I am some one who is lucky to get a cake mix and can frostening to look ok. So for me to try my hand at a cake like this is alot. This is my first cake that I followed from a book using foundent frosting. Let me know what you think my friends and family have already been wowed by it but at the same time I would luck to know what others think too, who do not know me.
Your first cake????? WOW!!!!
This is very cute. One of those cakes that you are not sure if you want to admire or eat. Good job - keep up the good work.
Wow! Your first cake? I am very impressed.
wow that is very good!
did you carve out that whole thing!!
I'm wowed too! Great job!
Wow, you did a great job with your first cake.
Oh I love Tom & Jerry! Great job!!! Now you have to make more & show us!!! Happy Decorating!!
that is soo cute ......now ihow did you do the TOMs face....?
HOW CUTE IS THAT!!!!??? Kudos on your fist Cake!
Another WOW!!! I am impressed. I wish I had the nerve to try this. My 3 yr old grandaughter loves Tom and Jerry...Please give us instructions...
I've been making cakes for a couple years now and haven't even accomplished a cake at that level. You should be very proud!
Thank you all u are so nice.
The Idear for the cake was from a book by Debbie Brown . I love her books!!! I had been looking at for a while now and decided to try. What really inspired me to start cake decorating was seeing food networks birthday cake challege a few weeks ago.
Two make tom I baked 2 cakes in 2-cup bowls and even it out to make a circle. then with gray tinted foundant I covered the whole thing. I used white foundant made into 3 tear drops and made the mouth. and then layered on diffrent colors for the eyes and formed the nose. Add 2 more gray teardrops just above the white for the cheak. and a few extra flat peice for foundant (gray ) for the side of the face. The ears r all foudant that I molded out and let dry one a rolled up index card and added with royal frostening. The mallet is a 8 round cake that was cut into 4 circles using (get this I am pretty proud of this one) A no handle coffee travel mug. then layered on top of each other covered in white foundant. Then I added cuts into it to look like wood and made a water color using brown food coloring. And jerry is molded out of just foundant. for the floor on the cake tray I first covered it with black foundant lightly powdered with sugar then placed white foundant over it, and cut out the break in the "floor". Using a ruler I made light cuts to look like the wood flor again making small lines for wood grain and coloring with food coloring and water then for the nails in the wood I just used a Q-tip with straight yellow and made them.
You all r so nice here I look forward to doing more of my new craft and posting soon.
Thank you again,
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absolutely fabulous....I dont have the bravery to try that cake Wonderful Job Great Work