Awesome Farm Animal Cake

Barnyard Cake

This farm animal cake was made for my son’s birthday July 2, 2015. The animals I made (cow, chicks/chicken, and pigs) took the longest to make. The pig pen is an idea a relative sent me. That and the actual cake were very simple to make. The bottom layer is 9 in cake. The top … Read more

Cool Farm Cake with Pretzel Stick Fence

Cool Farm Cake with Pretzel Stick Fence

My daughter wanted a pony ride birthday party so I decided to surprise her with a farm cake. I used pretzel sticks for the fence, for the barn roof I used cereal and for the sides I used fruit sticks. For the hay I also used cereal tied up with ties. For the mud I … Read more

Coolest Ploughed Field Farm Cake

Coolest Ploughed Field Farm Cake

I first made this ploughed field farm cake for my eldest son’s third birthday. Twenty five years later I was asked by my daughter to bake a cake for the third birthday of her son (my grandson)! Obviously I was honoured to be asked. He is our first grandchild. Without looking at any other cakes … Read more

Cool 3-Tier Farm Cake for a First Birthday

Cool 3-Tier Farm Cake for a First Birthday

This farm cake was supposed to be a simple 2 tier cake with a farm scene. It was for a 1st birthday party for a little boy. His mom really wanted the barn on top but a cake that size was out of the budget. I said I would find some little farm animals and … Read more

Amazing Barnyard Cake

Amazing Barnyard Cake

My grandson Cayden, who turned four on this birthday, presented me with a drawing of exactly how he wanted his birthday cake to look. “I want a farmyard please, grandma”. He was very specific in explaining that he wanted a tree with apples, there HAD to be a pond with fish jumping out, the barn … Read more

Cool County Fair Cake

Cool County Fair Cake

Our Jefferson County Tennessee Fair was celebrating its 70th year this year and I decided to submit a cake in the Decorated Cake contest. I had made a decorated wedding cake last year, which I won 1st place for so I decided why not try again. I decided to design the cake with a true … Read more

Farmyard Joint Birthday Cake

Farmyard Joint Birthday Cake

My nephew asked if I could make his two children a joint birthday cake. The theme being farm animals as they were having a travelling farm for their party. I was quite nervous doing this as I’ve never made animals before and having tried a few different animals the results were not great as I … Read more

Cool Homemade 3-Tier Farm Scene Birthday Cake

Coolest Farm Scene Birthday Cake

A friend of ours asked me to make another cake for her daughter’s 2nd birthday, the theme was a farm as her party was at a farm. She sent me details of how she wanted it made. I had to make cows, pigs, bee’s and sheep. It was a three tier cake. I made the cakes. … Read more

Cool Homemade Farmer Scene Birthday Cake

Cool Homemade Farmer Scene Birthday Cake

No matter your age, celebrate your inner child!  This farmer themed cake was delivered to an 85 year old man who loves John Deere tractors, cows and his little brown dog.  He had no idea there was a surprise birthday party in the works, or that he would receive a birthday cake! Wanting the elderly … Read more

Coolest Farm Scene Birthday Cake

Coolest Farm Scene Birthday Cake

What a week, I decided that making a farm themed cake for my grandson’s 2nd birthday would not only be fun but easy. Needless to say, farming is not to be taken lightly! I started with what I thought was the beginning, the design. I researched, YouTubed, and made drawings til I was pleased with … Read more

Coolest John Deere Birthday Cake

Coolest John Deere Birthday Cake

My mom sent me a picture of a John Deere birthday cake. It was a 3 tier cake and told me she thought I should make this cake for my  son’s 3rd birthday and at first I was kinda scared cause I’ve never made a 3 tier cake before with so much detail to it … Read more

Farm Themed Birthday Cake

Farm Themed Birthday Cake

It had always been on my mind to do a farm themed birthday cake. And what better occasion than a kids’ party! I prepared the fondant figures before hand i.e the piglet and the ducklings. The duckling were a request from my kids and the piglet came as a request from one of their friends. … Read more

Cool Homemade Farming Scene Birthday Cake

Coolest Farming Scene Birthday Cake

This farming scene birthday cake was my first cake that I did for a friend and I was thrilled with how it turned out. My friend’s little boy absolutely loves John Deere tractors and everything about farming.  His mom wanted a nice cake with a tractor and some plastic farm animals on it. Well, this is … Read more

Coolest Farming Scene Birthday Cake

Coolest Farming Scene Birthday Cake

The Request: “Mom, for Garrett’s second birthday would you make a cake with farm animals and real tractors?” When my daughter plans a birthday party, her creative juices flow, and the party becomes an event with a theme.  And this year, the farm with animals and tractors were to set the stage. How could I … Read more

Gitty-Up Cowboy Cake

Gitty-Up Cowboy Cake

I make this Gitty-Up cowboy cake  for my son’s 6th birthday. For weeks my son asked for a Soccer birthday party so I was dead set on making a soccer cake for him, BUT at the last minute he decided he wanted a cowboy birthday party. With only 2 days to change EVERYTHING from soccer to … Read more

Coolest Tractor Birthday Cake

Homemade Tractor Birthday Cake

I did this tractor birthday cake for my 5 year old son’s birthday. He loves tractors and John Deere. The cake is made of 2 oblong cakes put together. To do the brown plowed field it is chocolate icing that I put on then put in the refrigerator to get the icing stiff. Then I … Read more

Coolest Ideas for Making Cakes for a Barnyard Party 11

Use any type of cake mix and make a rectangular cake. Use white whipped icing and mix it with either green food coloring or green gel coloring (I used the gel). Use the green frosting as your base color. Then make a road through the center of the cake with crushed graham crackers and decorate … Read more

Coolest Country Cake

Country to Washington D.C.

This country cake is my sister’s birthday cake for the year that she moved from rural Virginia to Washington, D.C. Because I needed space I made it in in a 12X17 inch jelly roll pan. I used one box of cake mix per layer (three layers). I used chocolate cake mix both because she requested … Read more

Coolest Tractor Cake

Homemade Tractor Cake

My son had a John Deere tractor birthday party on a farm. This tractor cake was 2 9×13 sheet cakes that I put together. They weren’t completely even and that worked out perfectly because it looked more realistic of the ground. I used a grass tip to pipe the green grass. The garden is chocolate … Read more

Coolest Homemade Farm Birthday Cake

Homemade Farm Birthday Cake

My nephew asked me to make this Farm cake for his fourth birthday. I did alot of internet searching to find a design that best suited him and this website was very helpful! This was the first time I had ever worked with fondant; I didn’t have a great recipe so I found it hard … Read more

Coolest Farmyard and Tractor Birthday Cake

Homemade Farmyard and Tractor Birthday Cake

I made this Farmyard and Tractor cake for a friend’s birthday party. Their son, having had tractor cakes for the previous two years, wanted something a little different this year. I baked and frosted a 9″ x 13″ single layer cake. I frosted it with green. I then added the “dirt” by using crushed graham … Read more

Cool Homemade Farming Cake

Farming Cake

We decided to have a John Deere themed birthday party this year for our three year old and one year old (Their birthdays are only five days apart). This farming cake was the oldest’s cake. He’s very much into tractors right now. This is one of my first attempts at cake decorating, but I had … Read more

Coolest John Deere Tractor Cake

Homemade John Deere Tractor Cake

I used the Pantastic Plastic Tractor pan and followed the directions to make the John Deere Tractor Cake out of candy melts. Then I baked a cake in that pan, and another in a large oval pan. I stacked the cakes and covered them with green fondant, then attached the tractor to the top with … Read more

Cool Homemade Farming Cake with Graham Crackers Field

Homemade Tractors Round Baling Cake

I got this idea for a farming cake from looking at numerous cakes on this site. The cake is a 11X15 mock angel food. I frosted it with white buttercream and added some grass with cows grazing in the corner. I used tip #233 for grass. The field is made of chocolate graham crackers and … Read more