Mater the Tow Truck Cake

Hi, making Mater was a big job because i had no idea what mater looked like so i got a cloouring book with a the biggest picture i could find and full colour so that i could get the detail as best as i could. Then i made 3 loaf tin cakes and started cutting the … Read more

Coolest Itsy Bitsy Spider Birthday Cake

I was about to tackle my granddaughters second birthday cake, an Itsy Bitsy Spider birthday cake. I started by making flowers, lots and lots of flowers. Next was the task of making 2 small black spiders and one large one for the cake top. The legs on these little critters just kept falling off, toothpicks, … Read more

Coolest Tom Cat Cake

I was asked to make a cake for a cat charity event at work and thought this Tom cat cake would be appropriate. I saw lots of these types of cakes when looking on the internet for ideas. I downloaded a picture and off I went. I started by making the cake using a large … Read more

Tooting My Own Horn-Thomas The Train Cake

When asked to make a 3D Thomas The Train cake, I was a bit worried as I had never sculpted a cake before. I started with a 2-6″ round cakes and a 2-quarter sheet cakes. I had to cut and sculpt for the body and head of the train. I really enjoyed molding Thomas’ face. … Read more

Awesome Rapunzel Cupcake Tower

This was a  Rapunzel cupcake tower I made for a little girl and her friends. They were having a party where the girls would participate in a fashion show and get make up and nails done. They went all out. The Dad had an idea in his mind of a cupcake tower that resembled Rapunzel’s tower.  So I … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle Cake

Coolest Iggle Piggle Cake

My daughter was hugely into “In The Night Garden” so for her 2nd birthday my husband and I decided to make an Iggle Piggle Cake.  This was our first attempt at a character cake and I must say I was pleased with the result. I baked a Madeira cake and then my husband carefully carved out the shape of … Read more

Coolest Minecraft Birthday Cake

I got a one day notice for my Sons’s birthday cake for school. Firstly I thought I would start by making some of the figures. All going ok. Now for the cake. 1. Spray and line pan  check. 2. Get ingredients cocoa check, self raising flour. Check, butter check, coffee check, eggs None. Dash to … Read more

Coolest Batman Cake for 7 Year Old Boy

Coolest Batman Cake for 7 Year Old Boy

This Batman cake was one of the easiest cakes I have made so far. My greatest tips are to buy cake mix for the cake and precoloured fondant.  It takes the edge off!  This cake is a chocolate mudcake underneath.  I used dowel and an additional round silver cake base under the top tier. I used a … Read more

Coolest Cars 2 Birthday Cake

Coolest Cars 2 Birthday Cake

This Cars 2 birthday cake was done within a three day notice. The theme was Cars 2 and flavor was strawberry banana with strawberry filling. I wanted everything to be edible so I stared off with two 10X2 inch cakes which makes total 10×4 inch and two 6×2 inch cakes for total of 6×4 inch. The hardest … Read more

Amazing Homemade Spiderman Cake Perfect for a Boy

3D Spiderman Cake

This was an amazing attempt of the famous Spiderman upper torso cake. It was a request for my friend’s son who turned 8 years old. I wanted to something creative rather than a decorative two tier cake and I thought this was much easier and fun! The body consisted of two 10×2 inch cakes and … Read more

Coolest 3D Hoot the Owl Birthday Cake

I decided to copy the Hoot puppet my son has, he loved Hoot. I made Hoot’s head using the Wilton sports ball pan for his body and ended up using a large jam sponge roll, but if I was to do it again I would use a loaf tin and cut down to size and round. I … Read more