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

Homemade Transformers Birthday Cake

Homemade Bumblebee Transformers Birthday Cake

I printed a picture on a transformer on line and cut it out for this Transformers Birthday Cake. I placed it on the buttercream once it crusted and traced it with a tooth pick. Then I just filled in the inside according to the picture. The mask was very easy to trace and fill in. … Read more

Coolest Transforner Cake

Homemade Transforner Cake

This Transforner Cake is my 3rd fondant cake. My first 2 were a pink, brown and white dog cake and a Cars 2 cake. I have no formal cake training and love creating cakes! The more I work with fondant the easier it gets and it is fun! I got many of my ideas from … Read more

Cool Optimus Prime Birthday Cake for 9th Birthday Party

Homemade Optimus Prime Birthday Cake

My son had a Transformers theme for his 9th birthday, so I made him this Optimus Prime Birthday Cake. I started out with 3- 9 x 12 inch cakes, 2 for the bottom to make a large sheet, and one to form the semi. First I iced the sheet, half red, half blue (with buttercream … Read more

Coolest Transformers Cake Photos and How-To Tips 7

I printed a picture from the Transformers cartoon. I then traced it onto a transparency page with a sharpie pen, flipped it over and used piping gel to trace out the image (on the side I didnt mark on). Then I used it as a stencil on the sheet cake to make the Transformers cake. … Read more

Coolest Transformer Birthday Cake

Homemade Transformer Birthday Cake ---  Bumble Bee Colors

I made this Transformer Birthday Cake for the son of a friend of mine. He is a HUGE Bumble Bee fan from the Transformers Movie. I wished this a fondant frosted cake, simply because I was looking forward to painting the image on myself. However, most 8 year olds aren’t fans of the stuff. I … Read more

Coolest Transformers Optimus Prime Cake

Homemade Transformers Optimus Prime Cake

My cake is real basic and super easy to do! It is supposed to look like Optimus Prime. Took about 3 hours-probably supposed to take way less but I did this while super burnt out at like 10 pm. I have four kids, 6 and under, so I waited until late to bake and decorate … Read more

Coolest Optimus Prime Truck Birthday Cake

Homemade Optimus Prime Truck Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Optimus Prime Truck Birthday Cake for my son’s 4th birthday. He loves Transformers. I thought about just ordering a cake topper, but where’s the fun in that!? So I ended up making this cake. First I baked a 1/2 sheet cake and a 1/4 sheet cake, just trying to have enough … Read more

Coolest Transformers Cake Photos and How-To Tips 8

My son wanted a Transformers cake for his birthday, specifically Optimus Prime. I printed a picture of a transformer and enlarged the photo to the size of the cake. After I baked my cake I laid my picture on top of the cake and cut it out. I frosted the cake with fondant. Then I … Read more

Homemade Transformers Emblem Cakes

Homemade Transformers Cake

I saw the emblems on this site and thought I’d give it a try to make a Transformers cake. The emblems and letters are made of fondant and then painted with food coloring. I sprinkled shimmer flakes over the emblems and then trimmed each with glitter tube frosting. The figures came from a game set … Read more

Cool Homemade Transformers Optimus Prime Cake

Transformers Optimus Prime Cake

I made two different cakes for my sons 4th birthday. One cake in each mode of Transformers Optimus Prime cake. The first is just a large sheet cake. My son picked a picture of his favorite character and I drew the figure on the cake with a tooth pick and then filled the colors in … Read more

Coolest Optimus Prime Truck Cake

Homemade Optimus Prime Truck Cake

Here is the homemade Optimus Prime tuck cake I made for my son’s 5th birthday. I used store bought pound cake mix (9 boxes worth!). The bottom is a 12×18 sheet cake, then a 9×13, and on top of that, two 8×8’s. The rest was done with the spare parts I had cut off. For … Read more

Coolest Transformers Cake Photos and How-To Tips 9

If your son is as crazy about Transformers as mine he will love this Transfromers cake too! I think homemade cakes are so much more special than store-bought character cakes if you have the time and patience! So after thinking about how to make the coolest Transormers cake I could, this is what I came … 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