Coolest Homemade Barn Cake Photos and How-To Tips 2

My Aunt Judy outdid herself for my son Josiahs 1st birthday party. Since I didn’t make it I can’t share a whole lot of helpful hints but I searched and searched for pictures of a barn cake so I thought it might be helpful for some just to see it. I do know that the … Read more

Cute Homemade Barn Cake

Homemade Barn Cake

Little Red Barn Cake is the name of the cake. I found it on the Pillsbury website. I cut out a template,traced it on a sheet cake. Hope you get the idea. I used shoe string potatoes, graham crackers, animal crackers etc. Do your own thing, have fun with it.

Coolest Farmyard Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Farmyard Birthday Cake Idea

I made this Farmyard Birthday Cake Idea for a friend who’s little boy was turning two years old. It was my first time to use marshmallow fondant. Once I learned to cover my hands with JUST A DAB of Crisco, the fondant was a fun challenge. The frosting is buttercream and chocolate buttercream. The barn … Read more

Adorable Homemade Barnyard Birthday Cake

Homemade Barnyard Birthday Cake

My boy Phillip turned 1 year old on 16 Jan 2012. He absolutely adores animals, all kinds, so I decided on a cheerful farm-themed birthday party. I used a large sheet cake for the ‘farm yard’ and cut a second sheet of cake into 4 pieces, stacked them and shaped the top to form the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Barn Cake Photos and How-To Tips 3

I made this cake for a barn themed party. I used the Wilton house cake pan then frosted it red for the barn. The hay on the ground is toasted coconut. For the haystacks I used cupcakes and the Wilton mini dome pan – the dome cakes are the haystacks next to the barn by … Read more

Coolest Farm Cake

Homemade Farm Cake

For the barn I used 4 8 x 8 cakes and then layered them together and cut the two sides of the top layer on an angel so the excess came out as two triangles and then I just placed the two triangles on the top of the cake to make one big triangle. I … Read more

Cool Homemade Farmyard Birthday Cake

Coolest Farmyard Birthday Cake

I wanted to make my son a Farmyard Birthday Cake for his first birthday because he loves his Fisher Price Barn he got from his Grandma and Grandpa. I looked at a lot of different barn and farm cake ideas online, but so many used the Wilton stand-up house pan, which I do not have … Read more

Coolest Homemade Barn Cake Photos and How-To Tips 4

What you will need for making cakes is: * White Cake Mix * 2 Loaf Pans * Red and Green Food Coloring * Vanilla Frosting * Oreo Cookies * 1 Pinwheel Cookie * Bag of Coconut * Chocolate Sprinkles * Tube of White Drawing Icing * Farm Animals or other miniature barnyard toys. I first … Read more

Sweet Homemade 3D Barnyard Birthday Cake

Homemade Barnyard Birthday Cake

I made this Barnyard Birthday Cake for my son’s first birthday. I baked 2 sheet cakes as the base and layered them. I baked a 9X13 cake to make the barn and about 9 cupcakes for the silo and the haystacks. I cut the 9X13 cake and stacked it up using dowels to hold it. … Read more

Coolest Barnyard Birthday Cake

Homemade Barnyard Birthday Cake

This Homemade Barnyard Birthday Cake was made for my co-worker’s son’s first birthday. They live on a farm and he LOVES animals so we knew right away we wanted to do a barn yard cake. The base of the cake was made with two cake mixes in a 10×15 cake pan. This was a marble … Read more

Coolest Barnyard-Theme Picture of Cakes 1

COW HEAD: with Royal Icing, Use tips 2, 3, 4, 12, 81. Use tip #12 and hold bag at a 45° angle to cake. Starting at neck, squeeze with medium pressure and move bag upward, increasing pressure to build up head, with a continuous shell-like motion, return to neck. Pipe a tip #4 dot snout … Read more

Coolest Homemade Barn Cake Photos and How-To Tips 5

I made this cake for my 4 year olds horseback riding party at the farm. The girls always want strawberry cake so I did a single sheet for the base and then pound cake for the barn using the 3D house cake pan. I used sugar cookies with a hole in the middle for the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Barnyard Birthday Cake with Edible Animals

Homemade Barnyard Birthday Cake

My daughter wanted another pet pig for her birthday and talked about wanting a mini farm. She lives out in the country and has a vineyard. For her birthday cake I made her, ” Her mini Farm”. I had seen a cake that was somewhat like it and then decided to make my own Barnyard … Read more

Cool Homemade 2-Tier Farm Birthday Cake

Homemade Farm Birthday Cake

I made this two tiered Farm Birthday Cake for my son’s third birthday party. The bottom tier is a two-layer 10” round; the top tier is a two-layer 6” round. I used two boxes of cake mix—each box made one 10” cake and one 6” cake. It took a total of three cans of icing … Read more

Coolest Barnyard-Theme Picture of Cakes 2

I used only one 9×13 cake for the barn. The doors to the barn are “Chicken in a Biscuit” crackers with pretzels surrounding and the hay in the loft is Piknik shoestring potato chips. The grass is green dyed coconut. I then iced the cake with red tinted frosting and used a Pampered Chef Easy … Read more

Coolest Homemade Barn Cake Photos and How-To Tips 6

The front barn cake is a standard 9×13 sheet cake iced in white buttercream then decorated with Little People toys and fence. The pigs “dirt “ is chocolate icing. The yellow haystacks are cupcakes turned upside down and then iced using the Wilton grass tip. The red barn silo is made with sandwich cookies stuck … Read more

Cool Homemade Barnyard Animal Birthday Cake

Homemade Barnyard Birthday Cake

For my son Quinn’s first birthday, I made a homemade barnyard birthday cake. I used three different circle pans, and because I don’t like the taste of fondant I opted for Wilton’s buttercream recipe and then made all the animals out of fondant. It was my first time using fondant, and I loved it! I … Read more

Coolest Barn Cake

Homemade Barn Cake

I made an 8×8 cake for the Barn Cake, and trimmed the top third into a peak. The roof was “shingled” with graham crackers. Graham crackers were also used for the barn doors. Pretzel sticks were used for timbers, and yellow tinted coconut was used for hay. If I were to make this again I … Read more

Coolest Barnyard-Theme Picture of Cakes 3

First, a couple days before the party, I started on the barn. I used graham crackers (my friend helped me with this – it is helpful for more than two hands for this step!) We used graham crackers and held them together with lots of melted chocolate. As we “stuck” each piece (walls, ceiling, roof) … Read more

Coolest Homemade Barn Cake Photos and How-To Tips 7

I ordered the base cake in a local supermarket only with the white and yellow icing. I tinted green coconut flakes using food coloring. You need to let the flakes dry, so it’s best if you can do it the day before the party. Put the tinted coconut flakes on the barn cake and decorate … Read more