Coolest Underwater Nemo Cake!

Coolest Underwater Nemo Cake!

It was one Monday morning when I got a call from my friend ,asking for a “favor”. She wanted to invite us with family for her son’s first birthday party, coming in two weeks time. Also, she asked me to do the cake for her. Oh and  I love making first birthday cakes! You feel … Read more

Coolest Nemo Birthday Cake for a 3 Year Old Boy

Coolest Nemo Birthday Cake for a 3 Year Old Boy

I used to be a cake decorating show addict (Food Network Challenge, Ace of Cakes, Cake Boss, etc.).  My husband used to make fun of me because I don’t cook and I don’t bake, but I would watch these shows incessantly.  Those who can’t do, watch others do on TV!  Then I had kids and … Read more

Cool Last Minute Nemo Birthday Cake

Cool Last Minute Nemo Birthday Cake

This last minute Nemo Birthday cake was my first ever attempt at a big cake. I never stray from what I know which are cupcakes, but my friend couldn’t afford to pay at the time so I offered free of charge to attempt one. So glad I did. It was a plain vanilla sponge cake filled … Read more

Cool Homemade 3 Tiered Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

Homemade Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

I browsed and found many ideas from the other Finding Nemo birthday cakes on this site. I managed to come up with an original looking three-layer cake, with lots of tropical-colored candies and icing to border and be visually appealing. I ordered a set of mini figurines off of EBay and used the characters on … Read more

Cool Homemade Finding Nemo Birthday Cake With Nemo and Dory

Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

I made this Finding Nemo birthday cake for my friend’s daughters 1st birthday. She printed out a picture of one that had been professionally done with fondant and was going to have it made professionally. So I told her I would give it a try before she spent the money. I think it turned out … Read more

Coolest Finding Nemo Cake Photos and How-To Tips 11

My daughter really loves Finding Nemo. As much as I wanted to have some sort of really girlie party for her, I went ahead and made it a Nemo Party. For this Finding Nemo cake I used two round cake pans, one smaller than the other. It looks like three layers, but the top is … Read more

Coolest Nemo Birthday Cake

Homemade Nemo Birthday Cake

I decided to do a Nemo Underwater theme for my son’s 2nd birthday. One thing I knew for sure is I wanted to make every on the Nemo birthday cake edible. Therefore, I did my son’s favorite characters; Nemo, Dori, Bruce, Turtle, and the Sting Ray (teacher). I started with a rectangle cake, and 2 … Read more

Cool Homemade 2 Tiered Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

Homemade Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

Here is a Finding Nemo Birthday Cake I did for my cousin’s daughter’s 2nd Birthday. I put her favorite characters on top. The cake was yellow cake with chocolate buttercream frosting. 8in and 6in tiers. I colored white buttercream with a mixture of sky blue and teal until i achieved the Nemo blue color. I … Read more

Coolest Finding Nemo Cake Photos and How-To Tips 0

Thanks to hints learned from my mom (who decorated cakes professionally) and encouragement from my grown children it has become tradition for me to make birthday cakes for my grandchildren (like my mom did for my own children). One of my grandsons, Tater (aka Trevor), just turned two and his favorite movie is Nemo. He … Read more

Coolest Tiered Finding Nemo Cake

Homemade Tiered Finding Nemo Cake

I made this homemade tiered Finding Nemo cake for my daughter’s third birthday. I love tiered cakes, as you can easily add or subtract layers depending on your individual needs. There’s just something majestic about a tiered cake, in my opinion! This cake is chocolate and vanilla, with cookies & cream buttercream filling. Decorated with … Read more

Coolest Homemade Shark Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

Homemade Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

My husband and I made this Homemade Finding Nemo Birthday Cake for my son’s 1st birthday. We used Wilton food coloring and fondant. Then we melted different colors of chocolate to put in sea life molds. We made the characters out of fondant too. Took us about 3-4 hours. Not bad for first timers I … Read more

Coolest Finding Nemo Cake Photos and How-To Tips 1

We decided on a Nemo cake for our little boys first birthday due to his love of aquatic life. This was my first cake ever and it had to be perfect, only the best for my little guy. I did a lot of research online. This site was a huge inspiration. I then took the … Read more

Cute Homemade Finding Nemo Birthday Cake With Nemo Candle

Homemade Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

My son, Carter, is a huge Nemo fan. So I wanted to make a Finding Nemo Birthday Cake for his 2nd birthday. I’m not exactly an artist, so I wanted to find something fairly easy to create by myself. After seeing all the cakes on this site, I took a few of the ideas and … Read more

Cool Homemade 4 Tiered Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

Homemade Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

I made a Finding Nemo birthday cake cake for my son’s 4th birthday party! The cake is four round vanilla cakes, all with blue colored cake inside to look like ocean water, blue frosting inside and out. I changed the shade of blues for all four cakes inside and all four layers outside, but the … Read more

Coolest Finding Nemo Cake Photos and How-To Tips 2

I made this Nemo cake for my twins second birthday based on the ideas I found on this website. The bottom and top were both two layers (one chocolate one white): bottom from a 12-inch round pan, top from a 6-inch round pan. Both had whipped cream filling. I made two recipes worth of buttercream … Read more

Cute Homemade Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

Homemade Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

I made two 12″ cake layers with vanilla buttercream frosting for this Finding Nemo Birthday Cake. Everything on the cake is edible. The characters are made out of fondant. The seashells are made in candy molds with colored candy melt chocolate. The fish are made of sugar (purchased from The Party Works) and I made … Read more

Coolest Under the Sea Ocean Floor Nemo Cake

Homemade Under the Sea Ocean Floor Nemo Cake

This Homemade Under the Sea Ocean Floor Nemo Cake was inspired by the early scenes in “Finding Nemo” and was made for two and five year old sisters who shared a birthday party. This 12 inch round two layer cake is decorated 360 degrees. It is entirely edible (except for the skewers holding up the … Read more

Coolest Finding Nemo Cake Photos and How-To Tips 3

I originally found a cake like this Nemo cake on the internet and fell in love with it so decided to give it a go and found that it was surprisingly easy to make! I felt the need to share it with other parents/grandparents etc! Firstly I bought a tub of Finding Nemo toys from … Read more

Coolest Nemo Jellyfish Cake

Homemade Nemo Jellyfish Cake

I recently bought my son the movie Finding Nemo, which he has watched endlessly and now recites! So when it came to his birthday a couple of weeks ago there was no contest about what to make him. The whole thing took 2.5 hours from the time I remembered I had to make him a … Read more

Coolest Finding Nemo Cake Photos and How-To Tips 0

This Nemo cake is really a whole under the sea’ theme….though it contains Nemo and The Little Mermaid. I made the number three by making two ring cakes & cutting out appropriate pieces. I used these leftover pieces to make the ‘sea bottom’. The Icing for the bottom & surrounding water is buttercream tinted blue. … Read more

Coolest Finding Nemo Cake Photos and How-To Tips 4

For this Nemo cake I used 3 tiers which were frosted using blue buttercream which I tinted darker on the bottom layer and gradually got lighter toward the top. I made the frosting for all three layers and then frosted the bottom cake. I added in some white to lighten the color and frosted the … Read more

Cool Homemade Finding Nemo Themed Birthday Cake

Homemade Finding Nemo Birthday Cake

I made this Finding Nemo Birthday Cake for my niece’s second birthday. I used a 12″ double layer and an 8″ double layer homemade white cake with cooked pineapple filling. The filling is just one can of undrained crushed pineapple, one cup of sugar and about 4 tablespoons of cornstarch (stir the cornstarch into the … Read more

Coolest Finding Nemo Cake Photos and How-To Tips 1

This Finding Nemo cake was decorated on a 1/2 sheet cake. I frosted with buttercream frosting. On the top of the Finding Nemo cake, frost creating waves and dips. With spray gun, spray waves and dips w/Chefmaster Airbrush Color Hawaiian Blue 3016. For the border I used the Wilton tip #21. From local cake decorating … Read more

Coolest Finding Nemo Cake Photos and How-To Tips 5

I copied pictures of Nemo and Marlin and enlarged them on a tag board. I cut them out so I could use them as templates because I cannot draw very well. I used a cake board to lay out the design of the cake. I iced the top and sides of the cake with the … Read more