Need more cake? Sheet cakes are the way to go —less decorating —- and can save money. These are four 1/2 size rectangular sheet cakes. You can put whatever design you like in the middle of the small squares. These are easy to serve following the cutting lines. Each sheet cake serves 48 people. Close-up. […]
Category: Birthday Cakes
This is a birthday cake I made in 2013. It’s a 2 layer 12″ round cake topped with a Zebra purse made using a 8″ circle cut in half. It’s decorated with butter-cream frosting and covered in Wilton pre-made fondant. It’s the “first” purse cake I ever made. This is a view from above the […]
This birthday cake was for the hometown football teams quarter back. The jersey was made from a t-shirt form pan and the football field is a 1/2 sheet rectangular pan. This cake serves about 70 people. It was super fun to make.
I really wish I had taken more pictures of the process of making this cake, but sadly I did not start taking pictures until I had already gotten this much done. My son wanted a WALL-E cake for his birthday, so here is my version. In all the cakes I have made in 21 years […]
These cakes make for a nice neighborhood or office gift at Christmas time as well. My older kids sold these single layer cakes one year as a fund raising project. Together, our family baked and decorated 50 of these cakes in three days! It made for fun times and good memories. A family that “plays” […]
This was the first cake I ever baked in a glass bowl and it actually worked well. However, you need to make sure your glass bowl is tempered and safe to use in your oven. I did learn newer glass bowls sold at the store nowadays cannot be used for this. I went to the […]
Here is my beautiful little girl holding up her picture I drew of Scooby-Doo to decorate her birthday cake with. I looked at the Scooby-Doo picture on the front of her birthday invitations and just copied the picture onto paper in a much larger scale.This is the method I use to make my shaped cakes. […]
This is a 1/2 size sheet cake, decorated in butter cream frosting. The Pooh and balloons were drawn on free hand using a piping tip and black colored frosting, then filled in with colors using a star tip. This cake serves 48 people.
This is a one layer 8×8 square cake decorated with butter cream frosting. It serves about 16 people.
This is a small 8″x8″ square cake, decorated in butter cream frosting. It serves about 16 people.
This is a 1/2 sheet cake that serves 48 people. Chocolate cake decorated with butter cream frosting.
Here was another fun birthday cake. My son was really into Hot Wheels cars at the time and wanted a 3-D cake for his birthday. Here it is! This cake was made using 3 single layer 9×13 sheet cakes, one chocolate, one vanilla, and one strawberry. The front view. A picture […]
I made this cake for my son, who loves to fish. It is made from Four 4″ rounds and a 9×13 cake pan. The fishing pole came in a little kids fishing kit purchased at the local dollar store. I used gummie worms for the bait and found 9 squiggly (worm looking) candles to finish […]
My seven year=old son wanted a Komodo Dragon for his birthday. Since a Komodo dragon would make a less-than desirable house pet, due to possibly causing DEATH! I opted to make him one as a birthday cake instead. He loved it –especially since mom (me) was so cool as to make the insides strawberry cake […]