Coolest Bass Fish Birthday Cake

Coolest Bass Fish Birthday Cake

This bass fish birthday cake was one of the first I made. It was for my son’s 18th birthday. I chose to go with this idea because my son is a fisherman. Once I started though, I discovered that the bass fish was hard to sculpt. Bass Fish Birthday Cake Instructions I made some Rice … Read more

Coolest Rainbow Trout Cake

Coolest Rainbow Trout Cake

This rainbow trout cake was made for my husband’s 40th birthday this past week. The fish and beer can are made out of Rice Krispie treats, covered in fondant. Making the Rainbow Trout Cake The fish was covered in a green grey fondant. I then added in the lines and such from looking at a picture … Read more

Coolest Fish Shaped Cake

Coolest Fish Shaped Cake

What fun is was to make this fish shaped cake! I have a son-in-law who loves to go fishing and I have been dying to make one of these cakes. With his birthday coming up, it was the perfect opportunity for me to make one. Making the Fish Shaped Cake I baked this one in … Read more

Coolest Grooms Fish Cake

Coolest Grooms Fish Cake

The Groom caught a 42 inch salmon on the day the wedding was announced, so it was an easy theme for a surprise Groom’s cake. The fish is made of Rice Krispie treats and covered in fondant. I found some great ideas from other contributors on this site… thanks so much! I used a cheese … Read more

Cool Blue Fin Tuna Birthday Cake

Cool Blue Fin Tuna Birthday Cake

This is one fish that didn’t get away. I baked a 9×11 cake cut in the shape of the fish.  I used the scrap pieces of cakes to build up the belly of the fish.  After covering fish in fondant I used a crisper to make it look like scales.  I dusted the cake with … Read more

Rainbow Tropical Fish Cake

Rainbow Tropical Fish Cake

It is my daughter’s 7th birthday today and she is used to my past attempts at elaborate birthday cakes.  Sure, I want to make my daughter feel special on her special day, but I also have an ulterior narcissistic desire to showcase my artistic abilities.  So a few weeks ago I asked her what kind … Read more

Coolest Bass Cake

The Bass Cake

After doing taxidermy for 27 years, I decided to switch to something I was also very good at; cake baking and decorating. I’d been doing wedding cakes part time for many years. So, I opened a cake shop in a small, neighboring town. My cakes were a big hit! But, the one cake design I … Read more

Coolest Rainbow Trout Birthday Cake

Coolest Rainbow Trout Birthday Cake

My grandson loves homemade birthday cakes. Every year I ask him to choose what I make. Now, an avid fisherman, he chose a 20 inch rainbow trout for his 12th birthday. Yikes, a 20 inch trout cake! I had to think about this one. I decided to first find a rainbow trout on the internet. … Read more

Coolest Father’s Day Fish Cake

I made this cake last minute for a Father’s Day BBQ. It turned out really good. I baked a 9 x 13 cake then froze it. I got various pickerel fish pictures off the internet and enlarged them until I got the size I liked. I then cut the picture to make a template to … Read more

Coolest Big Fish Cake

Coolest Big Fish Cake

I made this big fish cake for a great friend who is also a doctor who loves to fish. I took an 11×15 and 8×11 and cut out the fish. I shaped the tail and face. The middle is just icing to make it look like the fish is jumping out of the water. This … Read more

Cool Cake Idea: The Fish that Didn’t Get Away

Cool Cake Idea: The Fish that Didn't Get Away

My best friend’s husband worked for a Fishing Club and so she wanted a cake with a fish theme. I decided to make a cake that looked like a fish. I went online to get pictures of salmon from different angles so I could make it as realistic as possible without using fondant since nobody … Read more

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.  

Cool Homemade Fish Cake for my Stepdad

Homemade Fish Cake

I made this Fish Cake for my stepdad’s retirement. The head and tail are both cakes that I carved to shape and covered in white fondant. The tail fin is made from gumpaste. I used an icing tip to form the scales by pressing it into the fondant. I then used the Wilton black and … Read more

Coolest Fish Cake

Tristan's Flounder Fish Cake

I was turning 19 this year so I decided that for my last year as a teenager I wanted a party! Not just any party but a “little girl frilly” party. After a trip to party city I had decided upon Little Mermaid decorations (oh how I am a sucker for anything Disney, especially when … Read more

Coolest Fishy Cake

Homemade Fishy Cake

I was looking for a cake to make for my boyfriend’s nephew’s birthday. We all love to fish, so I researched fish birthday cakes and saw all of these wonderful cakes on this site. I also found a “how to” from Martha on how to sculpt and decorate the fish cake. I decided we didn’t … Read more

Coolest Homemade Fish Birthday Cakes 0

This cake was made for a friends son who was turning 13. She wanted fish birthday cakes of some sort because he loves to fish but left the design up to me. My husband came up with the design of baiting a bass with a birthday cake (and why not?). The cake is simply two … Read more

Coolest Homemade Fish Birthday Cake

Homemade Fish Birthday Cake

I baked a devil’s food 9 x 13 sheet then cut off the four corners in such as way as to be able to use the pieces for the tail and fins for this Homemade Fish Birthday Cake. It’s iced with peanut butter icing. The details are simply tubed on in cold “hot” fudge sauce. … Read more

Coolest Bright Fish Cake

Homemade Bright Fish Cake

I made this Bright Fish Cake for my daughter’s 2nd birthday party. The day before the party I combined two packet mix cakes together and baked it in a rectangular baking dish. I then froze the cake. Once completely frozen I took the cake out and with a sharp knife I drew a football/oval shape … Read more

Cute Homemade Red Fish Birthday Cake With Cupcakes

Homemade Fish Birthday Cake

My 2 year old daughter was into fish, and so I came up with this fish cake for her birthday. I used yellow cake in a 9×13″ pan, chocolate batter in a square pan then baked chocolate cupcakes with the rest of the chocolate batter. Once the yellow cake was out of the pan and … Read more

Coolest Homemade Fish Birthday Cakes 1

I made a full sheet cake, trimmed it in the shape of a “goldfish” cracker and iced it with butter cream white frosting. I then tinted fondant with turquoise blue coloring and kneaded it in, rolled it out and covered only the fins, tail and head. I used the back of a knife to add … Read more

Coolest Bassmaster Birthday Cake

Homemade Bassmaster Birthday Cake

My husband is a fishing FANATIC. When I was originally trying to decide what to do for our son’s first birthday cake, I figured it was a no brainer that it would be fish-themed. I was going to try a layered cake done with fondant and fish shapes all around it. But that seemed like … Read more

Coolest Trout Fish Birthday Cake

Homemade Trout Fish Birthday Cake

I made this Trout Fish birthday cake for a friend using a yellow box cake, vanilla pudding filling and white canned frosting to cover a base coat on the cake. The fish image came from researching fish, in particular trout, images online. I then drew my chosen image on the cake freehand, and decorated it … Read more

Cool Homemade Fish Platter Cake

Homemade Fish Cake

This fish cake was created by our creative design team Paige Parker, Josh Mortenson & Shana Mortenson from Provo, UT. It was for our brother-in-law Keoni’s 29th birthday. First it was created by using two egg shaped cake pans. Once baked and cooled, we trimmed down the edges to give it that fishy shape. Frosted … Read more

Cool Homemade Rainbow Trout Cake

Rainbow Trout Cake

I made this Rainbow Trout cake for my flyfishing obsessed husband. Best catch he’d had all season! I apologize in advance for the photo, my cat got hold of the fish tail before the camera did! It’s done with chocolate cake. Freeze the cake before icing to prevent crumbling. Started with the white icing for … Read more