Coolest Homemade Volcano Cake Photos and How-To Tips 2

I was shocked and a little upset the day my daughter decided, for her 5th Birthday party, she wanted a Dinosaur theme. I couldnt believe it…my little girl wanted a “boys” theme!After contemplating my options, however, I couldn’t believe how much fun one could have with this theme! I wanted a unique cake, so I … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Homemade Volcano Cake

My nephew wanted a dinosaur-inspired cake, and I couldn’t find any cake pans or ideas for a dinosaur that didn’t look cartoon-like. Online, I found some ideas for this Volcano Cake, and embellished with some decorating and landscape. The base cake is a simply 13″x9″ oblong cake. The “volcano” is from a Wilton Wonderpan (which … Read more

Coolest Volcano Dirt Cake

Homemade Volcano Dirt Cake

My son helped me make this Volcano Dirt Cake for his 8th birthday. We baked a chocolate bundt cake to use as a base and froze it after we removed it from the pan. This makes it easier to “carve”. We followed a dirt cake recipe we got from the web, added more cookies and … Read more

Volcano Cake

Dino Island

This was a Volcano cake for my son’s 4th birthday. He was so excited about his dino cake. I made the base of the cake out of an 11x15x2 cake pan which I made 2 cakes into 4 layers. I then made the volcano out of a Wilton doll cake pan which I cut a … Read more

Coolest Dinosaur Land Volcano Cake

Homemade Dinosaur Land Volcano Cake

This homemade Dinosaur Land Volcano cake was pretty easy to make and my son loved it! I started out by baking 2 boxes of cake mix, one in an angel food cake pan and the other in a regular round cake pan. After letting them cool I placed the round cake on a baking sheet … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Smoking Volcano Cake

My 4 year old son wanted a volcano cake with dinosaurs for his birthday. So, I stacked several cakes together to make it big enough. I used 10 inch, 9 inch, and 8 inch cheesecake pans and 2 Pyrex bowls to make the main volcano pyramid. I then cut away the hard edges to make … Read more

Easy Homemade Dinosaur Volcano Cake

Homemade Dinosaur Volcano Cake

First I made the base of the Dinosaur Volcano Cake with a 9×13 cake pan and the volcano with a Pyrex bowl, glass and oven safe. After the cakes had cooled I cut the cakes to make them flat, then I placed the rectangle base on the platter and the half sphere on top. I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Volcano Cake Photos and How-To Tips 5

I made this cake almost 2 feet high – it was quite amazing I must say! The kids all loved it. First, I made a chocolate cake from scratch, as the box cakes are far too crumbly and weak to support this cake (the homemade cake is really firm and heavy). I used several round … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Homemade Volcano Cake

The volcano cake was for 50th Birthday. We were looking to do Tropical Theme, what better than a Volcano Island. I used different sizes of round yellow cake, 5 layers. For frosting I used butter cream. Cake crumbs for racks and gel for lava.

Coolest Volcano Cake

Homemade Volcano Cake

My son was requesting a homemade volcano cake, I’m not sure why or where he even got the idea. He just says “I like volcano’s”. So that is what I made. We used two round tier cakes for the base and the volcano was made using the Wilton’s Barbie doll base pan. The lava is … Read more

Coolest Homemade Volcano Cake Photos and How-To Tips 6

For my sons 3rd birthday we had a tiki/luau theme so I made this volcano cake. I used a bundt pan and a basic cake pan and just “shaped” the cake into the form I needed. I used red velvet cake and store bought icing. I put a small ramekin in the top, and put … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Homemade Volcano Cake

I was planning a ‘Star Wars’ party for my son’s 7th birthday, and was scratching my head for an easy, yet attractive idea for a cake. I saw a picture of a Mustafar Volcano toy, and realized that it would be easy to build a cake to resemble the volcano. My dearest Mom volunteered for … Read more

Coolest Volcano Theme Birthday Cake

Homemade Volcano Theme Birthday Cake

We used a bunt cake pan to make the volcano. Some candies chocolate rocks (which the kids loved most) and a bit of green colored shredded coconut for depth. I am not a cake decorator (as you can see) so I just winged it with canned frosting and colors. To get the multi-color water river … Read more

Coolest Homemade Volcano Cake Photos and How-To Tips 7

This volcano cake was my middle sons 9th birthday cake. I made this cake using the Pampered Chef Batter Bowl. It makes a dome shaped cake and the possibilities are endless. I used one box cake and cut it into 4 layers. I used 2 cans of icing between the layers and on the outside. … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Homemade Volcano Cake

For my son’s 7th birthday party he wanted a volcano cake. So I obliged. The bottom layer was a 11x15x2 sheet cake (chocolate) split with a layer of chocolate icing in between layers. I also baked a 10″ round an 8″ round and a 6″ round cake. I cut a hole in each of the … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Homemade Volcano Cake

My son had a Mad Science party for his 7th birthday. He wanted a cake that blew up. So we decided on a Volcano cake that erupted with dry ice. The cake was made using the Wilton doll cake pan. I took a small playdoh can (ran it through the dishwasher), cut a hole in … Read more

Coolest Homemade Volcano Cake Photos and How-To Tips 8

My son wanted a dinosaur volcano cake for his second birthday, so I dug up my old standby Jello-lake in the cake idea and was going to have some dinosaurs playing in the water. The only problem? I only had red Jello, and had already been to the store once that day. SO, the lake … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Homemade Volcano Cake

My son was very inspired by these little Gormiti figurines and game cards and when I got them for his birthday and read the packaging I thought a volcano cake would go very well with them. He wanted a carrot cake so I used two packaged mixes and the Betty Crocker Bake & Fill pan … Read more

Coolest Volcano Birthday Cake

Homemade Volcano Birthday Cake

This Volcano Birthday Cake was a pretty easy cake to do. My daughter loves the episode of Backyardigans with the Volcano Sisters so I decided to do a Backyardigans Luau-themed party. I used store-bought cake mixes and made one mix in a 10″ round pan and another mix in a Wilton Wonder Mold pan that … Read more

Coolest Homemade Volcano Cake Photos and How-To Tips 9

My son wanted a volcano birthday cake for his birthday this year. When I started thinking about how I was going to make this cake, I thought it would be really neat if we could actually make it look like lava was coming out of the cake. So I came up with the idea of … Read more

Fun Homemade Volcano Cake

Volcano Cake

My son wanted a dinosaur and volcano cake for his third birthday. The base is a rectangular cake iced with brown icing that had cookies broken up in it to make it look like dirt. The dinosaurs are molded from caramel then dipped in tinted candy melts. The volcano is made from chocolate rice krispie … Read more

Coolest Volcano Birthday Cake

Homemade Volcano Birthday Cake

My son wanted a Volcano Birthday Cake for his 7th birthday. He is very much a realist, so the pressure to make it as realistic as possible was on! I used 12, 10 , 9, 8, 7, 6, and 4 inch cake pans – stacking them on top of each other to make the cone … Read more