Wiltons Lightning McQueen cake pan which is very usefull for making Car birthday cakes. I used decorating tips #3 for outline, # 16 for majority of vehicle and #21 for windows. I frosted the car in white … Read more

Coolest Lightning McQueen Cake Photos and Tips 5

This Lightning McQueen cake used three Duncan Hines cake mixes. I baked two vanillas in a large rectangular pan and one chocolate in the Wilton Cars pan. The large cake was trimmed flat and frosted white with homemade buttercream icing. I placed the Cars cake on top of the rectangle cake in the center and … Read more

Coolest Tow Mater from Cars Cake Ideas 1

I made this Cars cake for my husbands grandfather’s 75th birthday. He loves the movie Cars and Mater is his favorite character. To get the shape for my cakes I either draw out a pattern/template (on butcher paper) or find a clip art picture on the internet. You can enlarge pictures in several different programs … Read more

Coolest Disney Cars Birthday Cake Ideas 5

The idea came from the movie Cars. My son (3rd birthday) is crazy about this movie so I made him a cars birthday cake. I made a simple white cake mix and a lot of colors (same as the movie). I decorated everything in those colors and it was a great party.

Coolest Lightning Mcqueen Cake

Cars Scene Cake

I made this Lightning Mcqueen cake for my son’s 3rd birthday. I bought some mini cars from the Car movie and added it on my cake. It was a full sheet cake with Lightning Mcqueen car cake on top of it. I had so much fun doing this cake and it was a success birthday … Read more

Coolest Lightning McQueen Cake

Homemade Lightning McQueen Cake

Here is a Lightning McQueen cake. What an awesome job my partner made! I was a bit worried about trying to make it for our daughter’s 3rd birthday, and I’m positive I could not have done a better job. All the kids loved it. We used pettinice with a red and black powder dye as … Read more

Coolest Tow Mater Birthday Cake

Homemade Tow Mater Birthday Cake

I started the Tow Mater birthday cake with a Wilton 3-D Cruiser cake pan and a 4×8 loaf pan. I used a pound cake recipe as the texture makes it easier to cut and trim. I cut the Cruiser cake just behind the front window and attached the loaf cake with a dowel rod from … Read more

Coolest Tow Mater Birthday Cake

Homemade Tow Mater Birthday Cake

This Tow Mater Birthday Cake is a hand sculpted cake (no mold), covered in fondant, hand painted (no airbrush) with gum-paste and hard candy details. This was my first attempt at sculpting a vehicle and was also the most detailed cake I have done as far as the sculpting goes. I did not use any … Read more

Coolest Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

Homemade Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

I made this homemade Lighting McQueen birthday cake for my son, Brady’s, 2nd birthday. It was real easy to make and only took about an hour to decorate. He loved it!! When we were cutting it he was crying, “No, don’t hurt him!” Too cute!! I took 3 sheet cakes and layered them on top … Read more

Coolest Disney Cars The King Birthday Cake

Homemade Disney Cars The King Birthday Cake

This Disney Cars The King Birthday Cake is a cake that I made for my son’s 4th birthday. It is his favorite Disney Car, The King. It’s my second attempt at fondant! Scary but not impossible. It’s also proof that you don’t need any special pans to bake a “Cars” cake! I started by baking … Read more

Coolest Lightening McQueen Cars Birthday Cake

Homemade Lightening McQueen Cars Birthday Cake

This Lightening McQueen Cars Birthday Cake I made for my little Blakey Bear when he turned 3 this year. It is a triple layer cake made with 3 boxes of Rainbow Chip cake mix. Rainbow Chip frosting between layers for the car. The 3rd layer is cut and leveled off to make the front window. … Read more

Coolest Chick Hicks Cake

Homemade Chick Hicks Cake

For all those CARS fans out there, here is a Homemade Chick Hicks Cake that made my 4 year old quite happy. I baked two 9 x 13 cake pans and then stacked the cakes and shaved them to shape. I’m still learning about how to ice a cake without the crumbs (next time, I’ll … Read more

Coolest Cars Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

Homemade Cars Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

For this Homemade Cars Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake I started with two 9 x 13 sheet cakes (one chocolate and one yellow) and ½ a cake mix (chocolate) in a loaf pan. I just made cupcakes with the extra batter and gave them away. So I iced between the two sheet cakes and carved the … Read more

Coolest Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

Homemade Lightning McQueen Birthday Cake

Yes, this is another Lightning McQueen birthday cake. There are already many beautiful Lightning McQueen cakes on this site! It is too bad I’ve found this site after making the cake. There are a lot of good tips on the site! But about this cake. My mother and I made this cake for the celebration … Read more

Coolest Lightning McQueen Cake

Lightning NcQueen Cake

This Lightning McQueen cake is just a 9X11 that I cut in half and stacked, then shaved to the shape I wanted with a knife. I was inspired by many cakes on this site and decided to try my own version with what I thought I could “handle”. The donuts are tires (which were almost … Read more

Coolest Tow Mater Cake

Homemade Tow Mater Cake

For my son’s second birthday, I decided to make a chocolate mocha Tow Mater cake. This cake not only looks great, but is SUPER tasty and it was easy to decorate! The icing is a chocolate mocha butter cream icing that is super easy to spread and very quick to make. 1/2 cup of shortening, … Read more