hi...need to make my little boy a 3D gravedigger monster truck cake next weekend and need ANY help or tips from anyone who has made one or would just know how to go about it without a pan..like what cake sizes are best to carve down or how to get the shape best? If anyone has any ideas PLEASE let me know..i would GREATLY appreciate it and so would an up and coming 6 year old...LOL Thanks
Sherry in NC
Hi, I don't whether I am too late, but I found these link.
I used 9x13 and carved a lower portion for the front. I just used some Wilton columns behind each wheel (although I would recommend better support if you are going to transport it anywhere) to hold up the board with the truck body. I used 5" rounds for the wheels. Here is mine:
Here's a thread where CakeMommyTX posted some great instructions and a diagram for the trucks she's made: http://cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-662744.html
I just love her blog. shes "mrsmudrash" here on cakecentral