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 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 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 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 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 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