Coolest Penguin Cake

Homemade Penguin Cake

I used a 9-inch round for the penguin cake, crumb-coated in vanilla buttercream, and covered in white fondant. The penguins are made of fondant, as are the snowballs and snowman. The igloo is a small bowl that I covered in fondant, and covered the “door” in black fondant, a super-easy way to make a great … Read more

Coolest Penguin Birthday Cake

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake for a friend that collects penguin-themed items. It’s a 2 layer round cake. I made the igloo from the cake scraps and a little icing, and the “doorway” is made of fondant. I sculpted all the little penguins from fondant. There are penguins placed around the sides and … Read more

Cool Homemade Happy Feet Cake

Homemade Happy Feet Cake

For my son’s first birthday, even though he won’t remember the cake, I decided to do something different and special. The decision on the theme of the cake was easy since he loved the movie Happy Feet. Googling penguin cakes I came up with a few ideas on what I wanted my happy Feet cake … Read more

Coolest Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake

I made this Penguin birthday cake for a friend’s mom. She loves penguins. I made a yellow mix cake 9″ x 13″ and a chocolate mix cake 8″ x 8″. I leveled the tops and covered them in homemade buttercream icing, tinted blue with Wilton icing colors. The recipe for my buttercream is from C&H … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 0

I drew out the design using the shape of the tin as a guide for how big I needed it. I used the spare cake around the head to add on as wings. I made the cake a day before I needed to ice it as it is easier to ice than fresh cake. I … Read more

Coolest Happy Feet Birthday Cake

Homemade Happy Feet Birthday Cake

My son loves Happy Feet, so for his 2nd birthday we decided to make him a Happy Feet birthday cake. We used two round cake pans. We used a larger one for the body and a smaller for the head. I am not sure of the size, but you can use whatever size you need … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake

Homemade Penguin Cake

I used a teddy bear shaped cake pan to make this Penguin cake. I cut off the ears and shaped the feet to make it look like a penguin. I used chocolate frosting for the black color and butter cream for the white and orange. I outlined his face and belly with the white, his … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 1

The cake decorating design ideas I had was such fun to figure out. I took the Stand up Wilton teddy bear and the mini teddy bear and on both I trimmed off all the arms, legs, ears, tails and noses so I basically had a snowman cake. I then piped in the black and white … Read more