Coolest Violin Birthday Cake

Coolest Violin Birthday Cake

This violin birthday cake required lot of work! You have to make about two big rectangular cakes and cut out the cake around a violin pattern.  This is the size of a full size violin so you also have to think about a good base that will fit the cake. When doing a cake like … 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

Cool Homemade Beatles Birthday Cake

Coolest Beatles Birthday Cake

My daughter wanted a Beatles birthday cake for her birthday, so I made the Beatles from fondant. I painted on the faces by dipping a brush in to food coloring for the faces. I had to use a tooth pick dip in the food coloring because I dint have a small enough paint brush. That … Read more

Coolest Rolling Stones Tongue Logo Cake

Coolest Rolling Stones Tongue Logo Cake

Hello, my name is Victor Lopez from Puerto Rico. I recently graduated from a free Bakery Course offered  the city. I am retired on social security disability and I am 59 years old.  Every couple of months I call a group of my musician friends  to jam or play classic rock which I love. 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

Carol’s Tambourine Birthday Cake

Carol's Tambourine Birthday Cake

My friend, Carol, is the founder and director of a Praise and Worship Dance Team called “Expressions of Miriam” (in the Bible, Miriam, the sister of Moses, at 80 years old led the women in dance and praise with tambourines after the Israelites crossed the Red Sea. Carol had a significant birthday coming up on April … Read more

Cool Drum Cake for a Groom

Cool Drum Cake for a Groom

I made this cake for the Groom’s cake at a wedding, following instructions from Coolest Drum Cake 7. Thank you for the great step by step guide. It gave me the confidence to make this cake. The cake used 3 chocolate box mixes in 2 12″ pans. I used buttercream frosting except for the drum … 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

Coolest Gift Box With Piano Notes Birthday Cake

Coolest Gift Box With Piano Notes Birthday Cake

I wanted to make a cake that told about my 16 year old daughter.  Starting with the bottom layer. She lives and dies for the piano. She currently is starting to write her own music. I would guess she plays 2-3 hours a day.  She doesn’t like chocolate, so everything was either white or a … Read more

Coolest Full-Size Piano Keyboard Cake

Coolest Full-Size Piano Keyboard Cake

A friend of mine played keyboards in a local band. When he was turning 50, I was asked to make a keyboard cake for him. I had only ever worked with fondant a few times, on a very small scale. I don’t know why I thought I could make a full size keyboard cake and cover it … Read more

Elvis Birthday Cake

Elvis Birthday Cake

I went through a huge Elvis phase when I was younger, around age 12.  So when I was asked to make an Elvis cake I was looking forward to it! Elvis is a FBCT (Frozen ButterCream Transfer).  I googled Elvis pictures (for cartoon characters I search for coloring pages) and printed the one I liked … 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

Michael Jackson 50th Birthday Cake

Michael Jackson 50th Birthday Cake

This is what you need to make the Michael Jackson 50th birthday Cake: 2 cakes (I made a 24cm x 30cm and a 16cm x 16cm) Butter Icing (I used 250g unsalted butter, 500g icing sugar and a little milk) Jam 2.5kg White Regalice Icing (available at supermarkets or cake supplies shop) 2 x 250g or … Read more

Cool Cassette Tape Cake

Cool Cassette Tape Cake

This cake was made using a 1/2 sheet  cake. I iced the cake and carved the edges in a “C”/half moon shape. I covered the size of the cake with black fondant and then laid a sheet of black fondant on the top of the cake. The tape “label” and inside of the cassette is … Read more

Coolest Rock Star KISS Cake

This Rock Star KISS cake was made out of cupcakes. When my boss came to me and told me we needed a cake to promote the new Kiss album I thought alright!  This ought to be fun. So I made a cake to do that but a customer wanted a Kiss cake also. They wanted cupcakes. … Read more

Coolest Piano Cake – Music to your Ears and Stomach

This piano cake  is one of the easiest cakes I have ever made. I make cakes for music recitals that my daughters attend. Nothing better than a giant keyboard! All I did was make 3 slab cakes and lay them in a row. Ice the entire thing white. Nothing better than giant Kit Kat’s for black … Read more

Original Headphones Birthday Cake

I made this headphones birthday cake for my friend’s birthday. He is a DJ and I wanted to do something small but cool for him. I came up with this cake idea and thought it would be perfect for him. I started off by making homemade  marshmallow fondant . I tinted half black, and left the rest white. For the ear … Read more

Coolest Music To Your Mouth Cake

Coolest Music To Your Mouth Cake

This was a cake that I made for my little sister’s 14th birthday. She really loved music and playing the violin, but she is also a big fan of cake. So I decided to make her the coolest cake ever. I bought two boxes of cake mix and vanilla icing. Bake the cakes according to … 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