Cool Firetruck Cake with Dutch Cocoa Cookie Wheels

Homemade Firetruck Cake

I modeled my Firetruck Cake after the coolest birthday cake #29 and used their design for inspiration. I made 3 9×13 cakes. The bottom and middle layer were cut in half vertically and measured about 6×8. I put one half in front of the other to make a ~6×16 firetruck bottom. I also cut the … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Cake Design

Homemade Fire Truck Cake Design

We used three cake mixes– a chocolate and a vanilla stacked for the base and a vanilla cut in half and stacked upright for the front for this Homemade Fire Truck Cake Design, baked in standard 9 x 12 rectangular cake pans. We used sandwich cookies for the wheels, licorice for the hoses and dots … Read more

Cool Homemade Fire Truck Cake Design

Homemade Fire Truck Cake Design

This Fire Truck Cake Design is a birthday cake I did for my 16 year old nephew’s birthday. It is 3 layers of yellow cake with buttercream frosting. The “hoses” on the roof are black licorice, the “lights” are chewing gum and the dog, boots, hat and fire hydrant are candles. I did the windows … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 5

For my sons second birthday I made a fire engine cake using several kids cakes ideas from this site as well as others. I started by baking a 9×13 in yellow sheet cake which I froze for a few hours to make cutting the various pieces a little easier. I then cut and stacked the … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 8

For my sons second birthday I did a fire truck cake. I baked it with a regular loaf pan for the main part of the truck. A mini loaf pan for the top. The tires were the bottom of cupcakes, painted with black frosting. Candy was used for the different parts of the fire truck. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Fire Truck Cake Ideas 10

I made this fire truck cake for my nieces 3rd birthday. She wanted an orange fire truck cake. Her wish is my command so I set out to do just that! I looked on this website for ideas. I used a 9×13 sheet cake as well as one baked in a loaf pan. I cut … Read more

Coolest Fireman Helmet Cake

Fireman Helmet Cake

By making this Fireman helmet cake I bought a two pound tub of red fondant and used almost a full pound. I used boxed cake mix from the store for each layer but added an extra egg and spoon size scoop of sour cream to give it more body. You can bake the cake itself … Read more

Fire Truck Cake

Fire Truck Cake 27

My son insisted on a fire truck cake for his 3rd birthday. I found some ideas here, then figured out how to do it myself. I used one box of chocolate cake mix (with one extra egg and a teaspoon of vanilla to make it taste more homemade) to bake two loaf cakes. I cut … Read more

Awesome Homemade Fireman Sam Fire House and Fire Engine Cake

Homemade Fire Engine Cake

This Fire Engine Cake was made for my little boy’s 3rd birthday, as he was obsessed with Fireman Sam. We already had several large and small fire engine toys, so it was a process of putting them all together and choosing which aspects from each toy I could use. Initially I baked a 30x30cm chocolate … Read more

Firetruck Cake

Firetruck Cake to the Rescue

This Fire Truck Cake took FOREVER!!! For the truck… I made my own marshmallow fondant frosting and used the fondant for the white cab, the black windows, and all the black and gray accents you see – even the hose. The red is a butter cream frosting, I used an entire jar of Wilton’s no-taste … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Birthday Cake

Homemade Fire Truck Birthday Cake

My 2 year old son is obsessed with fire trucks! He requested a fire truck cake for his birthday and mom came through with a great Fire Truck birthday cake. Before starting the cake, I constructed a platform to raise it up off the cake board. I did this to give it the illusion that … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 6

This is one of those kids cakes thats easy to prepare! Using large loaf tins I baked two chocolate cakes. For this cake I used a Hershey’s chocolate cake recipe from their site. I placed the two loaf cakes end to end to form the body of the truck (cut off a couple of inches). … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 9

Jesse, my #3 grandson, wanted a firetruck for his second birthday. I did a lot of research for kids cakes, but didnt find many I liked, so I just made it up as I went.t find many I liked, so I just made it up as I went.

Coolest Homemade Fire Truck Cake Ideas 11

I found this cake on the Family Fun website. It was really an easy cake to assemble. I had to buy the red frosting because it was incredibly difficult to avoid a pink fire engine just using food coloring!

Coolest Fire Fighter Cake

Homemade Fire Fighter Cake

I made this fire fighter cake for the cake walk at school. The little boys just loved it. I used the Wilton cake pan, then I outlined the entire cake with a small writing tip and gray icing. I then made 2 batches of icing, separating the icing into different bowls so I could color … Read more

Cool Homemade 3D Fire Truck Cake With Doughnut Wheels

3 D Fire Truck Cake

This is my first fire truck cake. I used the 12×18 sheet pan – I made 2 cakes (4 cake mixes). I cut each cake in half and filled it with buttercream. The bottom layer has dowels for supports and a cake cardboard is in the middle for extra support. Most of the decorations I … Read more

Coolest 3D Fire Truck Cake

Homemade 3D Fire Truck Cake

I have been making cakes for about a year or so, just now and again for birthdays and such, but this was my first 3d cake. I made this 3D Fire Truck Cake for my son’s 1st birthday. I made it from one 12X18 cake cut into strips of 3X12. Each layer rested on cardboard … Read more

Cool Homemade Red Fire Truck Birthday Cake

Homemade Fire Truck Birthday Cake

This Fire Truck Birthday Cake is my second cake I ever made, this I made for my son’s 3rd Birthday, as he loves fire truck’s and all other trucks. After I made my daisy cake I got inspired and thought I should make a cake similar to the daisy one for my son, also so … Read more

Cute Homemade Fire Engine Birthday Cake

Homemade Fire Engine Birthday Cake

At first I had to look online to get some tips for a Fire Engine Birthday Cake, I found the Betty Crocker website to be very helpful in terms of how to spread icing on easily and without too much mess (especially when working with red icing!). I made 3 rectangular sized tins of vanilla … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 7

I made this cake mostly because my son is CRAZY for fire trucks. I searched around through lots of kids cakes and finally came up with this idea. I made a yummy 9×13 chocolate cake base to serve guests in case my son decided he didnt want to eat his truck. The truck was made … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 10

My son (5 years old) wanted a Rescue Hero birthday party so we started off with a firetruck cake. I got several kids cakes ideas from this website as well as others and sort of used a little bit of each of them. I made two sheet cakes (15 x 10 x 1; one chocolate … Read more

Coolest Homemade Firefighter Cake Photos and How-To Tips 1

We had our sons birthday at a fire station and I decided I wanted something different. I decided to make a building on fire instead. The cake is a four-layer cake with butter cream icing (the size depends on the number of guests). I used colored fondant for the walls, door, windows and fire and … Read more

Coolest Fireman Cake

Homemade Fireman Sam Cake

This is a fireman cake I made for my son’s 3rd birthday. I had already made him a Postman Pat cake for his 2nd Birthday, and decided I liked making character models. As he loved Fireman Sam by then, I rose to the challenge! I divided the sugar paste into small pieces and mixed in … Read more

Coolest Firetruck Cake

Fire Truck Cake

This firetruck cake was made on a double layer sheet cake. I then frosted the road with premade black frosting, which I don’t suggest using unless first softened in the microwave. I then cut small strips of yellow marshmallow fondant to make the stripes on the road. The grass was done with the Wilton grass/hair … Read more