Cool Homemade Artist Palette Birthday Cake

Homemade Artist Palette Birthday Cake

I made this Artist Palette cake for my daughter’s fifth birthday which had an arts and craft theme. The cake was a 9″ x 13″ cake. I made it into a rainbow cake by dividing up the yellow cake batter into six equal parts and then coloring each a different color: purple, blue, green, red, … Read more

Coolest Crayon Cake

Crayon Cake

I recently decided to take up cake decorating. I had my first order for a birthday cake and the theme for the party was crayons. I was asked to do a crayon cake. I checked out some pictures on the web and went from there. The cake was chocolate with buttercream icing. I was pleased … Read more

Coolest Crayon-Shaped Kid Cake Photo and Tips 4

Once I had the idea for a theme for the party, I drew a picture of the 3 crayons. I then took it to a copy store and had them blow it up as large as I wanted the kid cake to be. I then made 3 cakes that were baked in 9×13 pyrex pans. … Read more

Coolest Tie Dye Birthday Cake

Homemade Tie Dye Birthday Cake

This Homemade Tie Dye Birthday Cake was requested by a customer for her daughter’s 12th birthday. They wanted a tie dye cake that was colorful inside as well as out. It was a lot of fun to make. I started with dyeing the cake batter the 6 colors of the rainbow. I sprayed the half … Read more

Coolest Artist Palette Birthday Cake

Homemade  Artist Palette Birthday Cake

After finishing just one cake in my first cake decorating class, my grandma asked me to make her a birthday cake for her 75th, not knowing that we were throwing her a surprise party. I decided to try making an Artist Palette Birthday Cake, as I thought it would not be too difficult to do … Read more

Coolest Crayon Cake

Homemade Never Grow Old Cake

I made this crayon cake theme for my daughter’s 23rd birthday. It all started when I found these crayon candles months ago. She still loves to color! I used a big 12x18x2″ Wilton cake pan for a white cake. Made buttercream frosting for top and trim. I wanted to make a coloring book, so I … Read more

Coolest Crayon-Shaped Kid Cake Photo and Tips 5

This Crayon kid cake is time consuming, but the end product is amazing!! 1 box (18.5 oz.) yellow-cake mix 2 cans (16 oz. each) vanilla frosting Blue, green, orange, red, and yellow food coloring 5 Yodels or Ho Hos or swiss logs 1 cup dark-chocolate-fudge frosting Green sour-licorice strips 1. Using pound-cake variation (add instant … Read more

Coolest Pencil And Paper Cake

Pencil And Paper Cake

I actually first saw this pencil and paper cake on your site, but it was just a pencil on a sheet of paper that said ‘back to school.’ I thought it was cute and I wanted to try and make the paper. So I made a sheet cake and a rectangular one. After they were … Read more

Coolest Tie Dye Peace Cake

Homemade Tie Dye Peace Cake

I made this Tie Dye Peace Cake for my hippyish friend. I decided on this cake, because when I was thinking about what kind of cake would best sum up her funky personality, I had it narrowed down to 2 things – tie dye and peace. So I put the 2 together and walla! An … Read more

Coolest Art Cake

Homemade Art Cake

My brother is going to art school and so when his birthday came around I knew I had to use some of his art for an art cake. I bake four eight inch round cakes. Two were for the paint palette and one was for the art piece. The fourth one was to be used … Read more

Coolest Box Of Crayons Birthday Cake

Homemade Box Of Crayons Birthday Cake

This Box Of Crayons Birthday Cake is for my cousin’s youngest child’s 3rd birthday, all she does is color! It’s a half sheet cake with a ‘chunk’ cut of of one end and a sheet of grayish fondant placed in the hole to make it look like the back of the box. Iced with yellow … Read more

Coolest Crayon-Shaped Kid Cake Photo and Tips 6

Behind the cake theres a draw-string piñata I made from a box. I cut a trap door in the bottom and attached strings – only one of which releases the trap door. Around the cake are “crayons” made by dipping Twix sticks into candy melts. You could also use pretzel rods, but those aren’t available … Read more

Coolest Pencil-Shaped Cake Decoration Ideas 0

The first thing I did the day before baking the cake was coloring the icing. I still cant believe how exact I got the colors. For the pencil color, I started mixing equal parts of orange and yellow and once the shading was pretty good, I put in a smidge of brown to darken it … Read more

Cool Homemade Tie Dye Birthday Cake

Homemade Tie Dye Birthday Cake

I made this Tie Dye Birthday Cake for my niece. She wanted a retro, tie dye cake for her birthday. Used 10 inch circle cakes and 6 inch for top of cake. I also used fondant to cover cake, to make the tie dye look, and for the peace signs. By mixing several colors of … Read more

Awesome Homemade Artist Palette Birthday Cake

Homemade Artist Palette Birthday Cake

My parents are both artists who mainly do watercolors AND their birthdays are 4 days apart. They loved this Artist Palette Birthday Cake. After seeing other cakes like it on this site and the web, I found a clip art picture of an artists palette, enlarged it and cut it out. I baked and stacked … Read more

Coolest Crayola Colors Box Cake

Homemade Crayola Colors Box

I got this idea from this website. My niece Katia turned 6 years old and she loves to color everything, so when I saw this idea, I knew I would have to try to duplicate it. My nephews Anthony and Arthur helped me with this homemade Crayola colors box cake. I baked two rectangular cakes … Read more

Coolest Crayon-Shaped Kid Cake Photo and Tips 7

The cake was made out of a 1/2-sheet cake. The yellow and green frosting on the cake is buttercream frosting. The girl who made the cake for me just measured in a few inches from each side of the cake to cut the open part of the “crayon box”. She made the “crayons” on the … Read more

Coolest Van Gogh’s Starry Night Cake

Homemade Van Gogh's Starry Night Cake

I made this Van Gogh’s Starry Night Cake for my dad’s birthday. It’s just a plain old chocolate cake from the box with white frosting. I took a couple handfuls of coconut and colored them to match the painting and just decorated the cake to look like starry night.

Cool Homemade Tie Dye Cake

Homemade Tie Dye Cake

This Tie Dye cake was tie dyed inside and out! The cake was a white cake mix and I took 1 cup of batter and divided it into 3 bowls and used food coloring to make it pink, blue and green then dropped teaspoons full into the batter and swirled with a toothpick. To make … Read more

Coolest Paint Pallete Cake Idea

Homemade Paint Pallete Cake Idea

My name is Danielle from Manalapan. I am 10 yrs old, and love to bake and decorate cakes like my mom. This Paint Pallete Cake Idea I made for a local cake decorating contest. The first thing I did to prepare this cake is carve out the pound cake that I made into the pallete … Read more

Coolest Crayola Crayon Cake

Homemade Crayola Crayon Cake

This Crayola Crayon Cake can be made using any favourite cake recipe. Prepare and bake the cake using a 13×9 cake pan. Once cake is baked and cool, place on cake board. At the top of the cake (9″ section), slice midway through the cake lengthwise approximately two inches. Bring your knife back to the … Read more

Coolest Crayon-Shaped Kid Cake Photo and Tips 8

When the cakes were cool enough, I spread pastry cream on them and then a generous amount of sliced bananas and strawberries. I did 3 layers of yellow cake and 2 layers of filling. I did a crumb coating of white icing first and after it set, I did a 2nd coat of yellow icing. … Read more

Coolest Starry Night Birthday Cake

Homemade Starry Night Birthday Cake

My cousin and I decorated this Starry Night Birthday Cake for a birthday party. We dipped toothpicks in food coloring to make the details. The background was piped. The cake itself is just regular box cake with vanilla frosting.

Coolest Groovy Tie Dye Peace Sign Birthday Cake

Homemade Groovy Tie Dye Peace Sign Birthday Cake

I borrowed this idea for a Groovy Tie Dye Peace Sign Birthday Cake after looking at several sites for inspiration for our daughter’s groovy 6th birthday cake. I started with a white butter cake recipe that I enjoy. I crumb-coated the cake with a white royal icing. After that, I took the remaining icing and … Read more