Coolest Train Cake for my Daughter’s 5th Birthday

Coolest Train Cake for my Daughter's 5th Birthday

This Train Cake is for Rishika’s 5th birthday party on 2nd Jan 2011 in Mumbai, India. I made 6 cakes – 6 inches X 3 inches loaves (I have used normal sponge cake) – trim the edges of 5 cakes to make suitable sized train wagons and an engine (cylindrical shaped with a 2 cm rectangular … Read more

Coolest Train Cake

Train Cake

All little boys love trains, so we decided to throw a choo choo party for my son’s 3rd birthday. We live in small community and we don’t have much for professional cake decorators, so we took it upon ourselves to create our own train cake. It turned out much better than expected! We started by … Read more

Coolest Train Birthday Cake

Homemade Train Birthday Cake

I made this Train Birthday Cake for my 2 year old son who loves trains, trucks & cars. I made it with two square sponge cakes which I iced together and then cut out the shapes. I iced with icing made of plain icing sugar and water and colouring of red, green and yellow. It … Read more

Coolest Train Birthday Cake

Homemade Train Birthday Cake

Since my son Teague is obsessed with Choo Choo Trains I had to make him a Train Birthday Cake. I used two cake mixes for the trains and a batch of crispy treats. I made a total of 6 cakes out of bread loaf pans. The cakes turned out thin and it made them easier … Read more

Coolest Five Car Train Birthday Cake

Homemade Five Car Train Birthday Cake

I took my favorite ideas from this site and combined them all to make this Homemade Five Car Train Birthday Cake for my son’s 5th birthday. Half of the cake is coconut pound cake, the other half chocolate pound cake, as it is dense and easier to work with when cutting into shapes. I baked … Read more

Cool 2D Homemade Train Cake Idea

Engineer George is 50!

I began with a standard 11×15 sheet and a photo of the rail engine that George is engineer on. His mother asked for something that would commemorate not just that he was 50 years old, but also included his profession and lifelong love of the railroad. I incorporated an actual photo of George ‘standing’ on … Read more

Coolest Train Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Train Birthday Cake Design

I started this Homemade Train Birthday Cake Design with making the train tracks by making a chocolate chip cookie dough and pressing it into a bar pan and then used m&ms to make a track covering three sides of the cookie and then baked it (I should have put the name in the middle of … Read more

Coolest Train Birthday Cake

Homemade Train Birthday Cake

This Train Birthday Cake was a labor of love for me. It took most of an afternoon and until 1am in the morning to finish it. The train cake pan was a great idea except that you obviously had to coat every nook and cranny with Crisco (I used a q-tip to get in all … Read more

Coolest Homemade Train Cakes – Photos and Tips 9

I made this cake for my sons 3rd birthday. We had a choo-choo-train theme for his party complete with an actual scenic train ride with the Lebanon Railway. I used the Wilton train cakes pan for the engine and the cars were made with a bread loaf pan, and then cut in half lengthwise. I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Train Birthday Cakes 1

I made this train cake for my sons 3rd birthday. I combined ideas from a few pictures of train birthday cakes I saw on this website. (Thanks!!) I started with train tracks and used graham cracker sticks (stuck down with frosting) for the crossties and black licorice for the tracks. I put some graham cracker … Read more

Coolest Homemade Train Birthday Cake Photos 5

I took my ideas for this train birthday cake from others on this site. (Thank you to all who helped). The engine is made from mini loafs and a cake baked in a can from tomato paste. Each car is a mini loaf. I iced each car, placed mini Oreos for the wheels and found … Read more

Coolest Homemade Train Cake Photos and Tips 9

I made this train cake for a friends little girl who is crazy about trains. I purchased the train mold pan from Williams Sonoma. The type of cake I baked was a pound cake. I used the same recipe from a book called Whimsical Bake house. Everything was edible except for the plastic animals. The … Read more

Coolest Homemade Train Shape Cake Photos 1

I made this train shape cake for a friends little boy’s second birthday party. She had an invitation printed with a train on it with all these different types of train cars on it. I thought it would be nice to have the cake look just like the invitation. I assembled them all first using … Read more

Coolest Train Birthday Cake

Homemade Train Birthday Cake

For my son’s second birthday, I was determined to make a train birthday cake but had very limited skills at cake decorating. Using several different suggestions and pictures from people on this site, I managed to make this cake that was a HUGE hit at his party! The three cars are just made from full … Read more

Coolest Train Cake

Homemade Train Cake

Will loves Thomas the train, so for his first birthday we made this train cake. It was easier than it looked and we used the Spiderman color set for frosting dye which was perfect (red, black, two blues).

Coolest 4th Train Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade 4th Train Cake Idea

My son loves trains and wanted a train party for his 4th. So, I made simple chocolate cupcake toppers shaped like trains for the guests, but made THIS guy for the birthday boy. This 4th Train Birthday Cake Idea was my first attempt with fondant and homemade buttercream.

Coolest Train Cake Design

Homemade Train Cake Design

My son always talks about the choo choo train ever since he got to ride a train for the first time. So it just seemed like the perfect idea to make a Train Cake Design for his 2nd birthday. At first, I was just going to do a flat train cake but then I found … Read more

Coolest Train Cake

Homemade Train Cake

Our 2 year old is obsessed with trains, bridges, tracks, trees and fish so my husband and I knew a train-scape cake was what we were going to make. I started out looking at train cakes online and then sketched out a plan without knowing if we could turn it into cake but it worked. … Read more

Coolest First Birthday Train Cake

Homemade First Birthday Train Cake

I made this First Birthday Train Cake for my son’s first birthday. It is made of carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. The frosting was a little messy but worked well when refrigerated before frosting. I used gel color to die the frosting the various colors for the engine and cars, except the “animal car” … Read more

Coolest Train Cake

Homemade Train Cake

I started to make this Train Cake by baking individual square cupcakes (I found the square cupcake tin in a local supermarket). I then sandwiched two square cupcakes together with jam and butter cream to make the carriages tall. I iced all the carriages using royal ready to roll pre-coloured icing and stuck smarties and … Read more

Coolest Homemade Train Cakes – Photos and Tips 10

I used the Wilton train cake pan for the main part of the train. Since there were going to be 25 people at the party, I needed more cake, so I made an 8″x13″ cake and cut it to form the second car and the caboose. This is my first cake for other people (not … Read more

Coolest Homemade Train Birthday Cakes 2

My son had two birthday parties – one in school and the other at home with our friends. The birthday cake for the home celebration was a large Black Forest cake while the school celebration one was a chocolate cake covered with chocolate ganache. Both train birthday cakes I used the same train decoration which … Read more

Coolest Homemade Train Birthday Cake Photos 6

I used the Betty Crocker bake and fill pan and another round cake for the bottom. There is no special filling although I did use icing between each layer of cake. I made this train birthday cake for my 2 year olds birthday. I also made a Thomas Character cake and his eyes lit up … Read more

Coolest Homemade Train Cake Photos and Tips 10

My son Monty loves trains and I love to bake him sculptured birthday cakes so of course I made him a train cake. My mother in law bought me the Williams Sonoma train cupcakes mold (makes nine different cars) last Christmas and my mom had bought me the Betty Crocker bake-and-fill cake mold set the … Read more