Coolest Shark Breach Cake

Shark Breach Cake

This is my oldest son’s 8th birthday cake.  We had a shark themed party.  He wanted a 3-D shark cake. I did about four test cakes on this one.  I was wanting to make a shark’s head with its mouth open. (I have included a pic of the test cake)  I made this same cake … Read more

Coolest Shark Cake

Coolest Shark Cake

My little boy is madly in love with sharks and dinosaurs. It came as no surprise when he wanted a shark cake for his birthday. Blue fondant covered the cake and a combination of icing and fondant made the rest. To get the fins and tail to really stick – I cut out cardboard in … Read more

Coolest Shark Cake

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My nephew insisted on a shark cake for his 4th birthday party at school. My biggest concern was shaping the cake and ensuring that it looked like a shark….LOL The shaping did not prove to be a problem, I felt like “cake boss” as I was sculpting which was a lot of fun. I wanted to … Read more

Coolest Shark Birthday Cake

Coolest Shark Birthday Cake

This shark birthday cake was a birthday cake I made for my mother’s 46th birthday. My sister helped me make the cake and she helped with some of the ideas. My mother is a scuba diver and her dream is to one day be able to swim with the sharks, it just so happened that … Read more

Coolest Leopard Shark Birthday Cake

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My 11 year old grandson wanted to have a pool party for his birthday. Since he is a shark enthusiast, and I a self-taught baker, I offered to make him a shark cake. It seemed appropriate. That was until he let me know that his favorite shark was the Leopard shark. “Oh,” I said, “no … Read more

Coolest Shark Birthday Cake

Coolest Shark Birthday Cake

My 3 year old daughter often pretends she is a shark so a shark cake seemed right for her birthday. And while this is not a very professional looking cake, she was happy with it and so was I. The design is simple. The body is cut diagonally out of a 9″x11″ sheet cake. The … Read more

Realistic Shark Cake

Realistic Shark Cake

I made this realistic shark cake for my son’s 4th birthday party. He wanted a realistic shark. He didn’t like any pictures of cakes where the shark “looked like a cartoon”. I baked two 9×13 cakes and layered them. He wanted Funfetti cake with blue Funfetti frosting. Easy enough. The frosting came with fish shaped … Read more

Hungriest 3D Shark Cake Ever

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My friend asked me to make a last-minute shark cake for her nine year old son!  I did an internet search for shark cakes, found a 3D idea and ran with it! I started out by making a sheet cake for the base to make the shark more stable since the cake had to travel … Read more

Awesome Hungry Shark Birthday Cake

The Hungry Shark

This awesome Hungry Shark birthday cake was for my nephew and my sister has a passion for making the best birthday cakes out of our family. She puts us to shame when it comes to our kids birthday parties. But I believe this one “takes the cake” for the best one ever. Weeks of thinking of … Read more

Coolest Shark Cake

Coolest Shark Cake

This shark cake was a 5th grade graduation cake for a girl who loves sharks. I saw the other shark cakes on this site but chose to make my own design. This is a personal size cake using 2 regular sized cupcakes to shape the shark and a 9 inch round cake for the water. … Read more

Coolest Shark Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Shark Birthday Cake Idea

My son asked me for a Shark Birthday Cake Idea so I went to several places and no one did one so I decided to do it myself. This is in 3 pics so I can explain how I did it and believe me it was easier than I thought and the kids at his … Read more

Coolest Shark Cake

Homemade Shark Cake

I made this shark cake for my son for his 2nd birthday. He just loved Bruce the Shark. So I made a bar red velvet cake (to make it look like blood when cut. I had a toy Bruce which I placed on the cake then cut around it. I used a butter cream frosting … Read more

Coolest Shark Cake

Homemade Shark Cake

My 6yr old son loves sharks. He has a favorite picture and I worked off that as much as I could. The Homemade Shark Cake is 2 10″ buttercakes stacked on top of each other with jam in between then it is carved to shape. I butter creamed the cakes first then covered with the … Read more

Coolest Shark Birthday Cake Idea

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I made this Shark Birthday Cake Idea for my son’s 4th birthday. After checking this site for ideas, I decided I liked the cakes with a picture of a shark better than the ones that tried to sculpt a shark out of cake. I drew this shark freehand with a toothpick, looking at a shark … Read more

Coolest Killer Whale Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Killer Whale Birthday Cake Design

My soon to be 3 year old son has been obsessed with Orcas for a little over a year now, so we thought what better theme for a birthday party than ” Killer Whales”. I just used two boxes of Betty Crocker Chocolate cake mix for this Killer Whale Birthday Cake Design and made a … Read more

Coolest Shark Cake

Homemade  Shark Cake

My sister in law wanted me to make my nephew’s birthday cake. I’ve been teaching myself how to make cakes on and off for a few years now so he wanted a shark cake. She found a picture of the shark on line so I star piped him grey. I put him on top of … Read more

Shark Cake

Great White Shark Cake

This shark cake I made for son’s 7th birthday party.He loves sharks and has read an awful lot about them. The cake has been carved out of two 13×9 rectangular home made chocolate cakes, layered one on top of the other using butter cream icing as glue. I carved the cake using a small kitchen … Read more

Coolest Shark Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Shark Birthday Cake Idea

My 6 year old loves sharks so I wanted to make him a Shark Birthday Cake Idea for his birthday. I started with a 13×8 inch pan and covered with blue butter cream frosting (I used Wilton butter cream recipe). For the shark I used 2 pound cakes and carved the shark, covered it with … Read more

Coolest Shark Birthday Cake

Homemade Shark Birthday Cake

The Shark on this Shark Birthday Cake is made with rice krispy treats lightly frosted with melted chocolate then covered in gray fondant. The shark fondant is enhanced with edible paint and fondant accents and dusted with shimmer dust. The waves are buttercream lightly airbrushed with light blue.

Coolest Shark Cake

Homemade  Shark Cake

I did this Shark Cake for a graduation. I used the Wonder Mold cake pan for the sharks head, and a 9″ round cake pan for under the shark. The teeth are mini marshmallows, sharks skin is all a marshmallow fondant. Very sticky, but easy to roll out. It took about 3 1/2 hours to … Read more

Coolest Shark Cake

Shark Cake

I got the idea from other shark cakes on this site. I did this one for my son’s 3rd birthday – as it was an under the sea theme. I figured a shark was easier to make than a whale, dolphin or octopus! Per the recommendations from other people who made similar shark cakes, I … Read more

Coolest Shark Birthday Cake

Homemade Shark Birthday Cake

When I had my son’s 5th birthday I asked him what kind of cake he wanted. He said to me “Mam I want a shark eating a man”. I said to him “but son this kind of cake is to violent for your age”. He said no I want that one. So I made him … Read more

Coolest Shark Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Shark Birthday Cake Idea

For my son’s first birthday, my three year old daughter insisted he’d asked for a Homemade Shark Birthday Cake Idea. I got ideas from the site and combined them. I started with a Red Velvet sheet cake and 1 Wilton football mold. I cut part of the tail and used it to prop the body … Read more

Coolest Bowling Alley Shark Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Bowling Alley Shark Birthday Cake Design

My daughter wanted a shark cake for her 6th birthday. She was having a bowling party, so I thought it would be fun to combine the two and make a Bowling Alley Shark Birthday Cake Design. I saw some other cakes on the internet that had a sharks head and those as inspiration. I make … Read more