Motorcycle Themed Birthday Cake
Motorcycle tire and character in his riding gear sitting on it..based on birthday boy! Choc cake with choc smbc and fresh raspberry filling..covered in fondant!
baby sleeping modeled from gumpaste/fondant. I learned how to model using Aine2 (Lorraine's) fab tutorials. This was for a baby shower..the lady who is throwing a baby shower wanted to see a couple of them...she has 2 daughters expecting 2 days apart...one I did the washtub cake for and the other is having a chocolate fountain but they wanted sugar baby decorations
Washtub And Ducky Shower Cake
I've made a version of this cake 4 times now...Inspiration from the lovely cake made by Cakesunleashed..one of my fave cakes! Scratch choc buttermilk cake and choc SMBC and fondant/gumpaste accents.. It was for a baby shower today...unknown gender but the grandma who was holding the shower was going with a ducky theme.
Cream Wedding Cake And Gumpaste Roses
I made this 3 tier cake and the gumpaste roses as well as 17 x 7" cakes for each table..it took 20 hours to bake and 26 hours straight (no sleep) to decorate...LOL..the biggest cake order I have ever done..but I was really happy with how it turned out...thanks for looking!
Dora Boots And Backpack Cake Topper
I made this from modeling past for the 2 year old daughter of a good friend! She lives in a different city but I couriered it to her..it arrived pretty well safe and sound and she loved it...so did my friend..thanks for looking!! I would have done the entire cake for her if I lived a little closer!!
Christening cake for a little girl....vanilla cake with raspberry smbc and covered in fondant with gumpaste flowers and piping....the mom didn't want to cut it...lol thanks for looking!
Michael Johns Heart On My Sleeve
This is a cake for Michael Johns, soulful contestant from last season's American Idol..he has a single coming March 31s called Heart on My Sleeve..this is to promote it. Vanilla cake, raspberry smbc and covered in Fondant..based on one of his shirts and ties..
Darth Vader Birthday Cake
Made this for a little guy's birthday yesterday...humidity here caused a few issues with Darth legs!! Anyhow, it was chocolate buttermilk cake with chocolate SMBC filling and fondant to cover. I like the contrasting colours and the little guy seemed happy with it so that's great!!
Garden Party Anniversary Cake
I made this for the parent's of my boss...it is their golden annivesary..this cake is to reflect the shape of their original cake but it is also to go with the theme of the party...Lemon sour cream pound cake and lemon SMBC filling...sugar vase and gumpaste blossoms. Thanks for looking!!
Polka Dot And Rosebuds Modern
this was a christening cake I made for this past Sunday but the design could also be used as a shower cake as well...I got inspiration for various cakes ...so thank-you all who have done similar!! Thanks for looking!
My Son's Birthday Cake And Finishing The Marathon!
I made this cake for my son's 33rd birthday and also to celebrate his running the marathon last weekend..I was very proud!! I made him laying down after the finish line with a big smile on his face! I piped his marathon number on his bib..a simple cake but he loved it..vanilla with SMBC and lemon curd filling. Thanks for looking!!
Quilted Cake With Bow And Tiny Flowers
I made this for work tomorrow...we are being photographed with our favourite hobby..so I came up with this..would have liked to do something more elaborate but didn't have the time..First time quilting and bottomless border all thanks to Sugarshack's DVD..Thanks for looking!!
1St Birthday Cake - 2Nd Party Same Little Guy
This is an upsized version of the washtub cake I made for a one year old...both parties were this weekend so I was pretty busy! This was a fun cake to make and I hope the Mom likes it!! Thanks for looking! oh..the ducky, tub and accessories are fondant/gum-tex.
1St Birthday Cake
Wooden washtub cake with ducky..made from fondant/gum-tex mix. Cake is scratch choc buttermilk chocolate cake and chocolat SMBC filling..the blue icing is Sugarshacks icing because I can't get a true blue colour from SMBC! I posted this but it got deleted somehow..so here goes again!
First Communion Cake - Girlie
I just finished this cake for two little cousins...the dad wanted white and pink with some flowers and the little girls. I hand modeled the girls from the usual fondant/gum-tex..and I used a mold for the cross though...pretty happy with this cake. Thanks for looking
Buttons And Bears Shower Cake
This cake is a larger version of the one I did last year...I made it for our real estate agen't best friend. It is WASC (marble version) and filled with fudge SMBC and iced under fondant with cappuccino SMBC and then covered in fondant. All the modeling is my usual fondant/gum-tex mix. Thanks for looking!!!
Christening Cake For Elissa
Made this cake this past Sunday for a baby girl's Christening. Mom wanted choc, pink and cream with butterflies..which are wafer paper and RI. Overall, I was happy with this and the Mom sent me the nicest e-mail thanking me and raving about it...I always see what I could have improved upon lol..don't we all? Thanks for looking!!
Bowling Birthday Cake...strike!!
this was a bowling cake I did for a little girl...I thought I was going to be making a girly, girly cake (my fave) but her dad wanted me to make a bowling cake with no frou-frou...so here it is...the strike with 7 pins upon request for her age!! Thanks for looking
Peter Rabbit Birthday Cookies
I made these for part of a little girl's loot bag for her birthday...she is crazy for Peter Rabbit and whilst I am no Beatrix Potter, I think they turned out cute..Antonia74 icing and Canadian Living Sugar and Spice cookie. i saw similar cookies posted by someone here and I can't find them again..thanks for the inspiration!!!!!
Let It Snow!
cake I made for a charity raffle at work to help out a needy family..so people bought tickets and then I made a cake for the winner..this is it..Winter Fun which I hoped would bring a smile to whoever received it! I modeled the topper with fondant/gum-tex and the rest is Sugarshack's icing!!!
This is a goodbye cake for a friend..there is a huge lunch for her today at work so I made a big cake...she is a girly girl so I don't think she would mind having a cake that looked like it was for a wedding shower..lol!! It's 6-9-12 and fresh lemon buttermilk scratch cake..Limoncello syrup and Limoncello SMBC..I bought the butterfly wafer papers from JenniferMI and made the body from RI..Thanks Jenn!!! Thanks for looking!
Bears, Bows, Blossoms
This is a christening cake I did for a work friend. She said I could do whatever I liked but just to use cream and brown for colours..intially I was sort of disappointed in the colours but ended up really liking them. Thanks to Aine2 for her fab bear tutorial. Bows, blossoms and bears are fondant modeling paste. 12-9-6", SMBC iced and chocolate buttermilk cake. Thanks for looking!!
My Son's Wedding Cake
This is my son's wedding cake from Saturday Oct 13...it is the reason I took up decorating 1 1/2 years ago. It was such a thrill and an honour to do their cake. The wedding was picture book perfect day and they looked divinely happy. My other son was the best man and I can honestly say it was one of the happiest days of my life...Erin my new DIL looked like a princess..gorgeous as anything. Thanks for looking.
This was for my son's "stag and doe" party last night..the cake was a huge hit ...they are going to Greece for honeymoon so I did the phrase book on the top from an edible image..scratch buttermilk choc cake and choc bc filling/icing and choc fondant. buckles and handles are gumpaste..CC's copper lusterdust on the straps, handles and luggage tag..gold for the buckles. Thanks to all the great suitcases posted...copied and inspired by them!!! Thanks for looking!!
Flowers And Butterflies Birthday Cake
Made this for my friend's birthday this evening and when I got there she was having contractions!! Her first baby is due anytime now...so that was very exciting! We still ate cake! Thanks to Merissa for her beautiful summer and spring cake which gave me the idea of butterflies and flowers.. Inside is Toba's yellow cake with custard and raspberries, blueberries, white peaches..covered with reg BC not SMBC which I usually use. Thanks for looking!!
Wine Bottle In A Crate For 60Th Birthday
Made this wine bottle in a crate from my Confetti Cake book...went well other than trying to get the fondant to stay on the sides...I think the bottle is a bit fat looking and next time I would carve it more. Straw is RI, Cake is buttermilk choc with SMBC choc/GrandMarnier Filling. This is for the DF of my DS's GF! Thanks for looking!