Coolest Curious George and the Balancing Cone Birthday Cake

Coolest Curious George and the Balancing Cone Birthday Cake

When my grandson turned 2 he was in love with Curious George and I love challenging myself to make cute and fun cakes for his birthday. I searched the internet for ideas and pictures and finally settled on one with Curious George balancing a multi-scoop ice cream cone. The easy part was baking the sheet … Read more

1st Birthday Curious George Cake and Smash Cake

1st Birthday Curious George Cake and Smash Cake

For my nephew’s 1st birthday, I made a Curious George cake and a matching smash cake.  I wanted to bake something special that he would love. I know as a 1 year old he won’t remember, but he loves Curious George. I decided on a homemade white confetti cake. I found a very good recipe … Read more

Cool Homemade Curious George Birthday Cake for a 5th Birthday

Coolest Curious George Birthday Cake

We made this Curious George cake for our son’s fifth birthday.  The “special features” section on the Curious George 2 movie DVD explains how to draw Curious George step by step.  This was very helpful in helping us get the right dimensions for the face. We bought two premade half sheet cakes from the grocery … Read more

My First Curious George Cake

My First Curious George Cake

I started making cakes in 2006 because (thank the Lord above), I decided to stop doing drugs and found myself with a lot of free time on my hands. It started really as just something to occupy my days, then quickly became a passion. Making cakes literally saved my sanity! I gave away the first … Read more

Coolest George Cake for a Curious Two Year Old

Coolest George Cake for a Curious Two Year Old

My son’s birthday theme was Curious George and I wanted to do a special cake. He also loves trains so I got the Curious George train kit. I baked a 9×13 chocolate cake, with two 8″ round cakes. I cut the round 8′ cakes in half and stacked three of the halves together with homemade butter-cream in … Read more

Coolest Homemade Curious George Cake With Banana Smash Cake

Homemade Curious George Cake

This Curious George cake has a huge story behind it. Initially I had positioned his head in the corner using the stacked method and a lollipop stick inserted down into the cake for added support. The cake was almost complete except for a last few details which I was going to finish in the morning. … Read more

Coolest Curious George Birthday Cake

Homemade Curious George Birthday Cake

This Curious George Birthday Cake is a basic two layer yellow cake made from store bought yellow cake mix and Sam’s Club Amaryllis Yellow Butter cream frosting. We like the frosting because it is dairy free for those with allergies and is reasonably priced at about $2 per pound. The tub that I bought was … Read more

Coolest Curious George 1st Birthday Cake

Homemade Curious George 1st Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Curious George 1st Birthday Cake for a friend’s son’s birthday. Because I enjoy the decorating process more than the baking process, I just used a cake mix to make this cake and some cupcakes. It is frosted with buttercream frosting (confectioners sugar, milk, butter, Crisco, vanilla). I drew a Curious George … Read more

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I filled in the body with chocolate icing using a star tip for texture. For the ears, face and hands I mixed some of the chocolate and vanilla to make a lighter brown. I trimmed the bottom of the cake in the chocolate icing and made lines going from the bottom to the top all … Read more

Happy Homemade Curious George Cake

Homemade Curious George Cake

I used a 9″ round cake pan with chocolate cake for this Curious George Cake. I trimmed the sides slightly to straighten it out and trimmed diagonals at the bottom sides to form the jaw. I used the trimmed off pieces for ears and his piece of hair at the top. Mixed a bit of … Read more

Cool Homemade Buttercream Curious George Cake

Homemade Curious George Cake

I made this white layer cake for my daughter’s 3rd Curious George themed birthday party. I used boxed cake mix with frosting between the layers. I used canned frosting for the entire thing and colored it as needed. I started by frosting the entire cake in yellow. I had found the picture that I used … Read more

Cute Homemade Curious George Birthday Cake

Homemade Curious George Birthday Cake

I am a born procrastinator, but occasionally, it works for me. I printed out a George mask and after frosting the cake yellow, I poked thumbtacks carefully through the printed out sheet following the lines like a connect the dots. I then carefully held the sheet over the frosted cake and laid it down to … Read more

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There is not a cake pan for Curious George Cakes, so when my niece turned one they wanted Curious George – and I wanted her to have him! I had only had one cake decorating class so I had to think of something pretty simple. This was it – just stars.

Cute Homemade 2 Tiered Curious George Birthday Cake

Homemade Curious George Birthday Cake

My son loves Curious George so I made this Curious George birthday cake for his second birthday. I got ideas from looking at cakes on this website. I made a square cake and a round one and placed one on top of the other. The cakes were a chocolate. I used Royal Icing and chose … Read more

Cute Homemade Curious George Birthday Cake for my Daughter

Homemade Curious George Birthday Cake

My daughter is FASCINATED with Curious George, and after spending a couple of months looking for one to buy without any luck, decided to make my own. I used an 8 inch round for the head, a 9X13 for the body (and cut off diagonal pieces for shoulders and used them to piece together the … Read more

Coolest Curious George Cake Photos and Tips 0

First I frosted the entire cake in yellow. I then outlined Georges face from a coloring book page and piped that in with small stars. I piped larger stars around the edge in red. I had found some Curious George rings in the party favor area at our local party store so I pushed those … Read more

Coolest Curious George Cake Photos and Tips 4

I then frosted the whole cake with vanilla whipped frosting from Betty Crocker and let it set for a few minutes. Then with my pampered chef cake decorator, using the star tip put small stars of chocolate Betty Crocker frosting in rows down the sides. I then used the same star tip; put smaller yellow … Read more

Cool Homemade His and Hers Curious George Birthday Cakes

Homemade Curious George Birthday Cake

This forum gave me the confidence to make these Curious George birthday cakes for my twins. There is no pan to work from so I rented a 12″ x 1″2 cake pan and used two boxes of cake mix for each cake. Once the cakes had cooled, I froze them for a day to make … Read more

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Homemade Curious George Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Curious George Birthday Cake for my grandson’s first birthday. He was fascinated by Curious George on TV. I used a combination of designs from cakes on the Coolest Cake website. It was my first attempt at using fondant. I had always used icing with decorative tips. The fondant is so much … Read more

Coolest Curious George Cake Photos and Tips 1

Drizzle melted chocolate over the bottom of the cupcakes then allow to cool until hard. Use Butter cream icing to decorate the top of cupcakes. To make the Palm Trees use small pretzel rods. A day prior prepare leaves made with Royal Icing. Attach leaves to pretzel rods with Royal Icing.

Sweet Homemade Curious George Cake

Homemade Curious George Cake

This Curious George Cake was made for my son’s third birthday. The base layer is a 9×13 chocolate cake with vanilla icing tinted yellow. I used the Wilton tints and they work great. For the monkey face, I used an 8″ round and cut a cupcake in half for the ears and used another part … Read more