Awesome Gibson Electric Guitar Cake

Awesome Gibson Electric Guitar Cake

Thanks to CoolestBirthdayCakes.com I looked at many previous guitar cake submissions and came up with a PLAN. Here is what I did: Two days ahead of the party, I made a template by tracing around a Gibson Guitar Hero guitar that we have at home.  I needed to reduce the size just slightly so that the … Read more

Sheriff Callie’s Guitar Cake

Sheriff Callie's Guitar Cake

I wanted to make a Sheriff Callie themed cake for my daughters second birthday since that is her favourite show right now. I got the Wilton guitar pan and just altered the colours to make it look like Sheriff Callie’s guitar.  I made the “normal” amount of icing that it calls for in a Wilton … Read more

Zebra Print Guitar Birthday Cake

Zebra Print Guitar Birthday Cake

I made this guitar birthday cake for my daughter, who was turning thirteen. She loves zebras and guitars, so what better cake to make than a zebra printed guitar. Guitar Birthday Cake Instructions I started by making a chocolate sheet cake. I tried to draw a pattern of a guitar on a sheet of paper. … Read more

Surprise 21st Birthday Guitar Cake

Surprise 21st Birthday Guitar Cake

My son was turning 21 last month and I had always made him a birthday cake when he was young. I hadn’t made him one for a few years (except a suitcase cake when he turned 18 as a joke, because I always joked with him that he had to leave home when he turned … Read more

Cool Fender Precision Bass Guitar Cake

Cool Fender Precision Bass Guitar Cake

One and a half very long days is the amount of time I spent on this bass guitar cake. I started off at home baking two huge cakes in roasting dishes for the body of the guitar. My tiny little dining table couldn’t even fit the template of my cake so I uplifted everything and … Read more

The Ultimate Guitar Cake for your Favorite Musician

The Ultimate Guitar Cake for your Favorite Musician

Yes, it’s a cake. No, I can’t believe I actually pulled this off. I was sweatin’ bullets the whole time, but it actually turned out to really look like a guitar! Here’s how I did it… Coming up with a template I looked up templates online, but they seemed to be too small for what … Read more

Coolest Guitar Cake for a Rockin’ 6-Year Old

Coolest Guitar Cake for a Rockin' 6-Year Old

I had a lot of fun making this cake and learned some useful tips. This wasn’t my first fondant cake, but it was the first one that I made my own homemade fondant. All the lessons I’ve learned are self taught by trial and error. This cake was my response to my daughter’s request for … Read more

Coolest Fender Electric Guitar Cake

The actual cake--the body of the guitar

Wow! This one was a challenge! “You can do an electric guitar, can’t you?? ” Sure!! I went online and downloaded lots of photos of Fender guitars–the whole guitar, and each part of the guitar at a time, for the details. I was actually able to find a set of plans for a Fender online, … Read more

Cool Guitar Cake

Cool Guitar Cake

This guitar cake was for a surprise 50th birthday party. When the person ordered it they asked for a cake that would feed about 20 and didn’t want an “ugly” guitar. Well being that the party was being held at a beautiful mansion, I couldn’t have just a plain guitar. I got a little carried … Read more

Coolest Guitar Cake

Coolest Guitar Cake

My husband and I decided this last year that we were gonna start making our children’s birthday cakes at home. You see between my husband and myself we have 8 children from collage to diapers. So this was just the challenge we were looking for, WE THOUGHT. As we were making this particular cake we were … Read more

Coolest Homemade Electric Guitar Cake for an 8 Year Old

Coolest Electric Guitar Cake

So there was this 8 year old boy who was having a Rock Star party… he loves music and plays the guitar.  His mom said his favorite colors are red, white and black.  he hates chocolate cake but the majority of the guests do. So…I made an electric guitar cake!  2/3 of the cake was … Read more

Coolest Gospel Red Guitar Cake

I baked this red guitar cake for myself for my 32nd birthday.  I’ve wanted to make a guitar cake from last year already and I love my gospel music, my favorite color is red too, that’s why I made it red and added my favorite Cd’s as an accessory. I baked this cake 3 days … Read more

Coolest Guitar Birthday Cake

Coolest Guitar Birthday Cake

My favorite cousin’s birthday was not to be ignored. I would do my very best to make him a cake he would always remember. My cousin has been playing guitar since he was nine, he is so amazing. I didnt want to make one that people would look at and say’ oh nice job’, I … Read more

Colorful Homemade Electric Guitar Birthday Cake

Coolest Electric Guitar Birthday Cake

It’s my first time to post a cake I made here. I was asked to make a guitar birthday cake by a customer and gave me the design she wanted. The cake is moist chocolate cake with butter cream frosting covered with fondant. I baked a 12 by 9 inches rectangular cake and cut out the edges … Read more

Coolest Guitar 21st Birthday Cake

21st Birthday Cake

This guitar 21st Birthday Cake was one of my biggest  challenges. The birthday girl is guitar crazy and this was a fitting birthday cake. I tried to replicate one of her guitars and came very close. The construction was chocolate cake, one level, fondant covered. We made all the pieces from colored fondant. The guitar neck is a … Read more

Guitar Cake for Rockstar Theme Party

Guitar Cake for Rockstar Theme Party

This guitar cake was for a first birthday party for our friend’s son. They had the rockstar  theme with red and black color scheme throughout and wanted me to bake a cake. What better could it be but a guitar cake for such a theme and the lil rockstar who was turning one. I made … Read more

Cool Guitar Birthday Cake That Rocks

Cool Guitar Birthday Cake That Rocks

I made this guitar cake for my husband’s 50th birthday. He plays bass guitar, so I wanted to make it as close as possible to the real deal! I drew a template of the shape and all the details of the pick ups and bridge, etc. His favorite flavors are chocolate and cherry, so I made the … Read more

Cool Electric Guitar Birthday Cake

Purple Guitar Cake with Cupcakes

You will need 2 cake mixes for this guitar birthday cake (I used more elaborate cakes because all the time they take). Bake a big cake and a 9 inch round cake. I used a template and cut out the pieces after freezing for a couple hours. The hardest part about this cake is that … Read more

Coolest You Rock Guitar Cake for a 6-Year-Old

Coolest You Rock Guitar Cake for a 6-Year-Old

Though as an artist I love the abstract and surreal, when it comes to designing an aspiring guitar player’s 6th birthday cake, I’m all about making it look as realistic and detailed as possible. My friend’s son Andrew, who has been taking guitar lessons for about a year now,  wanted a really cool guitar cake … Read more

Cool Homemade Bass Guitar Cake

Coolest Bass Guitar Cake

It took a full day of baking 8-9 sheet cakes and then another day of construction for this bass guitar cake. We borrowed a friend’s guitar to draw a layout and then laid out the cakes and cut to match. We did not use fondant . We did use mini Reese’s peanut butter cups for … Read more

Coolest Life-Size Bass Guitar Cake

Coolest Life-Size Bass Guitar Cake

This life-size Bass Guitar cake was the most challenging cake I had made to date.  The sister of the recipient requested that it be life-size and correct to the minutest of details.  At the time of the order, the ‘birthday boy’ was in the States (as this is where he lives) and he was coming to … Read more

Cool Acoustic Guitar Cake

Cool Acoustic Guitar Cake

This guitar cake was all about the shape. My son turned 14 last year and started taking guitar lessons. He loved playing so we got him a nice acoustic guitar for his birthday, then made a cake to match. I decided to go with a 9×13 brownie instead of a traditional cake, since I thought it … Read more

Rockstar Guitar Cake for a 8-Year Old Girl

Rockstar Guitar Cake for a 8-Year Old Girl

I have an 8 year old daughter who just loves music. She thinks she is a rock star. Her birthday was on Thanksgiving and I couldn’t think of a cake theme to give her because of all the other foods that were gonna get prepared that day.  So she had stuck a sign on her door that … Read more

Awesome Full-Sized Guitar Cake

Awesome Full-Sized Guitar Cake

I’m a novice in the cake making field, never made anything so time consuming. The end result was worth it and my partner loved it so much he didn’t want to eat it. The guitar cake, I traced the outline of one of my partners guitars, then set to work. I used about 4 cakes in … Read more