Hunger Games Birthday Cake
For my son's 12th birthday. Didn't want to eat anything black, so went with a green background instead. 50/50 fondant/gumpaste mix on the accents.
Harry Potter Birthday Cake
Harry Potter cake for my 11 year old. Buttercream with fondant/gumpaste accents.
Nautical Baby Shower Cake
Two tiered cake for nautical themed baby shower. Fondant covered with some gumpaste accents (topper and anchor).
Stripes, Dots And Footprints
Bottom layer is chocolate cake with rasperry filling, top tier marble cake with dark fudge filling. Covered in fondant with fondant/gumpaste accents.
Yellow cake with buttercream icing and fondant accents. Many thanks to Agua70 for the inspiration on this one.
Double tiered bridal shower cake with calla lilies. Purple/green color scheme. bottom layer is red velvet, cream cheese frosting, covered in fondant. Top tier is vanilla cake with strawberry filling covered in fondant. Calla Lilies are gumpaste. First cake for non-family event.
Rapunzel Doll Cake
Rapunzel cake for my niece turning 6. Hearts are are to hold the candles. Chocolate cake covered in fondant. BC trim on the dress. Thanks to many others on CC for the wonderful ideas.
Buttercream with fondant accents. Spider is cupcake (with top cut off) and covered with fondant... head is fondant, legs black pipe cleaners. Thanks to others on the site, especially kim1009.
Fire Truck Cake
Fire truck cake for my son. Buttercream icing and fondant/gumpaste features, royal icing for the ladder. BIG thanks to tharris1977 for instructions and idea. My son loved it and it was a big hit.
Mardi Gras - Fat Tuesday
Mardi Gras cake - "Too Chocolate Cake" from allrecipes covered in buttercream icing.
Basketball, Soccer, Baseball cake covered in MMF. Lines on baseball and basketball are buttercream. Made a stencil for the name and colored in with edible marker. Panels for soccer ball were cut out of fondant and placed on cake. Thanks to so many on this site for the inspiration... especially tideeboo_larkilou.
Snowman is fondant. Trees are sugar cones with royal icing (using the same tip you use to make mums). Everything else is buttercream. Thanks to kelleym and others for the inspiration on this.
Marble cake with buttercream icing and fondant/ gumpaste figures. Thanks to many on this site for ideas... especially ladywax05. These were my first fondant figures... still need to work on it, but overall I didn't think it was too bad for a first attempt... and little to no artistic ability on my part. Had lots of fun.
Buzz Lightyear Birthday Cake Space Ranger
Used inspiration from Dixiegal01 and Ishi to come up with this cake design. First time using homemade fondant (used Macs Mom's BC flavored fondant recipe)... which was so much better tasting than bought fondant! Son loved the cake.