How To Stack Fish Bowl

Decorating By babeebk Updated 9 Jan 2013 , 9:30pm by shanter

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babeebk Posted 9 Jan 2013 , 8:37pm
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My sister wants this cake for her baby shower next month, sorry I can't give credit to the artist as I'm not sure where she found the photo. How do you stack a cake like this? There's no dowel through the bowl, how do you keep this thing stable???

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BakingIrene Posted 9 Jan 2013 , 8:41pm
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There are certainly scads of dowels in the two tiers under the fishbowl.


This cake would be driven to the party site in two sections.


Then the fishbowl only needs a solid acrylic plate under it and over it to be stable.  That's one reason for the generous piped borders on it.

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shanter Posted 9 Jan 2013 , 9:30pm
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The cake was made by Amanda Groom, in the UK. I believe this is she:


That doesn't show the cake, but you could e-mail her and ask her how she did it.

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