Coolest Homemade Dora the Explorer Cake Ideas

Take a look at the coolest homemade Dora the Explorer cake ideas. Just click on any of the cakes below to view cake photos and preparation tips from that birthday cake category.

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Featured Dora the Explorer Cake Ideas

Cool Dora Scene Cake

Coolest Dora Scene Cake for a 3-Year Old Girl

I had never made a scene cake before and the idea was intriguing. After looking at many photos of scene cakes, I decided that I wanted Dora to have an adventure. I baked 2 sheet cakes and 2 very small round cakes (all chocolate). As luck would have it, the larger of the two rounds rose up out of the pan and burst in the middle, which ended up being the perfect look for a volcano (I had initially wanted a mountain).

Two days before, using gum paste (with Wilton Gum Tex) I made 2 sizes of flowers, leaves, butterflies, a bear, rocks, stars and a duck. I inserted toothpicks into the base of the stars because gum paste dries very hard and cannot be modified. Read more about this Dora cake…

Last Minute Dora Cake

Last Minute Dora Birthday Cake

I had a friend come to me and ask if I could do her daughter’s birthday cake after the cake shop she had gone to told her the day before the party they could not fill her order.  Read more about this last-minute Dora birthday cake…