Cutest Fall Scarecrow Cake

Cutest Fall Scarecrow Cake

My little granddaughters were having a Fall Festival at their school. I saw something like this scarecrow cake years ago in a magazine and decided to help out by making and donating it for the Fall Festival Cake Walk at their school! Scarecrow Cake Instructions First, I made a cake in a ridged bundt pan. When cool, … Read more

Completely Edible Wizard of OZ Cake

I have always loved the Wizard of Oz and my kids do as well.  Soo, when my daughter said she wanted a Wizard of Oz cake I was excited to give it a go.  I purchased the figurines on line on eBay. Aside from the figures I wanted the cake to be completely edible. I … Read more

Breathtaking Wizard of Oz Cake

Breathtaking Wizard of Oz Cake

I discovered my love of baking a few years ago when my kids were in elementary school. Every holiday I would make something cute for their class, and the expressions in my kids and their classmates’ faces were priceless. It gave me lots of joy to be able to put a smile on their faces. … Read more

Coolest Dorothy Wizard of Oz Birthday Cake

I adapted this design from a three tier cake I’d seen on Pinterest and Oz’d it up by adding the ruby slippers and flags and yellow brick road. The cake is a 5-layer rainbow cake with butter cream filling and frosting. The bottom is an icing sheet printed with a blue gingham check pattern. The … Read more

Coolest Wizard Toto Yellow Brick Road Birthday Cake

Coolest Wizard Toto Yellow Brick Road Birthday Cake

This Wizard Toto Yellow Brick Road birthday cake was for my mother’s 60th birthday. It shows the feet of the bad witch under the house, as well as the yellow brick road and Toto in his basket. Along with red flowers. My mother’s favorite movie is The Wizard Of Oz, so on her 60th birthday I … Read more

Coolest Wizard of Oz Birthday Cake

Coolest Wizard of Oz Birthday Cake

This cake was for my cousin’s step-daughter. She wanted a yellow brick road cake with the Emerald City on it. I started by making the Emerald City out of chocolate. I melted the chocolate, added some edible glitter to the pan I was pouring it in, then poured and let it dry. I used a … Read more

Wizard of Oz Yellow Brick Road Cake

Wizard of Oz Yellow Brick Road Cake

My mom loves Wizard of Oz and for her birthday my kids and I threw her a Wizard of Oz themed party. We also got our kids’s pictures and niece and nephew pictures taken in each character of the movie, which was part of her present. I used this picture as the characters on the yellow brick … Read more

Coolest Wizard of Oz Birthday Cake

Coolest Wizard of Oz Birthday Cake

I made this Wizard of Oz birthday cake for my mother in law’s 50th birthday as she is obsessed with everything Wizard of Oz.  After looking at many other examples, this is what I came up with without using fondant. I’m not a big fan of working with fondant or the way it tastes. The pez … Read more

Coolest Wizard of Oz Cake

Coolest Wizard of Oz Cake

I used an 11×15 pan and a 6 inch for the top cake.After i baked it using wilton’s cake strips (helps the cake bake evenly) and let it cool, crumb coat it. Then section off where the flowers we going to be and the sky part of the cake. Pipe green grass for the flowers … Read more

Coolest Wizard Of Oz Cake

Homemade Wizard Of Oz Cake

My niece LOVES the Wizard of Oz so it was time to get creative since finding Wizard of Oz items can be difficult at best and that is what she wanted her birthday party theme to be. Thanks to the fellow contributors to this site I got some great ideas for a Wizard of oz … Read more

Coolest Elphaba Birthday Cake

Homemade Elphaba Birthday Cake

My friend is obsessed with the musical Wicked. Her husband asked us to make her Wicked themed cake for her birthday. All the fondant is homemade marshmallow fondant except for the black. We can never get marshmallow fondant dark enough without being a sticky mess. We try to keep some black fondant on hand from … Read more

Coolest Wizard of Oz Rainbow Cake

Homemade Wizard of Oz Rainbow Cake

I made this Wizard of Oz Rainbow Cake for my daughter’s 3rd birthday. She chose a Wizard of Oz theme for her birthday party, so I made a white cake but colored the batter six different colors of the rainbow and layered them before baking it. (I used Wilton’s icing colors because they’re more concentrated … Read more

Coolest Dorothy from Wizard of Oz Red Slipper Birthday Cake

Homemade Dorothy from Wizard of Oz Red Slipper Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Dorothy from Wizard of Oz Red Slipper Birthday Cake for my daughter Ruby’s 3rd birthday. She loves the Wizard of Oz movie and has a complete Dorothy outfit (which she wore to her party). I made it from a homemade pound cake so that it would be dense enough to sculpt … Read more

Coolest Yellow Brick Road Cake

Homemade  Yellow Brick Road Cake

My daughter’s birthday party was all about following the yellow brick road, so I designed and created this Yellow Brick Road Cake myself. I found the emerald city light up on eBay for the topper. Used white cake with rainbow confetti, and lemon filling. Green buttercream frosting, and used fondant for the yellow brick road. … Read more

Coolest Elphaba from Wicked Cake

Homemade Elphaba from Wicked Cake

I made this Elphaba from Wicked Cake for my daughter’s fifth birthday. I used a sheet cake, placed a wicked printout directly on the cake, poked small holes in the outline with a toothpick to create the shape. Very simple. My biggest challenge was coming up with black frosting as the stores had already closed … Read more

Cool Homemade Wizard of Oz Cake Design

Homemade Wizard of Oz Cake Design

My great-niece, Avery Isabella, was having her first birthday and the theme was a Wizard of Oz Party. There was a yellow brick road for all guests to walk down when they came to the party so the cake theme was a Wizard of Oz Cake Design made of fondant and dusted with gold dust. … Read more

Coolest Wizard of Oz Cake

Homemade Wizard of Oz Cake

I made 2 9×13 cakes and used green dyed buttercream icing. The yellow brick road is yellow fondant that I scored like bricks and let it dry the day before. Next time, I would make it longer. The pond is blue icing gel. The grass is coconut dyed green using a Ziploc bag to shake … Read more

Coolest Wizard of Oz/Yellow Brick Road Cake

Homemade Wizard of Oz/Yellow Brick Road Cake

Our daughter wanted a “Wizard of Oz” party for her 4th birthday. Dorothy is one of my all time favorite characters, so I was happy to oblige! Creating this Homemade Wizard of Oz/Yellow Brick Road Cake was a lot of fun. I was inspired by several others on this site, and combined my favorite features … Read more

Coolest Wizard of Oz Cake Design

Homemade Wizard of Oz Cake Design

My daughter became an instant fan of The Wizard of Oz after watching the movie for the first time. So for her 5th birthday she wanted a Wizard of Oz Cake Design. I decided to create Dorothy and her friends walking along the Yellow Brick Road on their way to the Emerald City. I began … Read more

Coolest Free Cake Decorating Idea for Scarecrow Cakes 1

To ice the face, we tinted white icing with just a touch of brown icing concentrate (available at craft stores). For the hair, we tinted white frosting with a little yellow icing concentrate and then piped it through a tip especially designed for hair and grass likeness. The eyes and cheeks are Nekko wafers. For … Read more

Coolest Wizard of Oz All Character Cake

Homemade Wizard of Oz All Character Cake

I made this Wizard of Oz All Character Cake for my daughter’s 4th birthday party. She became obsessed with the Wizard of Oz shortly after her 3rd birthday party and so we decided early on that that would be theme for her party. The cake was two flavors, chocolate and vanilla-fun fetti cake (mixes!). First … Read more

Coolest Wizard of Oz Cake Photos and How-To Tips 0

My three year old granddaughter loves “The Wizard of Oz” and asked for a “Dorfy” cake. I carved the “ruby red slippers” from a frozen Sara Lee pound cake, iced them red and sprinkled them with red sugar. The bows were made from homemade marshmallow fondant tinted red. The yellow brick road was freehanded and … Read more

Coolest Wizard of OZ Birthday Cake

Homemade Wizard of OZ Birthday Cake

I made this Wizard of OZ Birthday Cake for a friend of a friend’s niece. She was turning 5 and wanted a Wizard of Oz cake. My husband baked 2 9in round white cakes, leveled them, and stacked them. I frosted the cake and then covered it with white fondant. I made the yellow brick … Read more