Awesome Homemade Optimus Prime Birthday Cake

My 4 year old son thought it was the coolest Optimus Prime cake ever! This cake was born out of pure frustration of having to always pay a fortune for pretty but tasteless cakes that need a year supply of coffee to flush it past the gag reflex to try and swallow and eventually after … Read more

Coolest Optimus Prime Cake

Coolest Optimus Prime Cake

This Optimus Prime cake was my first ever attempt at baking. I originally saw this cake on coolest cakes.com and thought “that’s amazing, my son would love it”. I knew it would be a challenge, but totally underestimated how big a challenge it would be. Being a total novice I didn’t have any real baking … Read more

Coolest Transformers Cake – Destroyed by Scorponok

Coolest Transformers Cake - Destroyed by Scorponok

Transformer’s are what my now 5 year old is obsessed with.  I made him a Transformer’s cake last year (it’s on here) and he wanted another one. I had no idea what to do with this one so I looked at a bunch of cakes and just went at it.  He has been wanting the … Read more

Coolest Transformer Birthday Cake

Coolest Transformer Birthday Cake

I searched for some Transformer pieces and found a set that was Bumblebee and his sidekick-Bumble Bee stands about 5 inches high, so it was a perfect size.  I also found Tranformer plates at the local party supply store that featured Bumblebee.  I wound up making a box “funfetti” cake in the 9×13 size (it … Read more

Cool Transformers Mega Birthday Cake

Cool Transformers Mega Birthday Cake

How do you make a theme cake about something you don’t know much about? My son was a big Transformers fan when he was turning 6, so it was only logical that I should make him a Transformers themed cake. To make this task even more daunting, this cake was to be sufficient for 70 … Read more

Coolest Transformers Bumblebee 5th Birthday Cake

Coolest Transformers Bumblebee 5th Birthday Cake

My son is a typical boy. He loves anything with a motor and if it can give me a heart attack by him being on or around it, even better for him. hahaha. I like to ask him what sort of cake he’d like because he’s very aware of what he likes and what he … Read more

Coolest Transformers Bumblebee Camero Cake

Transformer Bumblebee Camero Cake

I have recently become interested in making my kids cakes. This year my son wanted a Transformers cake for his 8th birthday. We did a lot of looking online before he picked what he wanted. We settled ona Transformers Bumblebee Camero cake. I used 2 9X12 sheet cakes. I placed one on top of the … Read more

Cool Homemade Transformers Cakes

Homemade Transformers Cake

I made this Transformers Cake for my son’s 4th birthday party. He loves Transformers. He likes to watch the 80’s cartoons we have on DVD, but also likes all the new toys that are out from the newer movies. First, I make a sheet cake (half chocolate, half funfetti), and covered it with a steel … Read more

Coolest Transformer Bumblebee Car Cake

Homemade Transformer Bumblebee Car Cake

My son was really into transformers, so for his 4th birthday, I knew I wanted some kind of a Homemade Transformer Bumblebee Car Cake. I took a look at this site, and saw some Optimus Prime cakes that I thought were manageable, but of course his favorite was Bumblebee. I had never done a 3D … Read more

Coolest Autobot Cake

Autobot Cake

I made this Autobot cake for my nephew’s third birthday. I got the idea from a picture I saw of the Autobot insignia. I thought it would be relatively easy. I used a large square Wilton pan – 12X12 I think. The cake itself is half chocolate and half white. I used two whole cake … Read more

Cool Homemade Transformer Bumblebee Cake

Transformer Bumblebee Cake

I created this transformer bumblebee cake (which is from the animated transformers cartoon) for a friend’s son. He wanted a bumblebee cake instead of the Optimus Prime cake that everyone else has to offer for a transformer cake/party. So I baked a standard rectangle cake pan, and a round cake. I used the round cake … Read more

Coolest Transformers Fondant Birthday Cake

Homemade Transformers Fondant Birthday Cake

I was getting inspired by some of the beautiful fondant cakes and decided to give it a hand. My son loves Transformers. I got online and found a marshmallow fondant recipe and an Autobot logo. I printed out the logo and cut out the shapes. I make two batches of fondant. Then I used a … Read more

Coolest Transformers Cake

Transformer Cake

When my son said he really wanted a Transformers cake, and we looked at the grocery store, we were both disappointed at the “store bought” one. I love to make cakes, but after some stressful years, I told myself I’d always go store bought to ease the stress! I changed my mind with this one … Read more

Coolest Transformers Cake Photos and How-To Tips 0

Our son asked for a Transformers party for his eighth birthday. After looking on the internet for hours and not finding a design I liked and thought I could do, I came up with this design. This was a 9×13″ white cake iced with white buttercream icing. Several people I had talked to said that … Read more

Cool Homemade Optimus Prime Cake

Optimus Prime Cake

I baked two huge sheet cakes, one vanilla and one chocolate for this Optimus Prime cake. Then on a large piece of butcher block paper I drew out the body, making sure to use block or robotic type forms. I used fresh whipping cream and crushed Oreos as the filler for the layers. Then I … Read more

Cool Homemade Optimus Prime Birthday Cake

Homemade Optimus Prime Birthday Cake

My Mom and I made this homemade Optimus Prime birthday cake for my son for his 4th birthday. We backed three cakes, two of them 9X13 and one loaf pan. We took my son’s small Optimus truck as a template. We stacked all the cakes together to see how large we wanted it. Next we … Read more

Coolest Transformer Camaro Bumblebee Cake

HomemadeTransformer Camaro Bumblebee Cake

I created this Transformer Camaro Bumblebee Cake using a Wilton Nascar cake pan. I used two boxes of Wilton creamy white buttercream icing, tinted with “golden yellow” concentrated paste Wilton icing color. I first coated the cake with a thin layer of icing. I then used Wilton ready-to-use rolled fondant tinted with black icing coloring. … Read more

Coolest Transformers Cake Photos and How-To Tips 1

I made this Transformers cake for my son’s seventh birthday. He absolutely loves Transformers and so I thought it would be fun to surprise him with a transformers cake. His birthday was on a Saturday so I baked the cake in 12 inch rounds on the Thursday before and froze them. The cake was a … Read more

Coolest Transformer Battle Cake

Homemade Transformer Battle Cake

Using a 9 X 13 pan, made the 1234 cake off of the Softasilk Cake Flour for this Transformer Battle cake. I cut the cake in two layers and spread jam and frosting in the middle, then replaced the top layer. I made buttercream frosting, dying portions red and black separately (used food coloring gel. … Read more

Coolest Bumble Bee Transformers Cake

Homemade Bumble Bee Transformers Cake

My son Gordon wanted a Transformer cake for his 3rd birthday. I started by Google searching pictures of transformers until I found one that I like. Originally I was going to do Optimus and Bumblebee but Bumblebee took me 3 hours to do so I settled with just a homemade Bumble Bee Transformers cake and … Read more

Transformers Cake

Transformers Cake

My son’s party was at the zoo, but he LOVED the Transformers… so I let him have his Optimus Prime cake rather than a zoo themed cake. I used an old Wilton’s robot/space man cake pan produced in the 70’s (found it on e-bay!). Looking off of an image of Optimus Prime, I made the … Read more

Coolest Transformers Cake Photos and How-To Tips 2

I racked my brain for a fun Transformers cake. I checked out this site and stores for any and all ideas and just couldnt find anything I loved. I’m just not much of a decorator. But I can cut, inspiration struck the night before my son’s birthday. I searched the internet for a Transformer Decals … Read more

Cool Homemade Transformers Bumblebee Cake

Transformers Bumblebee Cake

I had trouble trying to find a cake for my son’s 5th birthday-no one in the area seemed to have Transformers at all-even decorations. I am by no means a baker/decorator, but really found this Transformers Bumblebee cake easy to do. I already had the cake pan from a Nascar themed birthday we did, so … Read more