Monthly Archives: May 2012

Here Dad is the $20 I borrowed from you


This was a tough one.  It took two hours hand painting on fondant with gel food color and clear vanilla extract.  I’m not the best at painting faces but my friend was pleased with the results which is all that … Continue reading

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Basketball Cake for Father’s Day


This half dome basketball cake might just be the ticket to get you out of the dog house from when Dad had to come and get you because you wrapped your truck around a telephone pole trying to see if … Continue reading

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Flag Cake


For your Memorial day this flag cake is all made using just one tip, the star tip.  You can also use this same cake pan but us strawberry for the strips and blue berries in the star section with little … Continue reading

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Princess Tiana Cake


Princess Tiana is hand painted on Fondant using clear vanilla extract and food coloring gel.  Since I didn’t have a character pan of Tiana I used the Cinderella pan.  Add some fondant flowers and flower confetti and this princess is … Continue reading

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Book Cakes & Matching Cupcakes


For my daughter’s birthday we surprised her with a book party.  Everyone came as a character for a book.   I went as Julia Child and made a book cake of two of her favorite authors.  The cakes iced with buttercream … Continue reading

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Angel Cakes


Both of these angels were hand painted on fondant.  You can paint on fondant using clear vanilla extract and gel food coloring.  The second angel was from a stain glass pattern I had made years ago.  I made the little stain … Continue reading

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Sand Castle Cake


This is a 9″ round cake with a cupcake on top.  Make your chocolate sea shells out of candy molds ahead of time.  Also I used Hershey’s chocolate squares around the outside.  Ice the cake first with buttercream.  While the icing is … Continue reading

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