Coolest Kayaking Birthday Cake

Coolest Kayaking Birthday Cake

This kayaking birthday cake was made to celebrate a 55th birthday and was a very fun cake to make. I planned the whole cake design in my head. It took some time and skill to bring to completion, but as noted, it was fun. Kayaking Birthday Cake Details We baked a round cake and added … Read more

50 is Fabulous Cupcake Stiletto Cake!

50 is Fabulous Cupcake Stiletto Cake!

I’m pretty proud of this stiletto cake. It was my first attempt at a cake of this magnitude.   The stiletto heels were made out of fondant and cupcakes. A challenge? Absolutely and I don’t want to toot my own horn, but it’s not too shabby for a non professional.  I had no idea what … Read more

Coolest Wine Barrel Cake

Finished product!

My client said she was having a surprise 50th birthday party for her husband at a winery and wanted a cake to go with that theme.  I searched wine barrel cake ideas online and found a few that I liked, especially one by The Cake Zone. I created the cake in 3 sections supported with … Read more

50th Over the Hill Cake

50th Over the Hill Cake

My uncle turned 50 and he is incredibly accident prone. Due to another accident, he had recently lost vision in his right eye.  My aunt wanted a fun cake that wouldn’t hurt his feelings. During a phone conversation with him, he spoke on the need to be bubble wrapped because of his latest injury. It … Read more

Coolest Kiss/ Gene Simmons Cake

Coolest Kiss/ Gene Simmons Cake

The head of the Kiss/ Gene Simmons cake was molded from rice krispies, covered in fondant, then the face was hand drawn with edible black marker. The hair was made from black molding chocolate and black Twizzlers. The tongue was made from red molding chocolate. The whole head is sitting on a round cake which is … Read more

Coolest Giant Cupcake for 50th Birthday

Coolest Giant Cupcake for 50th Birthday

My sister was 50 on November 5th. Well I just had to make her a surprise cake (she hates surprises). I started by making 3 orange flowers to decorate the cake with later. I also made some stars attached to wires and when these were hard I colored them with glitter. These were to resemble the fireworks to coincide with November … Read more

Coolest 50th Birthday Cake

Coolest 50th Birthday Cake

My friend Brenda was soon to become the big 50 and she asked me to bake her cake for her. She chose the colours she wanted and saw a cake topper she liked on eBay (well I made her a cake topper similar) to save money. We looked at lots of ideas and she chose styles of … Read more

Awesome Party Toilet Birthday Cake

Awesome Party Toilet Birthday Cake

I made this party toilet birthday cake for a longtime family friend that is a plumber. I used two pound cakes and one yellow cake mix combined.  I used an oval pan for the bottom bowl then used the same pan to mold the seat and cover using pastillage. I used two small square pans for … Read more

Special Birthday Cake For A Cat Lover

The Cake

To say that my boss is a cat lover is mild. She is a cat fanatic!  Her current collection includes Sam, Lucy and Gabby.  They are very loved, very spoiled and very special.  So when Tracey was preparing to celebrate turning 50 the obvious theme for her special birthday cake was CATS. Of course the … Read more

Coolest Full-Size Piano Keyboard Cake

Coolest Full-Size Piano Keyboard Cake

A friend of mine played keyboards in a local band. When he was turning 50, I was asked to make a keyboard cake for him. I had only ever worked with fondant a few times, on a very small scale. I don’t know why I thought I could make a full size keyboard cake and cover it … Read more

Coolest 50th Birthday Luau Cake

Coolest 50th Birthday Luau Cake

Believe it or not, this was a last minute cake! Made entirely by one person in one week, this cake wasn’t as hard as it looks. I had to take it tier by tier in order to not panic. I started with the bottom, which consists of buttercream and fondant rocks. The rocks were actually … Read more

Amazing Joker 50th Birthday Cake

The Joker cake

This was one of my favorite cakes I sculpted this year! My client was surprising his brother for his 50th birthday and asked if I could sculpt his favorite version of the Joker with the saying Its no joke turning 50 in caption bubble. I was super excited.The joker is completely cake sculpted from three … Read more

Cool Homemade 50th Birthday Cake

Coolest 50th Birthday Cake

This 50th birthday cake was made as rich fruit cakes but with gluten-free flour. It was made 3 months before the required date and “fed” once every two weeks with brandy. Then marzipaned and decorated. This cake was made for a friend’s birthday party to which there were approximately 250 guests. The flower decoration was … Read more

Coolest Perfect 50 Birthday Cake

Homemade Perfect 50 Birthday Cake

I baked this Perfect 50 Birthday Cake for a friend’s 50th birthday. The cake is vanilla and chocolate on each end and then swirled in the middle. I baked the cake in a 1/3 Sheet cake pan and cut about a third from the end to stack it and make the “judge’s stand”. I used … Read more