Riding the Tube with Minions Figure Cake

Riding the Tube with Minions Figure Cake

I was asked to create a cake for a surfing fanatic that included a surfing figure, Minions figures and waves. After a bit of head scratching, and a little help from Youtube, I came up with my theory in my head. I realised that a little bit of engineering was required to create the waves. … Read more

Cool Surfs Up Birthday Cake

Cool Surfs Up Birthday Cake

As a self taught cake decorator I find every cake to be a challenge. This surf cake was made for a 40th and I had no idea where to start but as I was baking it started to come to me. I made the wave with coco pops and marshmallow and the cake was a choc mud … Read more

Baby Welcoming Surfing Cake

This surfing cake was made to welcome a new baby to my friends who love the beach, Hawaii, and surfing.  I usually just do two cakes a year, one birthday for each of my kids, but I make occasional exceptions, like this one.  The best part is that mammoth wave.  Hang Ten dudes!   It was … Read more

Coolest Surf Up Birthday Cake

watch out for the shark

I loved making this cake, my son Jack has just started surfing and he is loving it. We booked a handful of his friends into the local surf school and then came the challenge, he wanted a “wave cake with him riding it!” . I love the way that our kids think we can do … Read more

Surf’s Up Cake For A Beach Lover!

Surf's Up Cake For A Beach Lover!

This is a double layer sheet cake. I crumb coated it then went back with a layer of white frosting. I cut the “cookies” in different lengths to represent a beach fence and glued them to the side of the cake with additional frosting where necessary. I did learn however, that this should be your last step … Read more

Coolest Surfer Cake

Homemade Surfer Cake

I made this Surfer Cake for my friend’s son birthday who just started to learn to surf. I imaged how waves break when I am on the waves and check waves shape from magazine. I just wanted to make real and make sure that water colors different on the waves and surface. The cake was … Read more

Coolest Surfer Birthday Cake

Homemade  Surfer Birthday Cake

This Surfer Birthday Cake was made for my daughter’s godfather. He like to surf! Inside it is a chocolate cake and on top it is sugarpaste!

Coolest Surf Board Birthday Cake

Homemade Surf Board Birthday Cake

My daughter’s 10 birthday was in August 2011 and Soul Surfer the movie had just come out and she LOVED the movie so she wanted her birthday cake to be a “Soul Surfer Cake”. I am not an artist by any means so trying to picture how to do a surf board birthday cake was … Read more

Coolest 7th Birthday Surfer Cake

Homemade 7th Birthday Surfer Cake

My son wanted a surfer themed birthday cake this year, and I decided to try my hand at it myself. The cake is a Pillsbury box mix prepared as directed except I added a box of chocolate instant pudding mix to the batter. I made the cake a few days in advance, wrapped it in … Read more

Coolest Homemade Surfing Birthday Cake Decorations 0

I made this cake for my four year olds “Surfer party” at our local pool. I started with 30 cupcakes (15 chocolate 15 white) and arranged them in off-set rows. The birthday cake decorations are as follows. The “sand” side is tan frosting smoothed over the cupcakes topped with graham cracker crumbs. The “water” is … Read more

Coolest Homemade Surfing Birthday Cake Decorations 1

For this surfing cake, the huge wave was made out of gum tex that is let dry over a bottle. You can pick it up at your local craft store in the cake decorating section. The birthday cake decorations: surfer, towels, feet, and shark are fondant. The tree is a pretzel rod.

Coolest Wave Birthday Cake

Homemade Wave Birthday Cake

This Wave Birthday Cake was very fun to make but fiddley to ice. I baked one round cake and one rectangle sheet cake. To be a little more creative I made the batter half chocolate and half vanilla and swirled it through. I used a vanilla frosting and iced half the rectangle cake and put … Read more

Coolest Homemade Surfing Birthday Cake Decorations 2

I made this surfboard cake for a graduation party. Five kids from our church were all graduating from high school and going away to college at Point Loma. We had a great beach party for them to celebrate. One of the kids was my nephew. I had Brenton find a picture of a surfboard on … Read more

Coolest Surfing Birthday Party Cake

Homemade Surfing Birthday Party Cake

This Surfing birthday party cake was my first real cake for my son’s 5th birthday. The party was a surf theme so we made some life-size painting of surf boards for our humble abode, had 40+ people over, and I made this out of 3 Betty Crocker ‘super-moist’ boxes of cake mix, chocolate, yellow and … Read more

Coolest Homemade Surfing Birthday Cake Decorations 3

This cake was for a birthday party with a Hawaiian surfer theme. It is two 11×15 layers of chocolate cake and a thin layer of buttercream frosting covered in crushed vanilla wafers (sand). I simply ran thru my food processor and pressed into the frosting. The wave is a block of Styrofoam; I carved it … Read more

Surfing Cake

Surfing Cake

This was a cake I did for my son Max’s 7th birthday. The large wave is actually styrofoam covered in frosting, as there was no way I could get cake to stay up so high without it falling over! All other elements are made of gumpaste or rolled fondant and are edible. The little boy … Read more

Cool Homemade Surfing Cake

Surfs Up

This surfing cake was a neighbour’s grandson who loves the beach and surfing. Just a 9″ round double layer cake with pudding in the center of the cake and homemade buttercream icing.

Coolest Surfers Cake

Homemade Surfers Cake

I wanted to make something different for my son and his girlfriend whose birthdays are the day after each other. They both enjoy surfing so I looked through many pictures online and came up with my own version of a surfers cake, including my son’s girlfriend being upside down in the waves ( which she … Read more

Cool Homemade Surfboard Cake

Homamade Surfboard Cake

This surfboard cake was made for a water themed birthday party for my son’s 6th birthday. If you look hard you can see the “6” in the surfboard symbol. I made 2 9×13 cakes- 1 chocolate and 1 vanilla. I placed them end to end and carved them into a surfboard shape. I added detailing … Read more

Coolest Surfing Birthday Cake

Homemade Surfing Birthday Cake

The girls wanted a birthday cake they could help make. So when we saw this idea of a Surfing Birthday Cake in a book, we knew it was the perfect candidate. And we love how it turned out. It is our favorite cake yet! We used pre-made blue fondant: 1.5 lbs for the cake and … Read more

Coolest Surfing Cake

Surfing Cake

Every year we have a pool party for our daughter’s summer birthday. This year we had a surfing theme so therefore the surfing cake. The surf board was cut from a 9×11 cake. I iced the cake with white frosting and sprayed the stripes with icing spray to give it an airbrushed look. I sprayed … Read more

Coolest Surfer Dude Cake

Homemade Surfer Dude Cake

My niece had a baby shower, and the theme was Surf’s Up, so I made a “Surfer Dude with Attitude” cake. She wanted a carrot cake, which made it a little more challenging because carrot cake is very moist and ‘flaky’. I made a ‘Tropical Carrot Cake with Coconut Cream Cheese Frosting’ from Epicurious.com web … Read more

Coolest Surfboard Cake

Surfboard Cake

I had a Surf’s Up themed joint birthday party for my son’s first birthday and my dad’s 49th birthday since their birthdays are only one day apart. I made a surfboard cake for my dad. I made two cakes, using a standard cake pan. Since my dad is diabetic, I used a healthier diabetic recipe … Read more