Wild 12Th Cake
6/8/10 iced in buttercream with fondant decorations. This was my first cake with wires and I would do them with a stronger gauge next time. 22G was all that was avail., but I wanted to use 18G. Oh well, live and learn. Inspired by mystical cakes.
Black And Red 60Th
Not sure if this is the best category or not. Anyway, inspired by a pink cake box design. 6/8/10 iced in buttercream with fondant stripes, flowers, dots. Gumpaste topper.
Snowflakes And Snowboards
Chocolate, marble, vanilla pound all in buttercream with fondant stripes and letters. Gumpaste snowflakes, numbers, and snowboards. One of the few that I designed completely on my own w/o using other cakes for inspiration. This was for three cousins who had 16th b-days close together.
Primary Colors Monkey Cake
6" round and 10" hexagon marble cakes with buttercream. Fondant/gumpaste accents and candy melt "1" on the monkey's lap.
Happy Fall Y'all
11X15 cut in half and stacked to make two layers. WASC with bc. Decorations are fondant. Made for my daughters' school's annual auction fundraiser. Inspiration cake by tamivo.
Red velvet cake, cream cheese bc filling, covered in fondant w/ gumpaste neck. Strings piped with #3 tip. Carved from 2 11X15 layers. Neck held up with wooden dowels and dowels held in place with candy melts.
Ella's First B-Day
All buttercream with fondant topper. The b-day girl has a favorite lime green giraffe toy she plays with, so the mom wanted that for a topper. Design inspired by pink cake box. 6,8,10 inch rounds.
6' and 8" vanilla cake with purple batter marbled in. Buttercream with findand accents. Topper made of RKT, chocolate, buttercream, peppermint pearls, and fondant.
This was for my daughter's 7th birthday. She wanted to have a flip flop party. 6" and 8" are devils food and 10" is WASC. All three are covered in bc with fondant flip flops and candy melt letters. It was quite a hit at the party.
6/8/12 inch squares all WASC with buttercream. Bows are made of 50/50 gumpaste/fondant.
Lime & Turquoise
Bottom is 9" hexagon and top is 6" round. Both are chocolate with buttercream. Fondant bow.
Mother's Day Tea
Bottom was 10" chocolate. Rounds were 6" and 8" vanilla. Buttercream with fondant roses, butterflies, and topper. It was actually white, but the picture makes it look dark for some reason.
Gibson Wedding Cake
This is the biggest cake I've ever done. Half was vanilla pound cake, the other half was chocolate pound cake. All icing is buttercream and flowers are silk. I generally think fountains are outdated, but I liked the look of this cake.
There were several firsts on this cake. This is the first paid cake covered in MMF, first time making a handle and spout this large, and first time making a topper this intricate. Cake is WASC baked in a Pampered Chef batter bowl. Topper is all fondant. Close up of topper is in my photos.
Topper For Teapot Cake
This was a lot of fun but also very tedious. It is all done with fondant and allowed to dry. Held together with white candy melts and painted with paste colors and gold dust. Inspired by zoey2jack.
10" and 8" chocolate cakes. Iced in buttercream with MMF decorations. Gumpaste/MMF topper. Beads are plastic. This was a fun cake to do.
11X15 vanilla cake with buttercream. Dress is MMF and made to replicate a gift from the grandmother-to-be.
Pink And More Pink
This was such a fun cake to do. All WASC with buttercream. Fondant bow. Inspired by a cake from vlin28.
Baby shower cake for mom expecting triplets. Vanilla cake with buttercream and gumpaste topper.
10X10X2 with buttercream icing. Cradle is made from candy melts using a mold. Pillow/blanket are MMF.
This was for my grandparents' 50th anniversary. It is a WASC cake iced in buttercream with gum paste bows and a candy melt frame topper.
This was a 6" and 10" Orange Crush pound cake with bc icing. The leaf cut-outs, canoe & oar, rocks, and campfire are all fondant. The signs are just printed onto regular paper from computer images. Lettering was done in chocolate using a mold. Inspired by a cake from lanibird.