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 Birthday Cake

Homemade Transformers Bumblebee Birthday Cake

I made this Transformers Bumblebee Birthday Cake for my nephew William’s 4th birthday – after a successful attempt at a Dalek for my son’s birthday earlier in the year I was then asked to do this one, and being me decided not to do the car but to go for the challenge of trying to … Read more

Cool Homemade Transformers Optimus Prime Birthday Cake

Optimus Prime Cake

I made this Transformers Optimus Prime cake awhile ago. I couldn’t really find any good ideas to copy from the internet (although there was one amazing freestanding Optimus Prime that did inspire me but was going to be way to hard to replicate) so I just made one up myself. Anyway this was not necessarily … Read more

Coolest 18 Wheeler Transformers Birthday Cake

Homemade 18 Wheeler Transformers Birthday Cake

I made this 18 Wheeler Transformers Birthday Cake for my son’s 8th birthday, Nov 2008. I made two cakes, not sure that I could pull the first one off. The cake is made using two loaf pan. Cut the first cake down the middle leaving a thin layer for the 5th wheel(behind the cab area). … Read more

Coolest Transformer Bumblebee Birthday Cake

Homemade Transformer Bumblebee Birthday Cake

I made this Transformer Bumblebee cake for my grandson Brian’s ninth birthday. I wasn’t sure about this one, but using an online picture of the Animated Bumblebee, I drew a template of Bumblebee’s head on wax paper and cut it out. One cake mix in a 9″ x 13″ pan was the right amount and … Read more

Coolest Transformers Helmet Cake

Homemade Transformers Helmet Cake

The best advice I can give when making a Transformers Helmet Cake is come up with a clear plan and then put it together like a puzzle. You will want to be sure that you allow for adequate drying time before icing as there are quite a few cut surfaces. Also be sure to do … Read more

Cool Hand Drawn Optimus Prime Birthday Cake

Homemade Optimus Prime Birthday Cake

My husband and I made this Optimus Prime Birthday Cake for our son’s 5th birthday. We rented the face of Optimus from our local Bulk Barn store and the bottom my husband drew out on bristol board and then cut it out, I baked a square cake and used the stencil to cut out the … Read more

Coolest Bumble Bee Cake

Homemade Bumble Bee Cake

My son loves Transormers so I decided to make a Bumblee Bee cake for his fourth birthday. I used a 9×3 Wilton Contour Pan. I used regular cake mix, then I added a soaking syrup made by myself. I let it sit overnight before decorating. The next day I iced the whole cake in buttercream … Read more

Coolest Transformer Birthday Cake

Homemade Transformer Birthday Cake

It was my niece’s 15th birthday and, since she is so into Transformers, I decided to make her a Transformer Cake. First, I baked two round cakes and dirty iced them with buttercream icing, tinted pink. I then iced them again with a spatula, which I dipped in very hot water afterwards and used again … Read more

Coolest Transformers Bumblebee Cake

Homemade Transformers Bumblebee Cake

I baked a 11X13 cake for this Transformers Bumblebee Cake. First I frosted with white buttercream frosting. I then used a can of Wilton spray in yellow and sprayed it over the top of the cake. I made a stencil of a picture of Bumblebee from a picture I found on the web. After I … Read more

Coolest Optimus Prime Birthday Cake

Homemade Optimus Prime Birthday Cake

My husband is a huge Transformers fan, so I decided to make him an Optimus Prime Birthday Cake for his 27th birthday. I opted for the version from the 80’s cartoons, which he grew up with, and was much easier to make, in my opinion! I made 4 8×8 cakes using 4 boxed cake mixes … Read more

Coolest Bumblebee Transformer Birthday Cake

Homemade Bumblebee Birthday Cake

My husband and I made this Bumblebee Birthday Cake for our son’s 3rd birthday. I tried to talk him out of it but he insisted, so my husband drew out the head of Bumblebee on bristol board, he just looked at a picture from the computer and free handed it, and then just cut it … Read more

Coolest Optimus Prime Transformer Cake

Homemade Optimus Prime Transformer Cake

I saw so many great Optimus Prime Transformer Cake ideas and I wanted to build on them to create a more “action” look. I decided I wanted the cake to be Optimus Prime upright as though he was bursting through the table. Before baking I took out the pans I thought I would use and … Read more

Coolest Transformers Birthday Cake

Homemade Transformers Birthday Cake

This Transformers Birthday Cake was for our son’s 7th birthday. I made 2 9″ round white cakes separated by simple white whipped icing and then smoothed the entire cake in the same whipped icing. I’ve never worked with fondant before so this was new to me. I rolled out the white fondant. I went online … Read more

Coolest Bumblebee Camaro Birthday Cake

Homemade Bumblebee Camaro Birthday Cake

I made this amazing Bumblebee Camaro Birthday Cake last weekend for my son’s 7th birthday. He loves Bumblebee as most little guys do. I had never before worked with fondant of any kind and was a little leery. Many people said it was very difficult; I didn’t think it was though. Would I work with … Read more

Cool Homemade Bumble Bee Transformers Birthday Cake

coolest-bumble-bee-birthday-cake-38-21337965.jpg

I made this Car cake for my son’s fifth birthday. He had requested a Transformers cake but I figured that making a car would be easier than the robot. A 5 year old can still be convinced that a car is just as cool; well, at least my son can! To make the cake I … Read more

Cool Homemade Optimus Prime Transformer Cake

Homemade Optimus Prime Transformer Cake

I made a thin sheet cake for the bottom and frosted it with a gray buttercream frosting for this Optimus Prime Transformer Cake. The transformer is 9 X 13 cake that I cut apart for the transformer cake. I had a couple of pictures for online to use as a guide; and first cut apart … Read more

Cool Homemade Transformers Birthday Cake

Homemade Transformers Birthday Cake

My son wanted Optimus Prime and Bumblebee on his 4th birthday cake. I found a wonderful marshmallow fondant recipe – very easy and very easy to work with. Used gel coloring for the fondant. I made Bumblebee out of 2 9in rounds; Optimus out of a 13×9 pan. I used butter cream icing under the … Read more

Coolest Transformer Birthday Cake

Homemade Transformer Birthday Cake

This Transformer birthday cake was for my 5 year old son who is mad about Transformers. I made sponge 18×18 cm, 4 of them about 4-5 cm depth each. I later realized that this was actually loads of cake and yet I didn’t have enough height for the scale model. I printed off profile pictures … Read more