Ahoy Mateys Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

Ahoy Mateys Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

I made this pirate ship birthday cake for my son.  I am a bargain shopper, so coming up with his 8th birthday party theme was challenging.  I didn’t want to do what all the other kids are doing so the search was on. I happened to be at a second hand store and I couldn’t … Read more

First Attempt Pirate Ship Cake

First Attempt Pirate Ship Cake

Being a stay-at-mom and freelance writer when I first discovered the joys of 3d sculpting and fondant cakes, I felt that I had never been happier in my life. For the first time I learnt that I could touch hearts with my cakes. Today I am a founder of my homemade customized fondant cakes business … Read more

Coolest 4th Birthday Pirate Ship Cake

Coolest 4th Birthday Pirate Ship Cake

For my son’s 4th Birthday he wanted a pirate party so decided to make him a pirate ship cake set on the ocean with an island/treasure chest. Since it was my other son’s 2nd birthday as well, I had to be aware of size when creating the cake and be sure not to make way … Read more

Cool Pirate Birthday Cakes for my Little Pirate

Cool Pirate Birthday Cakes for my Little Pirate

My grandson was very persistent that for his 5th Birthday party he wanted a Pirate Party. So Nanny here had to come up with a special cake for the occasion. Me and my sister decided to make a pirate ship and treasure chest.  The pirate ship was most trying because we had to stack the … Read more

Princess and Pirate Party Cakes for Boy Girl Twins Birthday

Princess and Pirate Party Cakes for Boy Girl Twins Birthday

Every year it’s a difficult task to find coordinating themes for my boy girl twins. This year for their 6th birthday they selected the princess and pirates theme. Both of them were very sure what cakes they wanted. My daughter wanted a pretty pink castle and my son wanted a mighty pirate ship. Hmm.. The … Read more

Last-Minute Pirate Birthday Cake

Last-Minute Pirate Birthday Cake

This was definitely a last-minute pirate birthday cake. The client called me a day before, when I was pretty booked up, but I love pirate cakes and they were kinda stuck, so I took it on… he sent a pic of a somewhat pale cake compared to what I deem exciting. But I think it’s … Read more

Walk the Plank Pirate Cake!

Walk the Plank Cake

My son who was turning 4 requested a Pirate cake. I asked him what he wanted it to look like and he said he wanted a hook on top like Captain Hook and a sword. I started to brain storm asking him about certain things I was thinking about and he would yay or nay … Read more

Coolest Playmobile Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

Coolest Playmobile Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

This was my son’s Playmobil pirate birthday cake for his 4th birthday which I made by using a 9 by 13 cake frosted with my homemade fudge chocolate frosting. I used a thin coat of grape jelly  to stick the blue dyed coconut flakes sprinkled with shiny blue sprinkles for the water. The land was … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

My nephew decided he wanted a Jake pirate ship cake for his birthday. He knows he just has to tell his sissy what he wants and I make it happen somehow. But I have to admit I got a lil nervous here lol. After brainstorming I thought I had it all mapped out in my … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

My son’s 5th birthday was pirate themed.  I have been enjoying making 3-D cakes, and I had seen lots of great ones on this site for inspiration! The “ocean” was an 11×15 white sheet cake. I colored in blue to make it look like the ocean even after it was cut. For the ship I … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

I am just an amateur at making cakes and this was the most challenging cake that I have ever made, but super fun. I had no idea where to start. I do what ever my nephew conjures up for his parties and I hope that I can keep it up. So when I found out … Read more

Coolest Captian Kane’s Pirate Birthday Cake

Coolest Captian Kane's Pirate Birthday Cake

I used strips of black fondant to cover the ship I carved out of cake. It looks like it was hard to make but it really was pretty easy. The process of covering the boat with fondant was quite easy. I covered the rest of the cake under the ship with buttercream and airbrushed it … Read more

Coolest Homemade 3rd Birthday Pirate Cake

Ivy insisted she wanted a Pirate Cake and as I love a challenge. I decided to fulfill her wish, lol. I have never done anything like this before so I did a Google search for pirate cakes and picked out a few I liked. The cake I ended up doing was a mix of several cakes … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Every time someone asks me about a cake and shows me a picture I instantly go, oh no, I cant do that! Until the moment I sit down and think about it and break down what is really being done that is what I think. For this cake I didn’t have a picture to go … Read more

Coolest Bucky from Jake and the Neverland Birthday Cake

Final result: Bucky with sails billowing

The only creative thing I’m capable of is to bake and decorate my three sons’ birthday cakes. Mostly I do not consider them original creations because I copy either a how-to recipe or get my inspiration from sites like these. But I always plan what I’m going to do months ahead and take a day’s … Read more

Yo Ho Mates Pirate Birthday Cake

I make my son a special birthday cake every year, I have made a caterpillar (4ft) Tootles from the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. and this year is my favorite . I gave him 3 choices, Cars , Trains or a pirate ship (he’s all about pirates right now). So that’s what he picked. I tried a … Read more

Pirate Birthday Party Pirate Cake

Pirate Birthday Party Pirate Cake

My 4 year old LOVES pirates and wanted a pirate birthday party. He also wanted a pirate cake, but not just any pirate cake. He was very specific in what had to be on this cake: a ship, water, islands, volcano, sharks, treasure chest, pirate map, and most important – a gummy crab. I started by baking an 9×13 … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

My son has been fascinated with pirates ever since he saw the Pirates of the Carribean movies on TV.  Though he was too young to understand all that pirate jargon he was fascinated.  The boat, swords, eye patches, tattoos were so cool. So when it came time to plan his third birthday party what did … Read more

Coolest Octopus and Pirate Birthday Cake

Coolest Octopus and Pirate Birthday Cake

I make this Octopus and Pirate birthday cake for my son’s 1st birthday. The original idea I got from the internet. I forgot the artist’s name, and I make the 3D base on the picture with some little changes so it can work with gum paste and fondant, and its my first octopus cake. I was try to … Read more

Amazing Pirate Cake for my 3 Year Old Grandson

Amazing Pirate Cake for my 3 Year Old Grandson

I used the Wilton football pan to make this pirate cake. I made two cakes and cut them to form the ship bottom and top.  I used a large sheet pan for the base (water).  I used chocolate frosting to hold the pieces in place.  The two decks are chocolate crispy treats cut into the shape for … Read more

Coolest Pirate Birthday Cake for our 3-Year-Old

Coolest Pirate Birthday Cake for our 3-Year-Old

First time doing this. First cake fell apart and had to start all over. Learning as I went. Probably spent more money than I needed to, but it was worth it to see my grandson’s face.  He called the crocodile the Tic Toc Crock.  The party was at a public restaurant and people kept coming … Read more

Cool Cake for Pirate Fan

Cool Cake for Pirate Fan

I don’t think my cake is going to win any prize, but it was the reason I made this cake that makes it the most special! My cousin’s son, Xavier, was turning 5 years old. Being Autistic Xavier becomes fixated on things more than the average child, so when I learned he was obsessed with … Read more

Awesome But Easy Pirate Theme Cake

Awesome But Easy Pirate Theme Cake

Several years ago I bought  Australian Women’s Weekly Kid’s Birthday Cakes book. When my son was 5 he chose a pirate ship  from that book . Since then I made this cake 6 times. Three times for my son, including latest one two weeks ago (on the picture ), 2 for his cousin and one … Read more