Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 9

For my son Masons first birthday I wanted a Baby Einstein theme but I couldn’t find a cake I wanted. Of course there are no actual Baby Einstein character cake pans out there so I decided to get creative with the new Friendly Lion cake pan by Wilton. A trick I use for a very … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 10

My son had a Narnia party so I created an Aslan cake for him. This cake is just a double layer round cake. I colored frosting a light orange (peach) color and frosted the whole cake. I darkened the orange color up and used a large decorating tip that has several holes on the end … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 11

I decorated this cake with mock cream I made from icing sugar, and coloured it with food colouring. A friend drew the outline of the lion from a lion picture. I used grease paper, cut out the shape, placed it over the cake, and cut around the edges. After that I covered it with icing.

Coolest Lion Baby Einstein Cakes 0

My son was turning one and we were having a Baby Einstein party theme and I was having a hard time finding baby Einstein cakes I liked (I found this site afterwards). My sister and I came across Wiltons Friendly Lion Pan and decided to change the facial features to make it the lion from … Read more

Coolest Lion Baby Einstein Cakes 1

This cake was for our sons 2nd birthday. We used two Betty Crocker Chocolate Fudge Cake Mixes for our baby Einstein cakes. Made (2) 9″ cakes plus one cupcake and 2 mini cupcakes. For the mane the frosting was Betty Crocker coconut and pecan extra creamy. The face was used with Betty Crocker Caramel extra … Read more

Coolest Baby Einstein Lion Cake

Baby Einstein Lion Cake

I knew I wanted a Baby Einstein Lion Cake for my son’s birthday, so I did a lot of research online and on this site. I used a combination of different users and my own ideas to come up with this cake. This is a standard 1/2 sheet cake, which used 3 “box” cake mixes, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 0

I got the idea from this website for a lion picture and made a few changes. I used a 16″ cake for the base and a 10″ cake for the lions face. I just cut out wedges for the mane and then I looked at a picture from “The Lion King” and copied the face. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 1

For my sons second birthday we did an animal theme. For the cake I copied a lion picture and made a lion cake. I baked two very large rectangular sheet cakes and cut them into six main pieces. I made a large rectangle for the body and a smaller one that I put on top … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 2

I used a 1lb tin. I covered it in butter icing then light brown icing for the head. I rolled up dark brown cones for the mane and stuck them on. I actually copied this from a lion picture that I saw in a magazine.

Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 3

I found this Wilton lion cake pan that came with a lion picture and thought I might be able to turn it into Goliath. I bought the cake mix and Chocolate Fudge Icing, Milk Chocolate Icing and White that I colored brown with the Wilton gel colors. I also colored some white icing red for … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 4

I made this for my daughters 1st Birthday! I got the inspiration for this cake from a few different sources- mainly just looking on the internet for a lion picture. I made two separate round cakes- one in a tin with a 24cm diameter, the other with an 18cm diameter. I drew the face template … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 5

I made a birthday cake for my little girls 2nd birthday. We were going for a jungle theme plus she loves lions. I decided to put a lion on the top which I copied from a lion picture. It’s about my fourth or fifth attempt at decorating a cake like this. I thought I did … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 6

We bought a plain white sheet cake at Costco and then we baked a basic animal head cake using a pan from Michaels. We built up a wall of frosting around the lion’s head so it looked like it was a thick main and not a flat one on the sheet cake. The main was … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 7

After frosting, I used caramel corn to make the mane. I made a cupcake and sliced it flat to make the nose. My mom drew the face with black frosting in a tube using a lion picture as reference. She then cut up licorice sticks for the whiskers.

Coolest Homemade Lion Picture Cakes and Tips 8

This lion cake was for my sons 1st birthday. I copied it from a lion picture I found. I started with a pretty good-sized round pan. Then I cut out wedges to create the lion’s mane. For the face I used a regular-sized round cake pan. Once the cake cooled I cut a pear shape … Read more