Business Services Cake
A thank you cake to the Business Services Department - "Books" are both 9" x 13" x 4", covered in fondant: bottom "book" - chocolate cake and Dulce Leche buttercream and chocolate ganache, second "book" - vanilla bean cake, vanilla bean buttercream, and lemon cream filling. The blue book is a "dummy cake". The money is fondant and printed sugar sheets. The bag is a fondant covered rice krispie treats.
Baby Reveal Cupcakes Who Will Baby Beasley Bee Vanilla Bean Cake With Vanilla Bean Buttercream Bittersweet Chocolate Coins Made Wit
Baby Reveal Cupcakes - "Who will Baby Beasley Bee?" Vanilla bean cake with vanilla bean buttercream. Bittersweet chocolate coins made with chocolate transfer sheets Bees are chocolate covered toffee and almond slices (inside buttercream was blue - it's a boy!)
Masquerade Mask Cake Was The Centerpiece Around Cupcakes 8X4 Vanilla Cake Filled And Covered With White Chocolate Ganache Airbrushed Si
Masquerade Mask Cake - Was the centerpiece around cupcakes 8"X4" vanilla cake filled and covered with white chocolate ganache airbrushed silver. 50/50 mask (with inedible feathers)
Old School Record Player Cake
Carrot Cake w/ Cream Cheese icing & fondant (version 1....before a little "incident" was without chocolate microphones. As a last minute save, the chocolate mics came in handy.)
Wedding Cake Cookie Pops
I made these for a "wedding favor table" challenge between two planners. Some are Sugar Cookies covered two ways - chocolate or fondant. I am bummed I didn't get pictures of the fun champagne bottle (with monogram "label") cookies that went with the bouquet.
Food Stylist Birthday
A birthday cake for a Food Stylist friend - a "Chopped" competition surprise party. Vanilla Cake, lemon curd filling, Buttercream. Camera made from Rice Krispie Treats covered in fondant. All other items are 50/50. thanks to lea74 for her cutting board veggie cake inspiration and all the CCers who made their cameras. :)
A full size vanilla sheet cake for a Salon opening. The hairdryer is fondant covered rice crispie treats - my first time working with that. I need to practice getting the treats really smooth. All other extras are fondant as well. RI roses.
For a first birthday party. The whole cake, including Elmo gave me a heck of a time and didn't turn out how I envisioned. But, ended up decent enough. The cake is marble, with buttercream and fondant extras. Elmo is cake as well. Thanks to all the CCers for the inspiration!
Some quick sugar cookies (decorated with fondant) for the bartender at work - his wife is expecting.
Cake for a teacher recognition/retirement function with an Old Hollywood theme. Thanks for CCCers for all the inspiration, esp. MikeRowesHunny & LaLuCakes.
Vote! Fundraiser Cake
For a School Board Candidate fundraiser event. They wanted the flag, red, white, & blue, but without any evidence of political affiliation. Lemon Cake with BC and fondant.
Lil' Easter Cake
Lil' 4" Vanilla Bean Easter Cake I made with excess batter and buttercream from another cake.
Spring Wedding Cake
Mini-Wedding Cake for my neighbor: red velvet with cream cheese icing 6" layer, vanilla bean with vanilla bean buttercream 4" layer, lots of royal icing roses and silver sugar pearls
St. Patrick's Day Birthday Cake
A friend's 10-year old's birthday theme cake, St Patrick's/Pot 'o Gold. Inspired by shalderman's cake, its all Chocolate cake, with buttercream with fondant embellishments. The Pot 'o Gold is a 6-inch dummy cake. (Thanks to shalderman for the inspiration!)
I saw this idea while flipping through Paris Cutler's "Planet Cakes" in the bookstore and am really excited with how they turned out. The cupcakes are vanilla bean.
Thank You Circus Pt. 2
One of two last minute "Thank you" cakes I made for the cast/crew of an event I attended. Full Sheet (made from 2 halve white cakes), buttercream, and edible paper picture. This was the first time I used edible paper...interesting. Thanks for looking!
Thank You Circus!
One of two last minutes "Thank you" cakes I made for the cast/crew of an event I attended. Thanks to the many CCers in the gallery for inspiration! I had grandiose ideas about how to finish this cake, but simply ran out of time. It's a 10" & 8" yellow with lemon filling, BC, fondant diamonds/flag, and sugar pearls. The "tent posts" are popsicle sticks connect my ribbon.
Twins Baby Shower
The mom was having twins, a boy and a girl, but didn't necessarily want it identifiable on the cake. It was a 10-inch & 8-inch yellow cake with buttercream and raspberry filling. Fondant extras, except for the crib (white chocolate) and the booties (royal icing).
Ivory & Gold Wedding Cake
This 4 tier cake (12, 10, 8, & 6-inch) have me fits. Yellow cake with buttercream, covered in fondant, gold sugar pearls, & gumpaste bow. The gold layers were airbrushed with luster dust. The 10-inch layer is quilted, but it doesn't really show up in the picture.