Coolest Mr. Potato Head Cake for Dad

Coolest Mr. Potato Head Cake for Dad

I made this Mr. Potato Head cake for my dad. His birthday had come around again and I just didn’t know what to make for him. After a long discussion, my sister and I came up with Mr. Potato Head. Steps for Making this Mr. Potato Head Cake I only made a small cake, so … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake

I have been cake decorating for exactly 1 year :-). This Toy Story birthday cake all started when I decided to make my little guy’s 1st birthday cake last year. I fell in love with cake decorating! I finally attempted ganache, and got my super sharp edges that I had been working so hard for! … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake

I just finished this Toy Story birthday cake, tonight actually, for my best friend’s 3 year old son, Irah. I have never had any formal training with any of this. Over the last few years I have amassed several gizmos and gadgets that make the decorating much easier, but for the most part I just dig … Read more

Jesse Toy Story Cake

Jesse Toy Story Cake

This Jesse Toy Story Cake was one of the first cakes I made with a fondant figure. It is a two tiered chocolate cake with marshmallow fondant. After baking and leveling the cakes,  I filled them, stacked them, and covered them in fondant using wooden dowels for the supports. Then I let the decorating take over! … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake

I made this Toy Story birthday cake for my 3rd son’s 2nd birthday party.  He is the biggest Toy Story fan I know.  It’s made up of 8, 6 & 4 inch round cakes in chocolate, vanilla and carrot.  He absolutely loved it and kept asking to press the buttons on Buzz’s costume.  The smiles … Read more

Cool Buzz Lightyear Birthday Cake

Cool Buzz Lightyear Birthday Cake

This Buzz Lightyear birthday cake was a fun cake to decorate. My son had a Buzz Lightyear party. I used a shaped-pan, something I don’t do often, but it is fun to do once in awhile. Instead of using frosting for every part of the cake, I used M&M’s, which gave it a more textured look, … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake

I had a friend with a very special kiddo that was getting ready to turn two and his favorite movie EVER is Toy Story!! We decided a cake that had the Toy Story character’s on it would make him a very happy little guy, so that is just what I made! It took me two … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake

Toy Story was watched, several times over, so being the grand-mom I created a birthday cake just for him to remember for a life time. The chocolate sheet (12x18x2) was just the beginning of hours of creating the figures and bed for Woody in his room,  but such a joy and a challenge to do. I can’t … Read more

Awsome Buzz Spaceship Cake for a 4-Year Old Boy

Awsome Buzz Spaceship Cake for a 4-Year Old Boy

My little brother adores Toy Story, and this year, he was having a “Star/Space” themed party. I used a template and cut out all the pieces and assembled them on a cooled, 13″ by 9″ vanilla cake. I did a quick crumb coat and put the cake in the freezer for about 30 minutes.(TIP: This step … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Cake Ever

Coolest Toy Story Cake Ever

The bed is the actual cake so I baked it in a large rectangle pan. Then cut it in half, iced with butter cream in the center and stacked them. I then iced it with white butter cream.  I used a round tip to make the yellow squares on the quilt. Filled them in with the yellow frosting. … Read more

Coolest Buzz Lightyear Cake

Coolest Buzz Lightyear Cake

My son loves Buzz Lightyear and space, so for his 4th birthday I made him a cake with both Buzz Lightyear and a rocket/space theme. I got almost all of my ideas from other cakes on this website. I knew I wanted to make fondant planets and stars for cupcakes I made to go with … Read more

Cute Homemade 3D Buzz Lightyear Cake

Homemade Buzz Lightyear Cake

This Buzz Lightyear Cake was made for a charity auction winner and her 6 year old son. It took approximately 20 hours. The head and backpack/wings are made with sculpted light Styrofoam, covered in fondant. I used a square cake for the base (legs). The body is a cake baked in a Pyrex bowl with … Read more

Cool Homemade Buzz Lightyear Scene Birthday Cake

Homemade Buzz Lightyear Birthday Cake

My son loves Buzz Lightyear so I made this cake for his 3rd birthday using ideas from this website. I made the figures out of moulding icing about three weeks prior to the birthday party. I found a picture of Buzz Lightyear, the rocket ship and star on the internet. I enlarged them to the … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Toy Story Birthday Cake Design

When starting this Homemade Toy Story Birthday Cake Design, almost a week ahead of time, I made my fondant in every different color I thought I might use. I really had no idea what exactly I would do in the beginning but after seeing each movie 30 times I knew that the characters would be … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Toy Story Birthday Cake Design

This is the Toy Story Birthday Cake Design that I made for my son’s 3rd birthday. I did a Toy Story theme because my son loves Toy Story. It took 4 boxes of cake mix and a lot of love in to it. I bought the toys at Walmart. It took me two days to … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Toy Story Birthday Cake Design

This Toy Story Birthday Cake Design is the most elaborate cake I have ever made. I started making cakes in November of last year 2010 when I did a Super Mario cake for my son because nobody offered anything Mario. This is my 7th cake I made for my nephew. I am trying to get … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake

Homemade Toy Story Birthday Cake

This Toy Story Birthday Cake was modeled after a couple of cakes on this site. The bed is a 9×13 cake. I made 8 1/2×2″ rectangular-shaped rice krispie treat for the pillow. The headboard and foot board are each one piece of gingerbread. I rolled out the gingerbread onto a Silpat silicone baking sheet, then … Read more

Coolest Buzz Lightyear Rocket Birthday Cake

Homemade Buzz Lightyear Rocket Birthday Cake

This Homemade Buzz Lightyear Rocket Birthday Cake was made for a Buzz Lightyear themed birthday for one of my friend’s son. The cupcakes are homemade chocolate and vanilla. They were decorated with homemade buttercream frosting colored with Wilton food color. The vanilla cupcakes are decorated to resemble little alien spaceships using the purple icing for … Read more

Coolest Jessie Toy Story Cake

Homemade Jessie Toy Story Cake

My friend’s daughter wanted nothing else for her third birthday except a Jessie Toy Story Cake and this is what I came up with. I baked a white choc mud rectangle cake then cut out the shape of Jessie’s face. I then covered the cake in ganache and then fondant, first the skin colour, then … Read more

Cool Homemade Buzz Lightyear Cake from Wilton Cake Pan

Homemade Buzz Lightyear Cake

My son was totally obsessed with Toy Story when he turned 4, so a Toy Story cake it had to be! I have no creativity or baking/decorating skills, so I got the Wilton cake pan and icing color set and went to work. This Buzz Lightyear Cake was my 4th cake I’ve ever done (one … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Toy Story Birthday Cake Idea

This Toy Story Birthday Cake Idea was a fun cake to make. The most difficult thing was making the head frame. I made a cookie dough and made a pattern in paper to trace it into the cookie dough. The rest was easy and fun. My son loved it!!

Coolest Toy Story Cake Photos and How-To Tips 0

I made this cake for my sons fourth birthday. He wanted a Toy Story cake with Jessie Buzz and Woody and I could not find a cake pan anywhere! I downloaded coloring book pages off the net and I made three buttercream transfers. This is how you make a buttercream transfer: Tape your coloring sheet … Read more

Coolest HomemadeToy Story Birthday Cake

HomemadeToy Story Birthday Cake

For a birthday celebration, we went to see the Toy Story 3D double feature and surpised our son with a Toy Story-themed party after the show. This cake consists of 3 levels. One square 10″ layer on the bottom, one 8″ round one in the middle, and one 4″ round cake on top. We topped … Read more