Need Help With Cake Sketch And Idea!!!

Decorating By morgnscakes Updated 14 Jan 2009 , 9:04pm by Kim040508

morgnscakes Posted 13 Jan 2009 , 12:40am
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Okay, I need to make a sketch of a cake for a man that likes to go jeep mudding. I was thinking of maybe a sculpted cake that looks like a hill with a lot of dips and whatnot and a jeep splashing or sliding in mud. The man lives about an hour from me and would like to see some ideas in the form of sketches. I need help--both with some other ideas for the cake and how in the world to sketch a hill or mud or whatever!!!

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antonia74 Posted 13 Jan 2009 , 3:54am
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I have a pic saved in my files from which seems to be close to what you're looking for?

j-pal Posted 13 Jan 2009 , 11:44pm
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Do you want the jeep sculpted, too? It may be easier to send him pics of other cakes, rather than a sketch. I know that I can sketch a lot of things, but certain details are more difficult on paper then they are in icing!

I was going to attach a photo of a cake I did for my son... but I can't find it now! Sorry! I'll see if I can scan one and upload it.

morgnscakes Posted 14 Jan 2009 , 4:38am
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no, the jeep doesn't need to be sculpted, just the hill/terrain I'm thinking.

Kim040508 Posted 14 Jan 2009 , 9:04pm
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Just an idea for you, you could make a double layer sheet cake. Cut out a big dip on one side of the cake, and fill it with chocolate fudge frosting and put a jeep in the mud, then have another jeep outside of the mud pulling the other one out. I know this happens a lot when we go with some friends of ours! Just an idea though. icon_lol.gif

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