Coolest Homemade Volcano Birthday Cake

Homemade Volcano Birthday Cake

This Volcano cake was made by my 8 year old son. He constructed it with a chocolate cake, to which he added lollicake to help sculpt the shape and texture. He added clumps of chocolate rough for rocks and gravel, coloured coconut for grass and used diluted coloured icing for lava. I’m a very proud … Read more

Coolest Volcano and Dinosaurs Birthday Cake

Homemade Volcano and Dinosaurs Birthday Cake

This Volcano and Dinosaurs Birthday Cake was for my son’s 5th birthday. I always challenge myself to come up with something new and fun every year, and he wanted dinosaurs – so I thought it would be fun to do a volcano as well. The bottom is a yellow sheet cake frosted with buttercream. There … Read more

Coolest Homemade Volcano Cakes 1

My son really wanted a volcano cake for his fifth birthday. I got the idea from this site for volcano cakes. I used two bundt cakes stacked and then carved them into the right shape. I used cake cuttings to fill the holes in the bundt. My son wanted a snow covered’ volcano so we … Read more

Coolest Volcano Birthday Cake

Homemade Volcano Birthday Cake

This volcano birthday cake was for my grandson’s 8th birthday. I made a 9X13 for the base and the volcano was baked in a small ovenproof bowl. I iced the cake in a basic butter cream chocolate and then placed the bowl cake inverted on top, carved out a bit to make the hole in … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Smoking Volcano And Dinosaur Cake

My son loves Volcanoes and dinosaurs. What’s better for a boy than a volcano cake that actually has smoke coming out? I used a doll cake pan for the volcano and a regular cake pan for the bottom. I used some small dinosaur toys for decoration (and let the kids take them home) At the … Read more

Coolest Dinosaur Volcano Cake

Homemade Dinosaur Volcano Cake

My friend ask me to make a dinosaur cake for her son’s birthday. I was at a loss and looked up ideas here on coolest b-day cakes. This cake is a combination of ideas that I found. I just baked a 9×13 for the base. First, I decided where I wanted my stream/river to be … Read more

Coolest Homemade Volcano Cakes 2

I found many volcano cakes on this site but this is how I made mine. Make a sheet cake, single layer any size, any flavor (I used a chocolate store bought mix and baked as directed). Bake a cake in a metal bowl or “half ball” style pan (again use store bought cake mix). After … Read more

Coolest Volcano Birthday Cake

Homemade Volcano Birthday Cake

My youngest son has a Luau party every year, well he has for the past two. This Volcano Birthday Cake was for the first year and his third birthday. To make this cake I placed and iced three cakes on top of one another. After they froze and were firm together I cut around the … Read more

Coolest Lava Dino Cake

Homemade Lava Dino Cake

This lava Dino cake was a lot of fun to make and was quite simple. We started with a Betty Crocker Vanilla Rainbow sprinkle cake – at my son’s request. The icing used on the cake was the standard butter icing recipe with lemon flavoring since that is my son’s favorite. The icing was then … Read more

Coolest Volcano Birthday Cake

Homemade Volcano Birthday Cake

I made this volcano birthday cake for my son’s third birthday after he requested an “erupting volcano cake”. The cake was actually really easy to make. The “island” was made from cake, and the “volcano” itself was made from rice krispie treats. After molding some rice krispie treats around an empty cup into the shape … Read more

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We made this for a science project where you had to make some sort of volcano. Almost everyone was making theirs out of Styrofoam or lampshades. My friend and I came up with the idea to make it out of cake. We had no idea people have already made it. We decided “Oh well what … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Homemade Volcano Cake

This centerpiece is dedicated to my grandson Jayce who turned 5. He wanted a monster truck cake, but was having a mad scientist party. To accommodate his wishes I made each piece to reference his party. The erupting volcano cake is made out of two huge batches of homemade rice crisp’s molded to form the … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Homemade Volcano Cake

To make my volcano cake I used red velvet cake mixture, made three cakes different sizes so they would stack like a snowman almost and red and orange frosting. My cake is really cool because it is formed like a volcano made into a cake, its not just any cake with a volcano on it. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Volcano Cake Photos and How-To Tips 0

For my sons 4th birthday party we had a dinosaur-themed party. He didn’t, however, want a dinosaur cake; he wanted a volcano cake that erupted. There are a few ideas out there on the “net”. Nothing was exactly like what I wanted so I borrowed some ideas and used some of my own. Volcano cake … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Homemade Volcano Cake

For a Hawaiian themed party I was having I decided to make a volcano cake. I used 2 package mixes of chocolate cake in a bunt pan. It overflowed so I had some extra cake bits, I grounded those up and spread them all over the cookie sheet to look like dirt. I used two … Read more

Coolest Volcano Birthday Cake

Homemade Luau Volcano Birthday Cake

I made this Hawaiian Luau Volcano Birthday Cake for my daughter’s 6th birthday. It was easy and fun to make and a great hit with the kids – especially when the smoke (dry ice) came out. I used 2 round cakes (one small and one large) and a bundt cake between them. I placed a … Read more

Coolest Homemade Volcano Cake Photos and How-To Tips 1

I made this cake using a bundt on the bottom, a Pyrex bowl in the middle and a cupcake on the top. I covered everything with chocolate frosting, then drizzled white icing around the rim. When it was time to light the candle I put about a teaspoon of vodka in the top and lit … Read more

Coolest Volcano Cake

Homemade Volcano Cake

This is my first Volcano cake. I baked a dome cake, took a cup and punched a hole for the center out, not too deep, just to get the effect. I baked a half sheet cake, iced it brown. I then put the volcano on a cake board, placed it in the corner and iced … Read more

Cool Homemade Jurassic Birthday Cake

Homemade Jurassic Birthday Cake

I made this Jurassic Birthday Cake for my son’s 7th birthday. Everything is edible except for the wires on the volcano. I used the Barbie dress mold for the volcano, pretzel sticks for the trees and crushed graham crackers for the dirt look on the ground. On top of the trees, I placed a ball … Read more

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