Cutest Homemade Dinosaur Birthday Cake

Homemade Dinosaur Birthday Cake

My Daughter wanted a dinosaur cake for her birthday, so after looking for some ideas this is what I came up with. I made the cake in a regular 9×13 cake pan. I had a picture of the dinosaur I wanted, printed it out, and cut it out. Then I placed the picture on top … Read more

Coolest Homemade Dinosaur Cake Photos and How-To Tips 0

The cake was a chocolate mud cake packet mix. I used a deep 9 inch round tin (for the head) and two muffin holes in a muffin pan (for the eyes). When the cake was cooled I cut the shape from a template. The cake was then frosted with butter cream frosting and decorated with … Read more

Coolest Homemade Dinosaur Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 4

My sons second birthday party had a dinosaur theme and I wanted to keep to the theme. I decided on a decorated number 2-cake shape and called it Jurassic Park. This was a major crowd pleaser, was so easy to make, an absolute pleasure to decorate and watch my son and other children enjoy. I … Read more

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The marbled ground is fondant or roll able icing. The “rocks” are gummies and the dirt-like brown color is chocolate icing. The entire thing is edible except for one wooden rod holding up the neck and four toothpicks holding up the spikes on the dinosaurs back.s back.

Coolest Triceratops Dinosaur Cake

Dinosaur Cake

I made this Triceratops dinosaur cake using boxed cake mixes and refrigerated cookie dough. I used round cake pans (2-8″ 2-6″). I didn’t use all of the cake I baked but I always make more than I need…JUST IN CASE!! For the body I cut one of the 8″ cakes in half and stacked them … Read more

Cool Homemade Dinosaur Cake

Homemade Dinosaur Cake

Bake 2 8″ or 9″ rounds for this Dinosaur cake. After they cooled I put them in the freezer briefly to make it easier to cut the shapes. On one round, slice off half an inch off the edge. From that cut edge, cut an inverted U shape so you end up with a large … Read more

Coolest TRex Dinosaur Birthday Cake

Homemade TRex Dinosaur Birthday Cake

I made this TRex Dinosaur Birthday Cake for two young boys birthday. I used 3 10inch round cakes and leveled them and filled each level with buttercream frosting. I carved out a basic shape of a Dino. Think Cartoon shape leaving enough room for the craved out for the center of the mouth. I then … Read more

Coolest 1st Birthday Dinosaur Cake

Homemade 1st Birthday Dinosaur Cake

I made this 1st Birthday Dinosaur Cake for a friend of mine and got the idea from the party plates she ordered from the internet. The cake is chocolate cake with vanilla frosting. I started with the body of the Dino. I used 2 8″ rounds with icing in between, placed cardboard cutout to size … Read more

Coolest T Rex Fossil Cake

Homemade T Rex Fossil Cake

My nephew has been obsessed with dinosaurs his entire life so it was no surprise when he requested a dinosaur cake for his upcoming birthday. He was very specific, insisting his cake have a T-rex (of course, with this being his all time FAVORITE), a brontosaurus, a pterodactyl, and a stegasaurus. I wasn’t looking forward … Read more

Cool Dinosaur Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Dinosaur Birthday Cake Idea

I made this Dinosaur Birthday Cake Idea for my son’s third birthday. It’s made from two 24cm round cakes (they were quite high too). I made them from scratch (not packet cakes) because I was worried about the icing and crumbs. One cake was cut in half from the top to the base then the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Dinosaur Cake Photos and How-To Tips 1

Its best if you use white cake in these molds because they come out better and even better if you reduce the amount of oil in your cake to one tablespoon instead of however much it says on the box! To make buttercream frosting: 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup shortening 1 tblspn vanilla 4 cups … Read more

Coolest Homemade Dinosaur Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 5

The Dinosaur Menagerie came about thanks to inspiration from this site, so I thought it only fitting to add back! I didnt have a dinosaur cake pan and was out of time, so I came up with my own. The cupcakes were for the kids’ party at a Fossil finding party place. I made 24 … Read more

Coolest Dinosaur Cake Photos and How-To Tips 9

I used half a cupcake for each leg/foot and two whole ones stacked on top of each other behind the snout area to give the dinosaur more of a head. In the past I have tried doing shaped cakes and the crumbs mixing with the icing were always a hassle. So I tried to keep … Read more

Cute Homemade 2D Dinosaur Cake

Dinosaur Cake

For this Dinosaur cake I drew a few sketches of the dinosaur shape that I wanted. After a few trial cakes I discovered that the best way to use the most cake was to free hand the cutting. I used a 12 by 18 inch pan and three boxed cake mixes. For best results removing … Read more

Cool Homemade Red and Orange Dinosaur Cake With a Volcano

Homemade Dinosaur Cake

My son loves dinosaurs. He wanted a dinosaur cake and he wanted a volcano. So for his 7th birthday I made him just that. I made the bottom part with yellow pound cake and the dinosaur and volcano chocolate cake. It was very easy to make. For the dinosaur I baked a small round cake … Read more

Creative Homemade Dinosaur Stegosaurus Cake

Homemade Dinosaur Stegosaurus Cake

This Dinosaur Stegosaurus cake is a double layer cake so you would either need to double a cake recipe for 2 9×13’s or buy two cake mixes. The cake was made from a store-bought cake pan. Once they cooled, stack on top of each other. Instead of trying to get the proper brown color, I … Read more

Adorable Homemade Dinosaur Birthday Cake

Homemade Dinosaur Birthday Cake

I had so much fun creating this cute “dippy dino” for a friend’s party. The Dinosaur Birthday Cake was much easier to make than it looks and the only complaint I got was that “he didn’t taste anything like dinosaur meat”. Haha! I used a glass bowl to bake this vanilla cake to give it … Read more

Coolest Dinosaur Cake and Cupcakes


The main cake is chocolate cake. I baked it in a metal mixing bowl so I didn’t have to sculpt it. Once baked, I cut in through the middle and put some butter cream icing on, then over the top. Covered in fondant and sculpted the neck (which is held with spaghetti pasta). I was … Read more

Coolest Dinosaur Birthday Cake

Homemade Dinosaur Birthday Cake

my son is turning 4 this summer and is really into dinosaurs. I was trying to figure out a theme for his party and SUPRISE, he said dinosaurs mom, so dinosaurs it is. I have never really decorated a cake before other than putting a can of icing on it and I decided that since … Read more

Coolest Homemade Dinosaur Cake Photos and How-To Tips 2

The dinosaur is covered in stars and his back is cardboard triangles covered black. I also outlined it in grey. The pole is also cardboard. The buildings are painted with colored frosting and dots made the windows. Flames were added and colored yellow and red. The road has cracks added and I also added a … Read more

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After chilling I cut the cake at a slightly off diagonal. Do not cut corner to corner the nose is too pointed. I then slid the “jaw” off the parchment and flipped it over. A triangle of cake must be cut away to fit the lower jaw on. An angled cut on the inside of … Read more