Awesome Dinner and a Movie Popcorn Cake

Awesome Dinner and a Movie Popcorn Cake

Dinner and Movie was done as an overnight project. My niece was turning 13 and she said her theme was Dinner and a Movie. Her dad had scheduled the party for the Saturday after her birthday, but she said it was her day and wanted it on that Friday. Well that meant that I had … Read more

Coolest Country Fair Buttered Popcorn Cake

This is a cake I made for an entry in the local Fair this past summer. I won a blue ribbon for 1st place in the “Decorated Cake” category. I wanted to create a cake that would fit in with the fair theme. I decided to make a cake that looks like a bag of … Read more

Fun Box of Carmel Corn Birthday Cake

Fun Box of Carmel Corn Birthday Cake

My daughter chose this cake out of a magazine (Food Network) for her 14th birthday. It’s easier than it looks! Start with a rectangle cake. Roll out white fondant to cover the cake but longer to hang over the edge. Place the nicely trimmed rectangular fondant over the cake with some hanging over one edge. … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Cake for Movie Themed Birthday

Coolest Popcorn Cake for Movie Themed Birthday

I made this popcorn cake for my daughter’s eighth birthday party which had a movie theme. I used a large mixing bowl to bake the cake in and the top of a cupcake mold pan as the domed top. The cake was covered on butter cream icing and then fondant. The “popcorn” is mini marshmallows … Read more

Circus or Movie Themed Poppin’ Cakes

Circus or Movie Themed Poppin' Cakes

So the fun part about these cupcakes are that they are a “sweet illusion!” ¬†Grab you favorite flavor of cake “any flavor, even chocolate, some mini marshmallows, you favorite frosting, and some yellow spray food coloring. ¬†First bake your cupcakes! Second frost your cupcakes heavily (so that the marshmallows will stick!). Third, take one mini … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Cake

Homemade Popcorn Cake

This cake was the thing I was most nervous about and the thing that turned out so great. I love how the cake turned out. I baked a normal 9X13 cake and frosted it and then used fruit by the foot for the red part of the cake and giant marshmallows for the popcorn. I … Read more

Coolest Movie Theatre Themed Cake

Homemade Movie Theatre Themed Cake

I made this Movie Theater Themed Cake for my daughter’s best friend’s 11th birthday. I used the large Wilton rectangular pan for the base and that was yellow cake. The popcorn tub was made from 2 filled chocolate 9 inch round Wilton pans. I always make my cakes a few days in advance and freeze … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Box Birthday Cake

Homemade Popcorn Box Birthday Cake

My daughter wanted to have a “movie night” party for her 6th birthday. This homemade popcorn box birthday cake was a hit — first I started by baking a 9×13 cake. On wax paper, I drew freehand a general shape for the popcorn box filled with popcorn. I set the stencil on top of the … Read more

Cool Homemade Popcorn Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Popcorn Birthday Cake Idea

For my daughter’s 9th birthday we decided on a Popcorn Birthday Cake Idea since the theme of her party was movie night. I started by baking two sheet cakes, pan size 9×13, and allowed them to cool overnight. I then cut them exactly in half, iced each cake top and began to layer them one … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Cake Photos and How-To tips 0

I started this popcorn cake by baking a 9 x 13″ cake. I cut in into sections and stacked them on top of each other. Then I used fondant for the bag. The “popcorn” is made from gum paste.

Coolest Popcorn Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Popcorn Birthday Cake Idea

For my daughter’s 5th birthday, she wanted a carnival theme. We made up all kinds of games and originally I was just going to make these small popcorn cupcakes, but then it evolved into this fantastic Popcorn Birthday Cake Idea of popcorn popping out of a popcorn bag. The cupcakes are miniature ones that I … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Cake Photos and How-To tips 1

I got the idea for the popcorn cake right here! I suggest using a yellow or white cake mix; the chocolate cake can give the cake “freckles” mixed in the icing. Fruit roll-ups cut with a pizza cutter is how I got the skinny stripes. I couldnt find shoestring licorice. It was a huge hit. … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Box Cupcakes

Homemade Popcorn Box Cupcakes

I made these Homemade Popcorn Box Cupcakes for a friend’s son who was turning 7 and having a big carnival themed birthday party. I used the white jumbo cupcake papers and a boxed yellow cake mix for the cupcakes. I piped white icing on top of the cupcake then topped with a random single layer … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Cake Photos and How-To tips 2

I made this popcorn cake for four of my grandchildren. I thought maybe a Friday night Movie Entertainment night would be fun and delicious. This was made very simply with a 9 X 13 oblong cake pan. Iced with white buttercream frosting and using tip # 3, colored up some red icing. I made straight … Read more

Easy Homemade Popcorn Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Popcorn Birthday Cake Idea

I made this Popcorn Birthday Cake Idea for my friend Dave’s 29th Birthday. It was a movie character themed party. The popcorn was made with kettle corn and white chocolate to help it stick. The cake was 1/2 vanilla and 1/2 chocolate with buttercream and fondant to decorate.

Coolest Popcorn Cake Photos and How-To tips 3

Bake any flavor of cake mix you would like in a 9×13 pan as directed on the box for this popcorn cake. Cool Cake. Ice the entire cake with white icing. Place fun fruit roll strips over cake (Strawberry Flavor). These will need to be cut to fit. On your computer draw an oval circle … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Birthday Cake

Homemade Popcorn Birthday Cake

I made this Popcorn cake for my daughter’s eighth birthday as she was going to the movies with a few friends for her birthday. I made a rectangular chocolate cake from which I then cut out the shape of popcorn in a box. I then covered the cake with chocolate buttercream icing. I covered the … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Birthday Cake

Homemade  Popcorn Birthday Cake

We have a movie projector so we decided to do a movie night theme for my daughter’s 5th birthday. I got inspiration for this Popcorn Birthday Cake from this site. Made an 11×15 chocolate cake, it was harder to hide than a white cake as suggested, but my daughter requested chocolate specifically. Found a buttercream … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Cake Photos and How-To tips 4

The tops of cupcakes made to look like popcorn (for a popcorn segment in a 2nd grade class). This popcorn cake came from the Family Fun website. Cut mini-marshmallows in half and immediately squish the sticky sides back together to form a piece of “popcorn”. Place the popcorn marshmallows on top of icing balls that … Read more

Cool Homemade Popcorn Cake

Popcorn Box Cake

I made this Popcorn cake for my son’s 8th birthday. We took him & his friends to the movies and afterwards we had cake, juice and a pinata. I got the idea for the cake from this very website. I baked a 9 x 13 cake, let it cool then frosted it with buttercream icing(I … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Cake

Popcorn Cake

I bought a white cake mix and prepared it according to the directions for this popcorn cake. I then baked it using a 13 x 9 cake pan. After the cake had cooled, I rounded out the top part of the cake. I then iced it with white icing. I then colored some white icing … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Cake Photos and How-To tips 5

It was my son Jacks 7th birthday and we wanted to have the theme “Dinner and a Movie” on our new 67″ DLP television. When trying to come up with a cake I searched the internet for an idea with no luck, just finding the popcorn cupcakes from Family Fun. I wanted to make a … Read more

Coolest Popcorn Bucket Birthday Cake

Homemade Popcorn Bucket Birthday Cake

My sister calls me telling me her son’s were having a movie night birthday party, asking me what kind of cake could I make? So I came up with, what else but a Popcorn Bucket Birthday Cake! I used 4-10″ vanilla cake layers. Budget wise you can either use box cake mix or time wise … Read more