Mothers Day Tattoo Inspired
Made this tattoo inspired cake softened a bit by the gumpaste peonies for my mom.
Gerber Daisy Cupcake Tower
Made for my son's wedding. Since the wedding was outdoors the cupcake tower worked really well. Buttercream on rasberry filled french vanilla cake and we had 4 different flavors for the cupcakes. I made a menu board with cupcake flavors and the colors on gumpaste hearts and flowers on the cupcakes indicated flavor. All of the flowers and hearts are gumpaste.
Superman Monster Truck Working Headlights
Made this for my grandson's 3rd birthday. The cake was carved, then covered in MMF, the tires are RKT covered in fondant, the "mud" is chocolate buttercream. The cape around the truck is fondant. The lights are real bulbs that I bought at Michael's.
Bride And Groom
Sugar cookies royal iced with fondant disk pressed onto royal icing then stamped with gel color mixed with rum.
Baby Girl Converse Shoe Cake
This is a 14" round chocolate fudge cake torted and filled with buttercream and covered in fondant. I used cambo's pattern for the gumpaste shoes. The plaque and the little flowers were all gumpaste as well. TFL
My Granddaughter asked for a purple hippopotamus with a pink tu tu for her 5th birthday, so this is what I came up with. Chocolate fudge cake with buttercream, covered with fondant. The tiara, tu tu, eye lashes, and pearl bracelet are gumpaste. TFL
Tattoo Art Heart
Red velvet cake, cream cheese buttercream filling. Fondant covered and decorated, with gumpaste peonies.
Red velvet cake, with cream cheese buttercream, covered with fondant. All decorations are gumpaste. This was my first attempt at a Lorraine McKay tutorial (great tutorial). The gumpaste figure was modeled to look like the birthday girl.
The dog is white cake with buttercream, the dog is completely iced in buttercream. The eyes, nose and collar and tags are gumpaste and the newspaper is an edible image on fondant newspaper. The paper had headline and articles about the dogs owner turning 70. TFL
After seeing these cakes on Cake Central I have always wanted to try making one. So for my grandson's first birthday decided this would be the perfect opportunity since his name is Noah. White cake with buttercream icing and filling. Covered with fondant, all figures are fondant as well.
My granddaughter wanted a blue dolphin cake for her birthday. Covered in MMF the hibiscus flowers are gumpaste. TFL
The cake is covered with chocolate buttercream. The linen and grapes are fondant. The bottle is gumpaste and the label is an edible image. I also made 40 cookies to go with the cake, these labels are edible images as well. Thanks to other CC'rs for the inspiration. TFL
Juicy Diaper Bag
This cake was for my niece who carries her little maltese puppy everywhere, she actually has pink ears. The puppy is sculpted and decorated with buttercream, her eyes and nose are gumpaste. For the diaper bag I used two 9 x 13 cakes layered and covered with buttercream and then fondant. The zipper, zipper pull hardware and handle are all gumpaste. The baby keys, bottle, and sneakers are all gumpaste. Thanks to cambo for the template I used for the sneakers (awesome template). And thanks to all CC'rs for the inspiration. TFL
I made this cake for my niece's baby shower. It was fun to make and was a fun conversation piece at the shower. I started with an 11 x 15 cake for the base and used Betty Crocker Bake' n fill pans for tummy and bust. The cake is covered with mmf and the shoes, flowers and pacifier were made with gumpaste. Thanks to stellastarchild for the shoe template and to all fellow CC'rs for inspiration. TFL
Panoramic Egg Cookie
Started with egg shaped cookie, iced sky blue with RI. With paint brush and thin RI painted cloud, tree and landscape. Then added fondant bunny, basket, eggs, butterfly. I then added RI grass here and there. With the same cutter used for cookie, cut out white fondant piece and cut hole in center for peeking through. Laid this piece on large domed egg to dry. When dry placed it on the decorated cookie and piped around it. I made one for each of my grandkids. TFL
Peep Chick Cake
Chocolate cake sclupted to look like a Peep covered with buttercream and sprinkled with Wilton sugar. Fondant was used for the egg shell and bow. TFL
These are sugar cookies made to resemble panoramic sugar eggs. Decorated with fondant and royal icing. TFL
Sugar cookie with royal icing I made 6 dozen for my grandkids to take to school. Inspired by cake I saw here on CC by mezzaluna. TFL
Scultped and then covered in buttercream and then fondant. Flowers, ribbons and butterfly are gumpaste.
Made this for my Granddaughter's 11th birthday, she loves lizards. This is Colette Peters (my hero) Mr. Sticky. Thanks for Looking.