Coolest Last Minute Thomas the Train Cake

Coolest Last Minute Thomas the Train Cake

This Thomas the Train cake was requested by my grandson at the last minute. I had never made one before and didn’t have time to make the actual train. I decided to use a plastic train and make everything else homemade due to time. The bottom layer was chocolate pound cake covered in buttercream. I … Read more

Coolest Thomas the Tank Cake

Coolest Thomas the Tank Cake

A friend of mine asked me to make a cake for her grandson who loves Thomas the tank engine. This is how I started to make it. I made the engine out of blue icing, 1/2 flower paste, 1/2 fondant, this is so it is easy to model and it hardens too. I did some of … Read more

Thomas the Tank and Duplo Interactive Birthday Cake

Thomas the Tank and Duplo Interactive Birthday Cake

My grandson wanted a themed celebration for his third birthday and was obsessed with Thomas the Tank.  As a recently retired teacher who took the Wilton cake decorating course at our local craft store, I volunteered to make the cake (before I knew the theme) and when I found out about Thomas I racked my … Read more

Coolest Thomas and Friends 2nd Birthday Cake

My name is Amy and I am an in-home baker that makes/sells cakes in my spare time. I have a full-time job and 2 kids; plus I commute 160 miles round trip 5 days a week to work. Needless to say I am very busy already, but I do find time for my cakes. They … Read more

Coolest Thomas Train Birthday Cake

Thomas Train Cake

This Thomas train birthday cake was made for my nephew who turns 2 today, 8th July 2013. He is a big fan of Thomas and friends. I  used a Thomas face picture to bring that feeling. It is not edible though. The cake was a half chocolate and half vanilla one. The bottom layer being … Read more

Coolest Thomas The Tank Engine Birthday Cake

Homemade Thomas The Tank Engine Birthday Cake

I followed a tutorial on the internet for building the Thomas The Tank Engine Birthday Cake but iced it in my own style. It took about 5 hours to decorate, not including the baking process but it was worth it! I got a lot of compliments and my 3 year old LOVED it!

Coolest Thomas Birthday Cake

Homemade Thomas Birthday Cake

I made this Thomas birthday cake using two box cake mixes. I baked two cakes: one in a standard loaf pan, the other in an 11 X 7 Pyrex baking dish. I then cut the finished cakes to various sizes to build the carcass of the cake. I kept a standard Thomas train close by … Read more

Coolest Thomas the Tank Cake

Homemade Thomas the Tank Cake

This homemade Thomas the Tank cake was made for a friends son’s birthday, he is mad on Thomas the tank engine! I used a train cake tin, but still had to adjust the cuts to make it look more like Thomas. This was then covered in fondant icing and piped with gel icing. The pebbles … Read more

Coolest Thomas the Tank Engine Birthday Cake 179

Homemade Thomas the Tank Engine Birthday Cake

This is a Thomas the Tank Engine Birthday Cake that I made for my four year old son’s last birthday. He is a huge Thomas fan and he loved it so I hope your child will too. I made it by baking two Madeira rectangular pound cakes- split and filled with vanilla cream and lemon … Read more

Coolest Thomas The Tank Birthday Cake

Homemade Thomas The Tank Birthday Cake

I only started making cakes last year, it started off just basic cakes like Victoria sandwich etc. I made my mum a birthday cake and it was the first one I covered in fondant icing, after that I loved making cakes and decorating them. My cousin was quite impressed with some of the cakes I … Read more

Coolest Thomas the Train Cake

Thomas The Train Cake

I started watching a cake decorating show on T.V. and fell in love with it, so when it came time for my grand-son Tyson’s fourth birthday, I wanted to try to do his cake. I had never made any homemade cakes, icings or anything. I went on-line and found this site. Without it, I would … Read more

Coolest Percy the Train Birthday Cake

Homemade Percy the Train Birthday Cake

My hobby is cake baking and decorating. A good friend of mine asked me to bake her son a birthday cake – he wanted Percy the Train. I began to research images of Percy on the Internet when I came across this site. I looked at many cakes and decided that I was going to … Read more

Coolest Thomas the Train Cake Photos and How-To Tips 2

I found some great pictures on this website, and then had my amazing mom come and make this Thomas the Train cake using some of your ideas….so I had to submit it to hopefully help others. Pure imagination here, the boulders are Christmas cookies we had left over. The train face was printed off the … Read more

Coolest Thomas Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 6

This is a Thomas birthday cake made for my nephew Tanners second birthday (thus, the number 2 on Thomas’ side rather than a 1). I really wanted to use a Wilton novelty shaped Thomas pan for the cake, but they have been retired and are selling for ridiculous amounts, even on eBay; and after considerable … Read more

Coolest Thomas the Tank Engine Cake Photos and How-To Tips 10

This Thomas the Tank Engine cake was made for an obsessive two year old! This was cut out of a few rectangular Madeira cakes, which were frozen to make them easier to cut into shapes! Plenty of blue fondant and piped to look like Edward from Thomas the tank engine number 2 of course!

Coolest Thomas Cake Photos and How-To Tips 2

For this Thomas cake I made three round cakes on their sides with the bottom cut flat. The rest of the cakes were from sheet cakes and I used a lot of buttercream. Im pleased with my cake.m pleased with my cake.

Coolest Homemade Train Birthday Cake Photos 6

This was my daughters second birthday cake. She loved the zoo so we had a “2 the Zoo” train birthday cake. I got the idea from looking at lots of different ways to make train cakes. I made the train birthday cake using mini loaf pans. For variety I cut some of the cakes into … Read more

Coolest Thomas The Tank Engine Cake

Thomas The Tank Engine Cake

I started decorating cakes for my family and friends to give as gifts just recently (August 2008) and I can’t stop baking since then. This Thomas the tank engine cake is for my hubby’s nephew, Jeremiah. I baked a huge Jackfruit flavored sugar cookie and piped Thomas the Train using home-made MM sugar icing Home … Read more

Easy Homemade Thomas the Tank Birthday Cake

Homemade Thomas the Tank Birthday Cake

I used a Wilton train cake pan for my Thomas the Tank Birthday Cake. It wasn’t really easy, as I had to totally ignore the impressions from this generic train pan. I kept a Thomas picture on my computer, and just followed as best I could freehand.

Coolest Thomas the Tank Engine Birthday Cake

Homemade Thomas the Tank Engine Birthday Cake

I made this Thomas the Tank Engine Birthday Cake for a 2 yr old boy’s birthday party. I made Thomas’ face from fondant. I baked a 11 x 18 white cake with strawberry filling. I made a smaller white cake that I cut to size to fit Thomas’ face, so it would stick up on … Read more

Coolest Thomas Cake

Homemade Thomas Cake

This was a cake I made for my son. It was a 50/50 vanilla bean & chocolate devil sponge. Made the vanilla cake first and sandwiched it with a chocolate cake with a filling of fluffy white American frosting. Again mixing with an electric beater to add lots of air, sifting all the dry ingredient … Read more

Coolest Thomas The Train Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Thomas The Train Birthday Cake Design

My son just turned 3 this weekend and I never would have thought I could pull off this Homemade Thomas The Train Birthday Cake Design, but after two days, six cakes, six cans of frosting, and plenty of food coloring, it turned out so much better than I expected.

Coolest Thomas the Train Cake

Homemade Thomas the Train Cake

We stayed up for hours making this Thomas the Train Cake. My husband did all the fondant, which is the base. The tracks are Kit-Kats. The wheels are Oreos. I baked each cake portion in loaf pans. My husband molded the fondant for the face. Thomas is hauling gummie bears in the last car. The … Read more

Coolest Thomas the Train Cake

Homemade Thomas the Train Cake

This Thomas the Train Cake took a lot of crafting. I made a loaf pan cake to start off Thomas then made several mini loaves to stack and create Thomas’s shape. He was covered in butter cream and fondant and I had a lot of trouble shaping the fondant to the irregular shape. I ended … Read more