Ladybug and Dragonfly Cake

Ladybug and Dragonfly Cake

My daughter and I made this ladybug and dragonfly cake for her grandmother’s birthday. Her grandma loves dragonflies! We used this site for inspiration. Ladybug and Dragonfly Cake Directions We made the equivalent of 3 cake mixes to create and assemble this cake. We used two Pyrex bowls, a 9×13 cake pan, and a 10×15 … Read more

Cool Custom Dragonfly Cake

Cool Custom Dragonfly Cake

We made this dragonfly cake for my mom who loves dragonflies.  After seeing how others had approached the design, we decided to combine different approaches into one. For the body, we used 3 different containers.  A mini loaf pan for the body, a 2 cup measuring cup for the head, and smaller 1 cup ingredient … Read more

Coolest Dragonfly Birthday Cake

Homemade Dragonfly Birthday Cake

When I asked my soon-to-be three year old son what kind of cake he wanted for his birthday he said, “a purple, chocolate, dragonfly cake with sprinkles”. This Dragonfly Birthday Cake is what I came up with. I used five cupcakes for the tail, an over-sized cupcake for the head, two oval shaped cakes for … Read more

Coolest Dragonfly Cake

Homemade Dragonfly Cake

My boys had a frog and bug themed birthday this year. I decided to have a dragonfly cake made up of a slab cake and cupcakes. The wings and thorax of the dragonfly were cut in one piece from a rectangular slabcake (made using 3 x 340 g cake mixes). The eyes and abdomen were … Read more

Coolest Dragonfly Birthday Cake

Homemade Dragonfly Birthday Cake

Here is a Dragonfly Birthday Cake I made for a young girl’s birthday who loved dragon flies. I set out on a quest to make something different. The cake consisted of 10 pkts of cake mix and 16 jam donuts. Wow, a lot of baking. Later I ended up with 2 slabs, rectangle size, a … Read more

Cool Dragonfly Birthday Cake

Homemade Dragonfly Birthday Cake

I started out with 2 bowls to make the head and a rectangle pan for the body and 3 round pans for the wings of this Dragonfly Birthday Cake. I think if I was going to do it again I would use all rectangle pans and 2 bowls. I used Pyrex bowls and lined them … Read more

Cool Homemade Dragonfly Cake

Homemade Dragonfly Cake

This Dragonfly Cake is the first cake I’ve made, it was for my sister’s 18th birthday. I didn’t have a lot of tools to work with, iced the cake with chocolate icing, then made a template for the dragonfly. I traced around the template with a toothpick then drew the outline with a icing tube. … Read more

Coolest Coffee Mug with Dragonfly Cake

Homemade Coffee Mug with Dragonfly Cake

My sister asked me to make this cake for a friend of hers that loves coffee. I ended up using my Pampered Chef batter bowl which just happened to be the exact shape I was looking for. I combined all the ingredients of 1 box of pound cake, poured it in the batter bowl and … Read more

Coolest Homemade Dragonfly Cake Ideas 0

I cut the wings out of sheet cakes. The body was made out of different sized bowls ending with a cupcake. I then frosted the whole thing to make it all blend together. This was a huge cake!

Coolest Homemade Dragonfly Cake Ideas 1

My friend wanted a cake for her daughter. I found out she liked dragonflies. Not being able to find any pans in that shape nor such cake ideas, I designed the cake myself.I used a long loaf pan for the main body and used a real sharp knife to cut away some of the sides … Read more

Cool Homemade Dragonfly Birthday Cake

Homemade Dragonfly Birthday Cake

This homemade Dragonfly Birthday cake, made for a friend at work, was a sheet cake made out of two boxes of mix, then entirely carved. I decorated it with funfetti cake white frosting, black and white sparkle gel and sugar crystals. The wings were lattice cake decoration and white sugar crystals, which were just sprinkled … Read more