Cool Goldfish Cake

Cool Goldfish Cake

This goldfish cake was made for my grandson’s 2nd birthday/adoption party.  It was made with a white cake, in a 16x12x2 Magic Line Pan.  Aquarium rocks made with butterscotch crunches and blue sprinkles.  

Coolest Aquarium Birthday Cake

Homemade Aquarium Birthday Cake

This Aquarium Birthday Cake is so far my most ambitious creatively and proudest cake thus far. Everything is homemade with the exception of the “plants” which are cuts from faux single stems from my local craft store. The “aquarium” is two metal photo frames with the glass removed, plexi-glass and window screen on top all … Read more

Coolest Fishbowl Cake

Fishbowl Cake

This fishbowl cake was made with 2 8inch cakes, layered, trimmed at the bottom and laid on it’s side. For the lip of the bowl, I used a fruit by the foot and covered it all in blue and white icing. Pepperidge farm coloured goldfish and silver cake balls, fruit by the foot (seaweed) and … Read more

Original Homemade Fish Bowl Cake

Homemade Fish Bowl Cake

This Fish Bowl Cake was my first attempt at fondant and I enjoyed it. I mixed it with blue gel color but didn’t mix thoroughly so it would give a watery look. I used a thoroughly dishwasher cleaned CD stack cover cut to the right height (clear plastic) to hold the bowl firmly in the … Read more

Coolest Fishbowl Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Fishbowl Birthday Cake Idea

I made this Fishbowl Birthday Cake Idea by making two round cakes. I put a layer of buttercream icing and stacked them. Put it in the fridge to set/firm. Then I trimmed the top and bottom to make flat spots, and stood it up. Then covered it in a thin layer of white buttercream icing, … Read more

Coolest Fish Tank Birthday Cake

Homemade Fish Tank Birthday Cake

I made this Fish Tank Birthday Cake for my best friend’s birthday. She LOVES fish and has like six different fish tanks. So I thought it would be cool to make a Fish Tank Birthday Cake for her. I wanted to make a cake she wouldn’t forget. This cake is all eatable. I made it … Read more

Coolest Homemade Aquarium and Fish Birthday Cake Photos 0

This fish birthday cake was my sons third birthday cake. I made two 9 inch rounds, iced together, cut a ‘top’ and ‘bottom’ into the opposite sides of the circle and turned the whole thing on its side. I iced it blue with flora and fish. I used nerds for the gravel which really made … Read more

Coolest Homemade Aquarium and Fish Birthday Cake Photos 2

I made this fish birthday cake for my daughters first birthday. I saw the idea in an advertisement and figured I could replicate it. Make a regular cake mix (any flavor). Put half the batter in a round pan and half in cupcakes. Cut a portion from the top and bottom of the round cake … Read more

Coolest Homemade Aquarium and Fish Birthday Cake Photos 3

I saw this fish birthday cake on the cover of I think a Good Housekeeping. The decorations were somewhat different from what was listed in the magazine. It is made from pound cake that was baked in 9″ or 8″ pans. The two cakes were joined together back-to-back with frosting and then I cut about … Read more

Coolest Homemade Aquarium and Fish Birthday Cake Photos 4

I actually got this fish birthday cake idea from a magazine. My daughters birthday party was supposed to be a pool party but we got rained out. The trick to this fish birthday cake is that you MUST USE POUND CAKE. Believe me I didn’t catch that the 1st time I tried to stand it … Read more

Coolest Finding Nemo Aquarium Cake

Homemade Finding Nemo Aquarium Cake

This Homemade Finding Nemo Aquarium Cake was made by hand (with the exception of the plants). The characters were sculpted from Play-Doh 2 days before to give them time to dry out. I put 1/2″ long beads through the top of them before they dried to feed fishing wire through them once assembled. The “aquarium” … Read more

Coolest Homemade Aquarium and Fish Birthday Cake Photos 5

I got this fish birthday cake idea from a magazine. My daughter said she wanted a fish themed party for her 8th birthday. So of course I went all out from fishnets and shell to fish cake bowls and so on. We had fish gummies and gold fish crackers for snack. I even went so … Read more

Fish Bowl Cake

Fish Bowl Cake

This fish bowl cake was easier than I thought. Start with two 8″ round cakes and frost them together. Wrap them in plastic wrap and put them in the refrigerator for at least an hour. Cut a small section off the top and bottom of the cake. Put a dab of frosting on the bottom … Read more

Coolest Homemade Aquarium and Fish Birthday Cake Photos 6

This is the second cake I ever decorated, so I can’t say much on how I did it—it’s a fish bowl. To make this fish birthday cake, I just used different Wilton tips and used my homemade buttercream frosting. I used one nine-inch round on the bottom and an eight-inch on the top (this is … Read more

Cool Homemade Fish Bowl Cake

Fish Bowl Cake

I saw this Fish bowl cake on this site and loved it so much I changed my sons theme from race cars to Under the Sea. I used boxed cake mixes and canned icing. I baked the cake the day before the party and assembled and decorated the cake the day of. I also hot … Read more

Coolest Fish Bowl Cake

Fish Bowl Cake

We had an “under the sea” theme for my son’s 1st birthday, complete with seafood menu and huge aquatic Mylar balloons as goodie bag give-aways for kids. I took all the great ideas posted here in the fish bowl cake section. I made four 9-inch round cakes and used chocolate mousse to hold them together. … Read more

Coolest Fish Bowl Birthday Cake

Homemade Fish Bowl Birthday Cake

I was asked if I could make something for a birthday and his favorite thing was his fish. I tried to find what I wanted to do but no one had just what I was looking. So I made him his own fish bowl birthday cake for his birthday. I first made a cake in … Read more

Cool Homemade Aquarium Birthday Cake

Homemade Aquarium Birthday Cake

I baked 3- 9×12 cakes and stacked them on a wrapped board with buttercream icing between each layer. The cake stand was a wine rack that I turned upside down. I iced the Aquarium Birthday Cake in buttercream icing and cut out black fondant strips to make the frame for the aquarium. I air brushed … Read more