For a woman who just became a veterinarian. Scratch carrot cake with cream cheese frosting.
For a boy's 8th grade graduation from a school with a tiger mascot. Scratch yellow cake with buttercream. Thanks so much to lalaine for coaching me through this!!!
Made for the party to celebrate the band's 15th anniversary. I had to hand-pipe their logo when my Colorflow plaque failed! Scratch white cake with buttercream.
I was happy with the top design, but very disappointed in the cracks all over the sides!! Scratch carrot cake with cream cheese frosting.
Change The World
I made 3 of these HUGE sheet cakes (2 layers each) for a community outreach event. One was scratch white, another scratch chocolate, and the third was scratch fresh lemon, all with buttercream. I also made matching sugar cookies.
Thank You Cake
Made for the celebration after a singing quartet's concert to raise money for a transitional housing program. Scratch fresh strawberry cake with buttercream.
A dozen of these were put into a basket to be given as the door prize at a fundraising gala. Scratch sugar cookies with glace.
80Th Birthday Party
For a man turning 80 who loves his classic Thunderbird and roller coasters. Half scratch chocolate cake, half scratch white, all buttercream.
For a wedding shower. They matched the invitations. Scratch sugar cookies with glace.
For A Little Friends Minnie Themed Party Scratch Red Velvet Cake With Buttercream
For a little friend's Minnie-themed party. Scratch red velvet cake with buttercream.
For A Church Friend Scratch Chocolate Cake With Chocolate Buttercream
For a church friend. Scratch chocolate cake with chocolate buttercream.
An assortment for Easter. I also made purple and blue ones, but they somehow didn't make it into the photo! Scratch sugar cookies with glace.
For A Little Girls Birthday Party Theyre Taking It On A 7 Hour Car Ride Scratch Chocolate Cake With Buttercream
For a little girl's birthday party. They're taking it on a 7-hour car ride! Scratch chocolate cake with buttercream.
For a wedding shower. I used both the party favor and the invitation as design inspirations. One layer scratch chocolate cake, one scratch yellow. All buttercream.
Made for the People's Resource Centers celebration of giving away their 10,000th refurbished computer to a low-income family. Scratch yellow cake with buttercream.
For a little boy's birthday party at a bowling alley. Scratch Red Velvet cake with buttercream.
First Try At Brush Embroidery
For a church meeting -- one of the board members is stepping down. Scratch white cake with buttercream.
Black And Blue
For one of the teenage boys in the local group foster home. It's very hard to come up with cake designs for boys that I don't know! Scratch white cake with buttercream.
Sock Hop Cake
I was asked to do a 1950's/Sock Hop/Elvis-themed cake, so this is what I came up with. Two sides have titles of Elvis songs, and the other 2 have records. Scratch banana cake with buttercream.
Made for a little girl's "under the sea" birthday party. Scratch sugar cookies with glace. I also made 2 dozen ocean-colored cupcakes to go with the sea horses.
The Stork Is Coming!
Made for a 4th-grade classroom celebration before the teacher goes on maternity leave. I saw this design in a really old Wilton book. Scratch chocolate cake with buttercream.
Birthday Cakes For 2 Cousins
The birthday girl's mom sent me the photo of this from Pinterest. I hope I did it justice. Scratch chocolate cake with buttercream, semisweet ganache and a real ice cream cone.