A “Whale” of a 1st Birthday Cake

A "Whale" of a 1st Birthday Cake

As I was shopping I ran into a A friend of mine. She said she was throwing her son a “Whale” themed Pool party for his 1st birthday. I saw the decorations she was purchasing in her shopping cart and they were adorable. However, someone in her family was making his cake. (That was fine. … Read more

Coolest Orca Killer Whale Cake

Homemade Orca Killer Whale Cake

This Orca Killer Whale Cake is an easy cake with an unusual animal. I baked a slab of chocolate cake, maybe 9X13 Pyrex, and inverted it onto a blue tray. I put a couple layers of turquoise-tinted butter frosting on it (crumb coat, then a thick, rough layer to look like ocean waves. I made … Read more

Coolest Whale with Baby Whale Cake

Mom and baby whale

My little one wanted a blue whale cake from day one, so I just had to live up to the challenge. I’ve used rice crispy treat to form the body and covered it with marshmallow fondant. I originally did the same with the tail, but it was much too big and heavy after it was … Read more

Coolest Orca Cake

Homemade Orca Cake

This Orca Cake is the cake I prepared for my grandson’s 8th Birthday party over this past weekend. I always ask the question, what sort of cake do you want this year… when he responded with “Grammie, did you ever see the movie Free Willie? I want an Orca Cake” I will not lie, scared … Read more

Coolest Narwhal Birthday Cake

Homemade Narwhal Birthday Cake

I made this Narwhal Birthday Cake for my girlfriend, as her favorite cake is carrot, and one of her favorite animals is the narwhal. I was inspired by the idea that I could make the horn out of a carrot! This was my first theme cake ever, and although it took me forever to make, … Read more

Coolest Narwhal Cake

Homemade Narwhal Cake

My son, who is obsessed with animals, requested a homemade narwhal cake for his 13th birthday. I looked up other narwhal cakes online, but some were really bad. I got this idea from another cake on this website, I think it was a killer whale cake. It took me four days to make this cake. … Read more

Coolest Pink Whale Birthday Cake

Homemade Pink Whale Birthday Cake

For my twins second birthday, they were obsessed with whales. So I decided to try my hand at making a shaped cake for the first time and made this pink whale birthday cake. I used store bought cake mix and made a rectangular cake for the “water”. For the body of the whale, I used … Read more

Coolest Shamu Whale Cake

Homemade  Shamu Whale Cake

I made this Shamu Whale Cake for my little sister after she went to San Diego and saw the Shamu whale show five times. I used a chocolate cake mix. I used a 13×9 cake pan and cut out the torso and tail separately before I stuck them together. Black food dye was a little … Read more

Coolest Whale Cake Design

Homemade Whale Cake Design

I made this cake for a friend’s 3 year old daughter’s birthday party. It was a last minute favor and I think the cake turned out well. She wanted a homemade whale cake design because her daughter was having an underwater theme party. I started out by baking two 11 x 15 sheet cakes. I … Read more

Coolest Whale and Orca-Shaped Birthday Cake Ideas for Kids 0

My son was quite insistent that he have a whale cake for his fourth birthday. This is the first novelty cake I made and as I don’t have any birthday cake ideas for kids, was pleased with his decision. It only took two days! The cake is a firm chocolate cake which is easier to … Read more

Shamu Cake

Shamu Cake

My niece wanted a Shamu cake for her birthday. I mentioned this to someone I know who told me that her friend made a killer whale cake for her sons’ birthdays and sent me a link to photos. The photos were amazing but I decided that I could do it! It required working with fondant … Read more

Coolest Whale Cake

Homemade  Whale Cake

My step-daughter loves whales and asked me to make a cake with a whale on it for her birthday. I found a design for a whale cake on this website that I loved and decided to copy it. It turned out so well that I thought I should submit my picture. The first thing I … Read more

Coolest Whale and Orca-Shaped Birthday Cake Ideas for Kids 4

Heres our Jonah and the Whale birthday cake idea! Our son was fascinated with the Jonah bible story. So here is what we did! CAKE With 3-D cakes it is easier to use box cakes utilizing the pound cake recipe. Call 1-800 customer service number if the recipe is not on the box- they will … Read more

Coolest Under the Sea Whale Cake

Homemade Under the Sea Whale Cake

I made this Under the Sea Whale Cake for my daughter’s 6th birthday. She wanted an Orca under the sea theme. I wanted to make the Orca the focal point of the cake being her favorite animal. The ocean is made from 4 13×9 sheet confetti party sprinkle cakes, two side by side then a … Read more

Coolest Shamu Cake

Homemade Shamu Cake

I have a greeting card program that can do some pretty cool things and I was able to blow the whale up and use it as a template for this Shamu cake. I baked two marble cakes. One was a 11 by 15 and one a 9 by 13. I used the larger sheet cake … Read more

Coolest Whale and Orca-Shaped Birthday Cake Ideas for Kids 6

Here are my birthday cake ideas for kids: I made this cake using the transfer method. First I traced some pictures of a killer whale, dolphins and other sea creatures onto wax paper. After that I mixed two cake mixes and baked them in a sheet cake pan. While the cake was baking I mixed … Read more

Coolest Whale Birthday Cake

Save the Whales Birthday Cake

My 4 year old is CRAZY for whales and wanted to raise money to “save the whales” for her birthday party. Having no experience in the cake-making and decorating field, I used many of the helpful ideas already listed on this page for a whale birthday cake. I found it very user-friendly to make the … Read more