Coolest Camping Cake

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I made this camping cake for my 40 year old niece. For the toppers: I shaped the caravan out of white modeling paste, then added the windows and the door from gray fondant. Using black modeling paste, I made two tires, attached them to the caravan and then set it aside to dry. Next I … Read more

Cool Boy Scout Camping Cake

Cool Boy Scout Camping Cake

This boy scout camping cake was for the Boy Scout cake walk for my sons pack. He designed the cake and then I scoured the Internet to figure out how to make it! The cake is a half sheet chocolate with homemade buttercream. For the river I thinned the icing out a little more and … Read more

Awesome Adventure Cake for 5 Year Old Boy

Camping Adventure Cake

Hi, my name is Michelle. I have been making novelty cakes for family members for the past couple of years but now that I have recently retired from office work I am enjoying being able to spend more time learning and exploring all the possibilities with my hobby. Recently I was asked by my niece … Read more

Hottest Birthday Cake Around

Campfire from above

For my 10 year old son’s birthday party we decided to have a camping party in our backyard.  It was a big hit! We set up tents in the back, built a real campfire, roasted marshmallows, and told ghost stories, in addition to singing happy birthday with our the Hottest Cake Around!  I always enjoy … Read more

Boy Scout Fun Birthday Cake

Boy Scout Fun Birthday Cake

This boy scout fun birthday cake was made for my nephew’s birthday. It was super fun and he loved it. I used a traditional 9×13 and made a Boy Scouts campsite scene!! It had all the bells and whistles. I used green icing for the grass, crunched up graham crackers as dirt to make the ground … Read more

Coolest Scout Camp Cake

Coolest Scout Camp Cake

This scout camp cake was made to raise funds in a raffle to help towards cost of scout camp. It’s a simple sponge cake covered in fondant. All decorations are made of colored fondant except marshmallow on stick which is a mini marshmallow. It raised lots of money towards camp costs and as it was … Read more

Coolest Summertime Fun Camping Cake

Coolest Summertime Fun Camping Cake

The summertime fun camping cake is for a fellow employee’s birthday. The cake is chocolate iced with vanilla butter cream.  The dirt is made from crushed up graham crackers and the tents are also graham crackers broken in half covered with rolled butter cream and pretzel sticks for the poles. The pond is blue gel and the grass is … Read more

Coolest Waterfall Camping Cake

Coolest Waterfall Camping Cake

This waterfall camping cake was conceptualized and created by my 11 year old son,Robert. Every year we would make a cake for his cub scout Blue and Gold banquet for a cake auction. Pack 81 out of Chelmsford Massachusetts would have this auction as a fundraiser for the local food pantry. All proceeds would go directly to the pantry. … Read more

You-Can-Do-It Camping Cake

You-Can-Do-It Camping Cake

Let me just begin by admitting that if I had to do this for a living, my family would be eating very infrequently. It took me WAY longer to make these cakes than I am even willing to admit. But it was fun!  Well, all except the (first time for me) attempting to smooth the … Read more

Cool Homemade Camping Cake with Kit Kat Log Cabin

Homemade Camping Cake

My son requested a cabin cake for his 4th birthday. So this camping cake is what I came up with. The cabin is kit kat’s stuck together with candy melts. The birds and bear are candy melt molds. The tree is a tootsie roll molded down. The bunnies are freehand candy melts and the deer … Read more

Coolest Homemade Camping Cake with Lake and Canoe

Homemade Camping Cake

This is a Camping Cake that I made for my husband’s 30th birthday. The canoe, tent, campfire rocks and campfire logs are were all made out of fondant ahead of time. I made my husband, my son and myself out of fondant to put in the tent. The campfire flames were made by putting red, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Camping Cake Ideas 5

This camping cake idea came to me from my son. He wanted me to make a cake for Blue and Gold Day for Cub Scouts. His favorite thing to do is camp, so a cake is born.I used two 9×13 cakes (one yellow, one chocolate) iced them in a grass green then added jelly-bean “rocks” … Read more

Coolest Boy Scouts Cake

Homemade Boy Scouts Cake

Our cub scout group had a cake contest and the theme needed to be “earth friendly”. This is how my Boy Scouts Cake turned out. Everything also needed to be edible on the cake.

Coolest Homemade Camping Birthday Cake

Homemade Camping Birthday Cake

This Homemade Camping Birthday Cake was designed for a double birthday party that had a camp out theme. Each of the birthday kids got to choose their favorite color for the tent and then I tried to make a likeness of them peeking out of through the tent flap. I also made a sign to … Read more

Cool Homemade Camping Birthday Cake with Campfire

Homemade Camping Birthday Cake

This Camping Birthday Cake was a huge hit! The trees are sugar cones iced green. I used the star tip and pulled out long strands to make them look like branches. To secure them to the cake I used long pretzel sticks inside the cones. The tent is graham crackers iced together and covered in … Read more

Cool Homemade Camping Scene Cake

Homemade Camping Cake

I made this Homemade Camping Cake for my five year old’s Toy Story-themed birthday party. I wanted to include the camping scene since the party was being held at the local nature center. The cake is actually two 13×9 inch cakes made from regular store-bought “funfetti” mixes (son’s choice). Once cooled, I trimmed the domes … Read more

Cute Homemade Camping Scene Birthday Cake

Homemade Camping Birthday Cake

I made this Camping Birthday Cake for my husband’s birthday. He loves to go camping and is very into the fire and cooking while there, so of course I had to include that. It was my first time trying to mold with fondant and my first time using a writing tool (writing is not my … Read more

Coolest Sylvanian Birthday Islands Camping Cake

Homemade Sylvanian Birthday Islands Camping Cake

My daughter requested a Sylvanian cake for her birthday this year. So I had a look on-line and was surprised to find so few ideas around. So I waited for inspiration to strike! I decided to make a Sylvanian birthday islands camping cake. I baked two 7 inch round cakes and one square (although the … Read more

Coolest Camping Tent Birthday Cake

Homemade Camping Tent Birthday Cake

Bake a 9×13 chocolate (dirt) cake for this Camping Tent Birthday Cake. Frost it green, very smooth. Build tent using chocolate pop tarts, pretzel sticks and brown frosting. Make a circle of brown frosting and add campfire, using chocolate rocks, pretzel sticks and orange/red frosting. Fill one sugar cones with frosting, pipe out “needles” using … Read more

Coolest Camping Theme Cake

Homemade Camping Theme Cake

My son had to make a cake and decorate for a Scout competition. I decided a Homemade Camping Theme Cake would be most appropriate. I searched this site to see what others had done. Using some of the tips and coming up with my own, I have my rendition to share. Use a decorating icing … Read more

Coolest Camp Birthday Cake

Homemade Camp Birthday Cake

I got most of my ideas for this camp birthday cake from this website so I thought it would be good to share the results! My son wanted a German chocolate cake so I made the cake. I had intended to weave green food coloring in it before baking to give it a camouflage inside … Read more

Coolest Campsite Cake

Homemade Campsite Cake

I got most of my ideas for this Campsite Cake from this website, so thanks to all of you for posting! My son and I made this campsite cake for his cub scout cake bake off contest. It’s two 9 x 13 cakes, one yellow and one chocolate. I made my own butter cream icing. … Read more

Coolest Boy Scouts Camping Cake

Homemade Boy Scouts Camping Cake

The Boy Scouts Camping Cake was able to feed 80 people. I used gum paste and fondant for the boy scout figures and ginger bread for the house. As for the tress I used rice crisp then piped over them using butter cream frosting. The entire cake was covered in butter cream then sprinkled with … Read more

Cool Homemade Camping Birthday Cake

Homemade Camping Birthday Cake

I made this Camping Birthday cake for my adult niece, who loves to go camping. I baked the one layer in a sheet pan. The trees are upside down sugar ice-cream cones, piped with buttercream. The rocks by the water and around the fire place, the red fish, as well as the snake sunning itself … Read more