Coolest Ever Homemade 3D Oscar the Grouch Cake

Homemade Oscar The Grouch Cake

Here’s how we made this Oscar the Grouch cake… My wife and I found that we were both good at making creative cakes. We now sell custom cakes out of our house. It’s just me and her and our home oven with materials we buy at everyday cake supply stores. This Oscar The Grouch cake … Read more

Oscar and Friends Birthday Cake

Oscar and Friends Birthday Cake

My mom always made our birthday cakes. In fact, she made all our baked goods.  I vowed that I would do the same for my kids.  So, every year they choose what they really love and I make a cake. My older son thinks it’s fun to challenge me.  Well, it was a little different … Read more

The Un-Grouchiest Grouch Cake

My kids love Sesame Street. In fact, it was a hideous Elmo cake I bought for my daughter’s 1st birthday that got me to start decorating their birthday cakes myself. I figured I could do better than that…or at least if I didn’t it would be more sentimental and cost way less. And so I remain … Read more

Best Oscar Birthday Cake

Best Oscar Birthday Cake

This Oscar birthday cake was a challenging cake. When I was asked for an Oscar cake in a bin I thought great, I love to make cartoon characters. The first hurdle was to make the bin look old. I covered the cake with black fondant then mixed silver food coloring very weak then did a … Read more

Coolest Oscar The Grouch Cake

Homemade Oscar The Grouch Cake

My daughter is starting to get into Sesame Street, so I made this Oscar the Grouch cake for her 4th birthday. It took quite a bit longer than I’d anticipated (even with making & freezing the cakes ahead of time), but it was worth it! The trash can is made of 4 9″ round layers … Read more

Coolest Sesame Street’s Oscar the Grouch Birthday Cake

Homemade Sesame Street's Oscar the Grouch Birthday Cake

This Sesame Street’s Oscar the Grouch Birthday Cake I prepared for my son’s birthday. The cakes were chocolate and vanilla cakes, using 2 x pudding tins for the head and 2 square tins for the bin. Next time will use 4 x round tins for the garbage bin. I used buttercream icing used with food … Read more

Cool Homemade Oscar the Grouch Cake

Homemade Oscar the Grouch Cake

This Oscar the Grouch cake was made with the Wilton Oscar cake pan. To make him “furry” I just used a thin round frosting tip and layered the frosting in long strokes. It was pretty easy because there aren’t too many different colors.

Coolest Oscar the Grouch Birthday Cake

Homemade Oscar the Grouch Birthday Cake

I searched the internet for an Oscar the Grouch Birthday Cake for my son’s 4th birthday, but couldn’t find one that was nice looking but still at my skill level (extremely novice). I finally came up with the idea to do a trifle inside a trash can and to put an Oscar the grouch head … Read more

Cool Homemade Oscar the Grouch Birthday Cake

Homemade Oscar the Grouch Birthday Cake

I scanned a picture from a book my kids have for this Oscar the Grouch Birthday Cake. Enlarged the picture, printed it out, taped the pages together to make a template and then cut it out. I used a 9in roe for his head and 3, 9×13 cake pans for the trash can and the … Read more

Coolest Oscar the Grouch Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 1

Very easy – used a box chocolate cake and ready made frosting. Dyed frosting green and frosted each Oscar the Grouch cupcake. I used the un-dyed frosting to make large ball shapes (base of eyes) and then added a chocolate chip point side down for the pupils; piped on chocolate frosting for eyebrow and mouth. … Read more