Coolest Magic Schoolbus Cake

Homemade Magic Schoolbus Cake

A Magic Schoolbus Cake for my 4 year old who is a huge fan of “The Magic Schoolbus” TV show. It is a 9×13 cake below. The bus cake was made from one and a half cake mixes baked for about an hour in an extra large (approx 12 x 4) loaf pan from a … Read more

Coolest School Bus Cake

School Bus Cake

I made this school bus cake for my sister in law who was a bus driver for many many years. I started making cakes and decorating them just for fun and came up with this for her birthday. I made two pound cakes in loaf pans. I trimmed them to the shape of a bus. … Read more

Coolest Homemade School Bus Birthday Cake

Homemade School Bus Birthday Cake

My son loves school buses. I got this great idea of a to celebrate his birthday with a Homemade School Bus Birthday Cake. This was my second cake using fondant. A little bit more difficult than a regular circle or rectangle cake. The hardest part, which I should have planned better, was the support under … Read more

Coolest School Bus Cake

Homemade School Bus Cake

I made this School Bus Cake for a party we had to celebrate my son and his friends starting kindergarten (to get them excited about it instead of scared!). I just put one shorter piece of cake on top of another longer one. It was a small cake, though if I remember, I think I … Read more

Coolest School Bus Cake

School Bus Cake

The biggest challenge for me was calculating the measurements of the school bus cake. I started out by baking three 9×13 cakes. After cooling I did trim approx 1 inch off of the length of each cake, so it was approx. 8×13 inches. I then trimmed about 4 inches off of the width of two … Read more

Coolest School Bus Cake

Coolest School Bus Cake

I made this School Bus Cake for an end of school/retirement party for a group of bus drivers. I used a half sheet cake as the base and just frosted it with gray frosting for the road and used the grass tip for the grass. I put a little dog on the lawn waiting for … Read more

Coolest Bus Cake

Homemade Bus Cake

I was approached by a friend of mine to make his 5th Anniversary Cake for his business. He told me he wanted his tour bus with Forrest Gump sitting waiting for the bus. I told him I would see what I could do for him. I started with a wood base 24 x 24 I … Read more

Coolest Wheels on the Bus Cake

Homemade Wheels on the Bus Cake

This wheels on the bus cake was made for my 2 year old girl who loves the nursery rhyme “Wheels on the bus go round and round”. The cake was easy enough but the red color was the biggest thing and in the end I didn’t get any where near the color I wanted. It … Read more

Coolest School Bus Cake Photos and Tips 0

My friends and I rented a 30-person limo bus to celebrate a few birthdays and I was challenged to create a cake replica! I actually copied a school bus cake that I found on this site, just changed it to look like a limo bus.To make this I baked two cakes in a 9 x … Read more

Coolest School Bus Cake Photos and Tips 1

My kids loved this school bus cake! My children are allergic to nuts and because of this we cannot buy ready-made cakes from the store or any ice cream cakes from places like Dairy Queen because of their allergy. This made it a nice change from the regular cake mixes with icing and is kind … Read more

Coolest School Bus Cake Photos and Tips 2

This school bus cake was made for my daughters class on the first day of school. First I baked a 9×13 chocolate cake from a store-bought mix. Then I iced it in thin consistency white buttercream icing (recipe below). The next most important step to this school bus cake – and many themed cakes – … Read more

Coolest School Bus Cake Photos and Tips 3

These “cookies” are made from graham crackers – one square, with one rectangular (quarter of entire graham cracker) for front – stuck together with royal icing. Use royal icing tinted yellow and black decorator icing. The face is a Mento candy (not very diverse, but there may be other types of round candies in varying … Read more

Coolest School Bus Cake Photos and Tips 4

My nephew, Mitchell, loves school buses, so for his 2nd Birthday we decided to do a “school bus theme” for his party and I made a school bus cake. Ive always loved making and decorating my own cakes, but just recently I started to get more creative with it. So, I decided I would attempt … Read more