Ambitious Cake

Decorating By Scrumptious Creations Updated 7 Sep 2008 , 2:31am by alanahodgson

Scrumptious Creations Posted 26 Aug 2008 , 4:32am
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Anyone ever try to recreate the Tick toc gator Amazing Mike did for the Villian cake challenge? Any tips on how to get it done.

Appreciate it. Thanks
LL

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ceshell Posted 26 Aug 2008 , 5:03am
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How freaking awesome is that cake?!!! Sorry I can't advise on how to pull it off though, but I am sure that some carved rounds and a whole lotta RKT would be involved. That gator is really amazing.

Scrumptious Creations Posted 6 Sep 2008 , 6:01am
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Inspired by Mike's Amazing cakes, and with Susan Carberry's help, standing 3 feet tall, here is the Gator cake. The Gator body is made out of 2 - 4 layer cakes a 10" and a 9". Covered in Fondant and airbrushed. The birthday cake balancing on his nose is a dummy cake due to weight concerns.
LL

ceshell Posted 6 Sep 2008 , 6:26am
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WOWWWWWW!!!!! icon_eek.gificon_surprised.gifthumbs_up.gif

ibmoser Posted 6 Sep 2008 , 1:37pm
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WOW!!!!! Is the "snout" RKT? That is a work of art thumbs_up.gif

Scrumptious Creations Posted 7 Sep 2008 , 1:49am
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The tail and arms were made out of RKT but the head was carved out of styrofoam and covered with fondant. Thanks for all your kind comments. It was a lot of fun seeing it come together. Very happy with it.

Scrumptious Creations Posted 7 Sep 2008 , 1:55am
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Thankfully, I'm better at cake than loading photos on this site.

Here's the Gator cake.
LL

Naturepixie Posted 7 Sep 2008 , 2:04am
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icon_eek.gif WOW! WHAT AN AMAZING CAKE!!!!!

Sorry, I can't help. I'm just learning... But I do have a question.. icon_redface.gif What is RKT?

Scrumptious Creations Posted 7 Sep 2008 , 2:07am
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RKT Rice Krispey Treats

Naturepixie Posted 7 Sep 2008 , 2:25am
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lol.... icon_redface.gif thanks!

alanahodgson Posted 7 Sep 2008 , 2:31am
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that is awesome!!!! I love how you balanced the cake on the croc's nose! What a fabulous design and your execution is superb!!! Congratulations on a fabulous cake!

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