Coolest Penguin Cake

Homemade Penguin Cake

For my daughter Emily’s 8th birthday she wanted a penguin cake. She was so pleased with it and we got so many comments that I thought I would share. A couple days before I made the cake, I made the wings, nose and feet from rolled fondant. I dyed the fondant, shaped the pieces and … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 5

My 16 year old daughter loves penguins. When the movie Happy Feet came out she wanted one for her birthday. I simply couldnt grasp the concept of trying that one so I went to a website that teaches children to draw penguins. I practiced my cake decorating design ideas on paper then when the time … Read more

Coolest Pingu Birthday Cake

Homemade Pingu Birthday Cake

I made this homemade Pingo birthday cake for my husband who likes Pingu. Time was limited so the design had to be basic, quick and simple. The sponge was a 10-inch round cake and I find that just before decorating. I put it in the freezer for half an hour to really chill and this … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake

Homemade Penguin Cake

This Penguin Cake was my first time ever trying to decorate a cake like this. A good friend of mine was pregnant, and she loves penguins, so we decided to do a penguin theme for her baby shower. The cake is just two boxes of yellow cake mix, prepared as package states, and baked in … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 6

The penguins are made of black and orange food coloring almond paste. I molded it into penguins. The Igloo on top is a separate cake I put on its own foil covered board, cut to shape. Since it was for my sons first birthday he needed his own piece. I decorated it with whipped white … Read more

Coolest Igloo Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Igloo Birthday Cake Design

I baked 2, 4 inch round cakes for this Igloo Birthday Cake Design. I over-filled the second one a little bit to make a “Dome” shape, and 1, 6 inch round. I cut out some of the middle and filled it with vanilla pudding. I then crumb coated the 6 inch cake and put it … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake

Homemade Penguin Cake

For my son’s 10th birthday I created a Penguin cake, (look under Penguin Cakes) so this year I needed to challenge myself. His Penguin-themed bedroom, claimed Micahrctica (a conjunction of his name and Antarctica) gave me the inspiration. For the cake I used a basic out of the box mix, in a spherical cake pan … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 7

I made this cake for my daughter in the shape of one of her favorite soft toys. This cake was made from two pudding basin cakes, one big one for the body and one little for the head.The cake decorating design ideas I copied from the toy. It is iced with sugar paste icing. The … Read more

Coolest Christmas Penguins Cake

Homemade  Christmas Penguins Cake

I used a buttercream frosted cake with fondant penguin figurines and trees etc. on this Christmas Penguins Cake. The igloo is the Wilton Ball cake pan and the ball cake is also frosted with buttercream. The pond is colored piping gel.

Coolest Penguin Cake

Penguin Whale Cake

When my 3 daughters had a combined Alaska themed party, I made this penguin one for my 7 year old who wanted penguins on her cake. I used store bought boxed marble cake mix. I used a rectangular shaped pan, about 10 x 8 and a few mini and regular size cupcakes. I iced the … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 8

This was for my seven year old daughters “Happy Feet” Birthday party. I got the idea from another cake I saw on the internet for cake decorating design ideas. We used a yellow butter cake from a box and I made the cream cheese icing from a recipe on the internet (mix room temperature 8 … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake

Penguin Cake

This penguin cake was a birthday cake for a friend’s son who loves penguins. I just took a toothpick to draw a basic shape for the penguin onto a sheet cake. I then outlined the shape in black and filled it in with a small round tip. To smooth out the colors, I dipped my … Read more

Coolest Ice Skating Penguin Igloo Cake

Homemade Ice Skating Penguin Igloo Cake

My niece’s 9th birthday was an ice skating party and she asked me to make her a cake with penguins and snow and an igloo. This seemed to be way above the skill level of any other cake I had made her in years past, so after some internet research, this Ice Skating Penguin Igloo … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 9

I made this cake for a friend. Her son was in love with Happy Feet and wanted a cake just like his favorite character. I used two 10in round pans and I used two boxed cakes. I found a few cake decorating design ideas from this site.I made the tongue more life like by pricking … Read more

Coolest Penguin Birthday Cake

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake

My son really enjoyed learning about penguins in school. So……he HAD to have a penguin birthday party! The Penguin Birthday Cake was so much fun to make and I think it turned out great. To get started I baked two 8×11 cakes. The first cake was the body. I didn’t have to cut this cake … Read more

Cool Homemade Penguin Pool Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake Design

This Penguin Birthday Cake Design was made for a teenage girl who loves penguins. All the penguins are made from fondant and hand painted. The penguin pond is made from melted down taffy and the cake was hallowed out at that spot. For ice I used clear rock candy. It was a chocolate cake with … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 10

My niece loves penguins and asked me to make her another penguin cake. Last year I did a flat penguin and thought I would surprise her with a stand up penguin. I used the Stand Up Bear pan and cut the ears off. I then frosted it with black, white and light orange frosting. This … Read more

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake

I made this penguin birthday cake for my daughter’s second birthday, the night she was born was one of the coldest nights of that year and January around here typically is, so I wanted something wintery that did not have any ties to Christmas. I baked a regular yellow sheet cake from the box in … Read more

Coolest Homemade 3D Penguin Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake Design

My friend said that her son would like a Penguin Birthday Cake Design for his 3 year old birthday party. OK, no problem! Well, after searching the internet for some ideas, here is what I ended up creating. I started with the base. I made two 10″ round vanilla cakes. I filled them with vanilla … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 11

I made this cake for my girlfriend’s daughters first birthday. I used a sheet cake pan and cut out the cake in the shape of a penguin. Frosted the whole cake white and then decorated it with pink icing. She requested a pink one instead of the old fashion black and white. It turned out … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake

Homemade Penguin Cake

I never did anything like this before. I made my favorite chocolate cake recipe in a pan that was about 11 x 17 x 2 inches. I doubled the recipe. I drew a picture of one of my daughter’s favorite toy penguins (she has 3). Then I used it as a guide to cut out … Read more

Coolest Penguin Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake Design

Start this Penguin Birthday Cake Design with five layers (or more if you want a taller penguin) of 8 inch round cakes. Trim the tops so they stack evenly and “glue” them together with a frosting of your choice. Wrap them in plastic wrap and freeze them for at least four hours – this makes … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake

Homemade Penguin Cake

I did this penguin cake for my cousin. I was trying a new technique to make so I just gave it to her. I just made a 3 tier chocolate cake, with chocolate buttercream. I just used a piece of fondant for the base of the penguin. I used wax paper and traced the penguin … Read more

Coolest Penguins of Madagascar Cake

Homemade Penguins of Madagascar Cake

My grandson loves penguins of any kind. He has a cool T-shirt with the Penguins of Madagascar, so my daughter decided to make that the theme of his birthday party. When deciding how I could make a cake for the occasion I decided it would look cuter to have the penguins upright on the cake. … Read more