Ideal for creating woodgrain, leather and other fabric effects, textured fondant has the power to transform cakes to lifelike realism. Texturing fondant is a great technique to have in your arsenal, and it’s one that Cake Central users have certainly mastered! From patent purses to beautiful baskets, check out these Top Textured Fondant Cakes!
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Log Wedding Cake By loriemoms
Outside is fondant, the tops are buttercream. For an outdoor wedding that featured all kinds of wood grains
Firemen Groom’s Cake By hbcakes
The most fun I’ve had on a cake in a long time! This was 2 4in tall 8in squares stacked, then a 4in tall 6in square. BC finish with brick impression mat, BC flames, lollipop stick ladder, plastic firemen I ordered from country kitchen sweet art.
Pirate boat By patisseriejaja
A pirate theme cake for Mathias, 6 years old. Marble cake with chocolate ganache covered with fondant. All details are fondant. The boat is fondant that I let dry few days so it holds on the cake. The map was drawn with food color pencil. I had palm trees in the back of the cake on little islands of brown sugar to look like sand.
The (not-so) Leaning Tower of Pisa! By mvucic
Made for a school auction with an Italian theme. HUGE cake was 31 inches tall. Base is 4″ tall, 8″ round. All six floors are 3.75″ tall and 6″ round. Top level is a 4″ tall and 4″ round cake dummy. Covered in fondant and pressed with brick impression mat. The pillars on the floors were candy sticks (8″ lengths) cut to skewer the cake board floors. All fondant accents. Thanks to CakeDiosa for all her help and suggestions! TFL!
Plant in a Basket! By toniprev
White Chocolate mudcake. Buttercream. Fondant. Weave impression done with PME Rolling pin. ALl decorations fondant.
Oak Wedding Cake By beheeka
Hand painting of wood grain on fondant with silver fondant horseshoes. Topper supplied at the wedding.
Oak Wedding Cake By stephaniejoy
Patron Cake, Chocolate with chocolate frosting, fondant and modeling chocolate mix for the decoration, edible gel colors for wood grain effect, edible marker
Michael Kors purse By patisseriejaja
This is a chocolate cake with chocolate ganache all covered with fondant. I embossed the fondant with tulle fabric to give the leather texture. Gold luster dust with vodka for the gold parts. There is also some cupcakes decorated to match the cake.
Castle Cake By mjs4492
9″, 5″ and 2″ cake layers used. Castle is buttercream. The towers are fondant-covered paper towel holders. Cobblestone impression mat used for pattern on castle and towers. The tops of the towers are fondant-covered ice cream cones. Wish they had turned out better…. Inspiration came from one of sugarshack’s fabulous cakes.
Blossom Baby By the-cake-fairy
six inch vanilla cake with vanilla buttercream. All fondant topper using the First Impressions baby mold and the PME butterfly cutter plungers. TFL!
Heart Cake By cakediane
I used an impression mat for the design on the fondant and sugar flowers
Leather purse By lelka
Simple, chocolate fondant, chocolate cake.
Bowser’s Castle By ebwc
White chocolate mud cake with white chocolate ganache, Rice Bubble treats and fondant….. and lots of edible ‘ash’ dust.
Pink Wedding By luckygurl1203
Carrot cake covered in fondant. Textured design made of fondant as well. Thanks for looking
3D baby shower gift box fondant cake. Textured Fondant, bling, baby bottle, baby rattle, baby booties, baby pin, baby pacifier
Murad dress design By osutenor1
3 tier hexagon based on Murad floral dress as seen in Cake Central Magazine. Textured fondant with royal icing flood work flowers, monogram and buckle.
Abandon Cemetary By gilles-leblanc
Abandon cemetery cake.This cake was covered in fondant using the paneling technique, then the side where imprinted with a texture mat to give the stone effect, which was then brush and swipe with food color to give it depth effect. The tree and vine are made with modeling chocolate. The leaves are made of gum paste with a three color marbleizing process, cut with an emboss cutter then when dried were brush with brown dusting powder. The tombstone is made of gum paste with a brushing of black dust then wipe. The two columns are of gum paste with brick texture and brush and wiped with food color, as for the top and base are dried brushed and wipe. The gate is made with gum paste piece by piece then glued together with edible glue. All leafs; stone and pumpkins are set with edible glue.
Teddy bear baby By cakelady48
Fondant with smocking design on side,fondant rug,baby bottle and onesy,,teddy bears are fondant with a little tylose in them,,thanks to aine2 for her tutorial,you’re great,these were my first attempt,so I am hoping for improvement in the next ones,oh the blanket is fondant textured with a rolling pin
Textured Fondant Wedding Cake By creativecakefactory
Textured fondant wedding cake. This cake look a very long time to make but I love how unique it is. Off centered stacked tiers.