Cool One Eyed Skull Cake

one eyed skull cake

I decided I would like to make a Halloween cake and rather than eat it myself, I held a raffle at work to raise money for a vetrans charity and a cancer nurse charity. It was well received and I made around £150. I did use a skull shaped tin for the actual cake but … Read more

Fun Halloween Sweet Sixteen Skull Cake

Fun Halloween Sweet Sixteen Skull Cake

A Skull Cake is what happens when brainstorming ideas for my son’s Halloween themed 16th birthday party take a 180° turn. I asked him what he wanted, and all he gave me to go on was wanting a more non-kid themed party. So I started tossing out creepy/gory cake ideas. With his input, we were just about … Read more

Cool Skull Cake

Cool Skull Cake

For my skull cake, I used devils food cake in a 2 piece skull pan. Lightly frosted with butter cream and let dry. Then heavier frosted again with butter cream. I used paint brushes to frost in the smaller areas. To draw in the teeth I thinned the frosting with water and used a toothpick to … Read more

Coolest Day of the Dead Cake

Coolest Day of the Dead Cake

I was asked to make a cake for the dinner that the Airforce base does once a month for the warriors who stay here at the hospital while recovering from injuries they get down range. This month the KHAC or Kaiserslautern Hispanic American Club was hosting and as it’s also Halloween month. They wanted both … Read more

Cool Sugar Skull Cake

Cool Sugar Skull Cake

A friend’s daughter was turning 5, and really wanted a sugar skull cake.  I got the Wilton’s 3d cake pan from Michael’s, and covered it in decorative fondant.  It was a huge hit!  The girl’s mom had fun with the candles too, she put one in the middle of each eye, one in the forehead, … Read more

Cool Skull Cake with 70’s Zombie-Style Band Covers

Cool Skull Cake with 70's Zombie-Style Band Covers

My BFF is a special effects makeup artist, myself as well. So for his birthday I wanted to bring the makeup artist and haunt actor to life in his cake.He also loves 70’s punk bands, so I made his favorite band album covers in zombie form. He also collects skulls so this is how I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Skull Cake for a Birthday

Coolest Homemade Skull Cake for a Birthday

Well, since I am the only person out of my friends that knows how to make cakes, I decided to make my own birthday cake. And with my obsession for skulls this cake just seemed perfect. I didn’t want to pay the $50 for a Wilton skull pan so I decided to make my own. … Read more

Coolest Treasure Chest with Skull Cake

I wanted to do a big skull cake, but didn’t want to pay $35 for the cake mold, so instead I paid $3 for a chocolate skull mold and made a treasure chest cake instead. The cake had half chocolate layers and half white cake. All details were made with homemade marshmallow fondant. The skull … Read more

Super-Cool Flaming Skull Cake for 10-Year-Old Boy

Super-Cool Flaming Skull Cake for 10-Year-Old Boy

Since my son is apparently “too big” for theme parties, he just wanted to incorporate his favorite colors, orange and blue, and “cool stuff like skulls and flames” into his 10th birthday party cake and decorations.  So I printed up the invitations, which included an orange flaming skull and blue flames. For the cake, I … Read more

Coolest Halloween Skull Cake

Coolest Halloween Skull Cake

I wanted to try out the 3D skull pan for Wilton’s  and what better time than Halloween?? I baked 2 skulls and after putting them together I covered them both in white fondant. Looking at them just plain white was boring. So I took a paint brush and my black dye and smudged it all over the skull. … Read more

Coolest Halloween Skull Birthday Cake

Homemade Halloween Skull Birthday Cake

My Halloween Skull Birthday Cake was made for my daughter Rebekah who is older and not so fond of “normal” birthday cakes. The cake was made in an 8″ Wilton oval cake pan. The cake itself was milk chocolate and the icing was buttercream. The technique I used in putting the design on the cake … Read more

Coolest Evil Skull Birthday Cake

Homemade Evil Skull Birthday Cake

I started out this Evil Skull Birthday Cake by mixing up my own Red Velvet cake; I thought it was appropriate for this cake. With this cake pan you must spray with Pam and then coat with flour. The cake comes in 2 sections which have to be assembled. The backs of each cake half … Read more

Coolest Red Sox Skull Cake

Red Sox Skull Cake

My son has an October birth date, so this year he wanted a Halloween/Red Sox skull cake. This is what I came up with. I thought it turned out kind of neat. I was extremely rushed so the decorating is a little sloppy. I used store bought dark chocolate fudge cake mix with creamy white … Read more

Free Cake Decorating Idea for a Skull-Shaped Cake 0

This is for my son Raidens sixth birthday. The theme was skull! I had to make 48 cupcakes. I had never seen a cupcake cake before but really liked how this one turned out. Judging by the look on his face he did as well. I never let my boys see the cake before they … Read more

Cool Homemade Skull & Crossbones Birthday Cake

Homemade Skull & Crossbones Birthday Cake

We are a family run business – (Wee Tait Catering), and we were asked to create a Homemade Skull & Crossbones Birthday Cake for a birthday party. We decided to make the design of the skull funny rather than scary. I found it easier to use an oblong tray and then create a cut out … Read more

Free Cake Decorating Idea for a Skull-Shaped Cake 1

The King is made up of 63 hand crafted cookies in the shapes of bones. The skull is baked from cookies on a dowel and assembled with royal icing. All cookies are decorated with fondant. The cake is a full sheet pan size. Cut to square. Then the remainder is cut to 2 more squares … Read more

Creepy Homemade Skull Cake

Homemade Skull Cake

I made this Skull cake for a friend’s Halloween party. It consisted of a few round cakes, stacked and then sculpted, with slightly yellow tinged icing, black food colouring in the eyes, nose and mouth, and a generous sprinkling of chocolate cookie crumbs, chocolate rocks, and gummy worms.

Free Cake Decorating Idea for a Skull-Shaped Cake 2

I made this friendly girly skull cake for my nieces 12th birthday. Shes a little eclectic yet feminine (much like her aunt) and I wanted to make her a cake that reflected that. This is a two layer round. All I did was trim off small sections from the bottom to create the skull shape. … Read more

Skull and Crossbones Cake

Skull and Crossbone Cake

This Skull cake is a great cake for any Pirate fan. This was my five year old son’s choice of cake this year. Nice easy design and only two colors of icing. How simple can you get?

Coolest Skull and Cross Bones Cake

Homemade Skull and Cross Bones Cake

I made 50 cupcakes and a 6″ smash cake for a friend’s daughter’s fifth birthday. I made 25 strawberry mix cupcakes, 25 chocolate mix cupcakes, and the 6″ smash cake was strawberry. I tied black, pink and white ribbon into bows around each cupcake liner. I made homemade buttercream icing with the C&H Sugar recipe. … Read more

Free Cake Decorating Idea for a Skull-Shaped Cake 3

This is a free cake decorating idea that I made for my daughters grade 7 Halloween party. It was a big hit. I used a star tip for the rest of the head. With the chocolate frosting I drew outlines on the face to make everything pop. The spider was made out of a chocolate … Read more

Coolest Skull And Crossbone Cake

Homemade Skull And Crossbone Cake

This Skull And Crossbone Cake is the very first decorative cake I have ever made. My best friend’s daughter was having her 16th birthday and really wanted a skull and crossbone cake. We live in a very rural area and knew of nobody who would or could make the cake she wanted so badly, so … Read more

Coolest Pirate Skull Cake

Homemade Pirate Skull Cake

I made this Pirate Skull Cake for a friend’s wedding. Her husband loves pirates, so it was a grooms cake. I molded the skull out of rice crispy treats, covered it with fondant and painted it by hand with gel food coloring. I covered the other two cakes in fondant, and painted them also, as … Read more

Free Cake Decorating Idea for a Skull-Shaped Cake 4

This is our skull cake, it is very easy to make. We drew a skull on paper, baked our cakes, drew the outline over them, and cut them up. We used white icing all over the cake, and black icing for eyes, mouth and eyebrows. We used red candies for eyes. We bought Halloween gummy … Read more