Coolest Homemade Ocean Cake Ideas 11

The layers were 14, 10, and 8 inches. I iced the cake in ivory and made all the sea shells out of white chocolate, I used petal dust to give them their color. I piped seaweed with a #4 writing tip, and used ivory edible pearls to accent around the shells. The cake took me … Read more

Coolest Ocean Wonderland Cake

Homemade Ocean Wonderland Cake

I made this Homemade Ocean Wonderland Cake for my son’s second birthday. He loves fish so we had an ocean themed day. I wanted it to be big enough to show a lot of detail so I stacked two 9 X 13 cakes. Strawberry on the bottom and chocolate on the top. All of the … Read more

Coolest Under The Sea Cake

Homemade Under The Sea Cake

The Little Mermaid is a white chocolate colored mold using a Wilton cake pan, also the shells and under the sea creatures are also white chocolate molds. The sand is brown sugar. This Under The Sea Cake was for my daughter’s 3rd birthday. I used regular boxed cake mix, and Wilton icing. The octopus mold … Read more

Coolest Underwater Cupcake Birthday Cake

Homemade Underwater Cupcake Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Underwater Cupcake Birthday Cake for my daughter’s first birthday, because we were doing an “octopus” theme. I made two flavors of cupcakes (chocolate and strawberry), baked in color-coordinating liners for where they would be placed on my cake sheet. Then, after frosting them, I rolled each one in colored sugar/sprinkles to … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ocean Cake Ideas and Tips 0

This ocean cake was done thanks to the many tips I gathered on this web site. It was very simple. I found a picture of an octopus and traced over it with black gel icing. I then flipped the wax paper over and placed it on the frosted cake. When I lifted it off the … Read more

Ocean Scene Cake

Luau Hut Crab Cake

My son designed this ocean scene cake for his sixth birthday. He wanted coconut “Luau Huts” for five crabs (he has seen hermit crabs in the pet store with little huts made of half a coconut). We eventually settled on only two crabs because of space. The crabs and stars are made of gum paste … Read more

Coolest Under the Sea Adventure Birthday Cake

Homemade Under the Sea Adventure Birthday Cake

My daughter wanted a Little Mermaid cake for her 6th birthday. I decided to do an Under the Sea Adventure Birthday Cake. The base is 2 – 9 by 11 cakes (I used white cake) with chocolate pudding between the two cakes. The clam shell is made from Wilton’s doll mould pan. I carved it … Read more

Coolest Under the Sea Cake

Homemade Under the Sea Cake

I am posting this Under the Sea cake for all the Mom’s like me that LOVE and are inspired by other Moms’ideas! My daughter asked for an “Under-the-Sea” birthday party, so we had a Mermaid Tea Party. The cake is made of 2 round layers of strawberry cake on the bottom and 2 smaller round … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ocean Cake Ideas and Tips 1

This ocean cake was made using three (two cake batters) 9″ round white cakes, four Nilla cookies, chocolate candy rocks, buttercream and fluffy white icing, cake boards, white melting chocolate and graham crumbs. The first 9″ round was set off centre on the large cake board. The second was cut in half and set next … Read more

Fish and Ocean Cake

Super Easy Fish and Ocean Cake!

For this Ocean cake, I started with a Costco cake with simple blue and white border, but I wanted blue frosting. Wilton’s makes a food coloring spray in lots of different colors, perfect for coloring the simple store bought cake (Spray color found at Michael’s). I then used graham cracker crumbs for the beach, gummy … Read more

Coolest Under the Sea Cake

Homemade Under the Sea Cake

I made this cake for my son’s 3rd birthday party. He loves fish and water and requested a homemade Under the Sea cake. This was my first 2-tier cake and I’m happy with how it turned out. I thought I would need to put some sort of supports in the bottom layer but it turned … Read more

Coolest Splish Splash Fish Bash Cake

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I’m very new to cake making-decorating. I have only made 3 and that is in the last 8 months. First my own wedding cake, then my friend’s wedding cake and now this one for my friend’s son’s first birthday party. They love the book called The Rainbow Fish so wanted that included in the cake. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ocean Cake Ideas and Tips 2

I got the recipe for an ocean cake from the Deepak Chopra cook book. It was the blueberry orange cake (quite nutritious and delish!) with a cream cheese icing. Part of the green food coloring was spirulina. Ive just always been intrigued by the ocean.ve just always been intrigued by the ocean.

Coolest Aquarium Cake

Aquarium Cake

I made this aquarium cake as a direct representation of an actual tropical fish aquarium that my friend has. It was made on a college campus with supplies from the campus grocery store, my personal tools, and a lot of pre-planning. The fish are made of various kinds of candy, the gravel is cookie crumbs … Read more

Coolest Sea Life Theme Birthday Cake

Homemade Sea Life Theme Birthday Cake

My son was having his 4th birthday party at a swimming place and he really wanted a sea-life themed birthday party. I decided to make my own Sea Life Theme Birthday Cake because it would be exactly as I wanted it to be. I bought 2 boxes of white cake mix and made it according … Read more

Coolest Scuba Diver 50th Birthday Cake

Homemade Scuba Diver 50th Birthday Cake

I made this Scuba Diver 50th Birthday Cake for a friend’s birthday. The cake was covered in fondant that was tinted aqua blue. The fish, plants, diver’s face, hands and tanks were made of Starbursts candy. With so many colors needed it eliminated have to color different batches of fondant. Just put the Starbursts in … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ocean Cake Ideas and Tips 3

This ocean cake was for my sons fifth birthday. My first attempt at a creative cake. I found that fruit leather and a pair of scissors were very useful in creating different sea-weeds. Group similar fish placing some behind the seaweed to give 3 dimensional effect. The candy pebbles were a great hit. Playing around … Read more

Coolest First Birthday Ocean Cake

Homemade First Birthday Ocean Cake

This homemade first birthday ocean cake was made for my friends son’s first birthday. The theme was “under the sea”. I made a 12x18x2 inch sheet cake. Half of it was a dark chocolate mix and half was a Golden Butter flavor. The frosting was homemade buttercream tinted Royal Blue with a bit of Cornflower … Read more

Coolest Under The Sea Cake

Under The Sea With Friends Cake

I made this under the sea cake for my 4 year old daughter’s birthday. She asked for a cake with ‘everything like mermaids and fish and crabs’ on it. I started several days before and made the decorations for the coral reef. They included chocolate coral (melted white chocolate colored and piped onto wax paper), … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ocean Cake Ideas 0

Cakes are my new hobby. Being a mom of FOUR with two children in school Ive got plenty of them to make! This ocean cake was for my daughters Kindergarten class learning about the ocean. I made a butter cream frosting, made the octopus seaweed barnacle (red barnacle is twizzler) and starfish freehand with the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ocean Cake Ideas and Tips 4

This ocean cake was made using four cake mixes. I put vanilla wafers in the food processor for the “sea floor”. The crab and octopus were made from a small custard dish to bake the cake mix. I covered it with colored fondant and then molded legs and eyes from the colored fondant. The “tube … Read more

Coolest Fish Ocean Birthday Cake

Homemade Fish Ocean Birthday Cake

This cake was not hard to make at all, but it did require a lot of prep work. I saw a very similar homemade fish ocean birthday cake online and my son loved it. This is what I came up with. 1. I had to make a batch of sugar cookies cut out in the … Read more

Coolest Under The Sea Cake

Homemade Under The Sea Cake

I made this under the sea cake for a teacher appreciation week with this theme. I took a lot of ideas off this site and just free handed it. The cake was just a mix in a 9×13 pan. I used ready made frosting, and did the sand first, its the stuff from the bottom … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ocean Cake Ideas 1

The birthday boy wanted something octopus – like for a sea themed party (a summer swimming party.) It needed to serve a large number of people, so I wanted to create an ocean cake that was made of three stacked cakes.The bottom cake is a two-layer chocolate cake, baked in a large oval pan, and … Read more