Graduation Cake

Decorating By jmdurrent Updated 10 Feb 2009 , 7:52pm by jmdurrent

jmdurrent Posted 9 Feb 2009 , 8:17pm
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My brother has asked me for a graduation cake for this May. He wants a Dallas Cowboy star with a graduation hat on it. I thought maybe I could start by using doug's template for a star....but how do I go about putting a gradutaion hat on it???? I want to have a good template before I attempt to take apart a cake, and my artistic abilites are...well..not that great!
Anyone have any ideas or templates they've used for graduation hats?


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kakeladi Posted 10 Feb 2009 , 2:47am
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How big do you intend this grad hat to be?
You can make a mini doll skirt 'cupcake' and put a fondant (7/or gumpaste) sq on it w/a tassel......simpleicon_smile.gif
Or do you want it more 2-d (laying down on the star)?

jmdurrent Posted 10 Feb 2009 , 7:52pm
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Well, the cake only needs to feed about 30 people, so I was thinking about making it around 1/2 sheet size. And, ya, I was thinking about just doing a 2d cake, since I dont have too much experience with 3d cakes, but your idea sounds good too!
Thank you icon_biggrin.gif

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