Wine Bottle In Crate
Dummy cake make for a Wine & Chocolate event I was a vendor for. I used the label of the winery I was set up at. Gumpaste wine bottle. I used Sugar Ed Prod tutorial but I wrapped gumpaste around 2/3 of the bottle instead of 2 halves put together. This gave me a nice flat piece to set on top of the cake. I shredded fondant as filler.
Cowboy Baby Shower
Based on party plates/invites. 8" top to match the bandana background, 10" cowhide to match baby's diaper, rope to match borders and plaque to match shape of invite. She didn't want the actually baby on the top but rather his boots and hat. All fondant with piped paisley.
1/2 sheet cake covered in BC with a fondant sheet of binder paper on top. Lines were drawn with edible pens. GP/Fondant deco. You can't tell in the photo but I etched lines into the BC sides to make it look like stack of papers. Made for teachers Back-to-School night at a middle school.
Scripture Wedding Cake
6/10/12 rounds embellished with edible prints of Corinthians 13 scripture. The bride gave me this design to follow but I don't know where the original design came from.
It's test kitchen day. First attempt at brush embroidery on a new pistachio cardamon cake recipe. All butter cream.
Pirate's 1St Birthday
Pirate's 1st Birthday. 6/8". All fondant, gumpaste pieces. Isomalt gems. Original deisgn by "Melony" which I saved that cake pic quite awhile back. So glad I finally got a chance to make one like it. Matching smash cake all buttercream. TFL!
Monkey Baby Shower Cupcake Tower
Made to match invites and done in mom's favorite colors, orange & lime green. 6" buttercream cake with fondant monkey, trim and dots. Buttercream frosted marble cupcakes.
Cupcake Wedding Tower
6" butter cream cake on top. 100 cupcakes. White cupcakes filled with lemon curd and topped with cream cheese frosting. Marble cupcakes with milk chocolate ganache. Flowers added by florist. Bride request it so be completely simple.
This was entry into the 2012 Reno ICES show. 8x8 box covered in fondant. All fondant/gumpaste figures and accessories.
Single layer 6" cake used for sample at wedding consultation. Fondant covered and free-hand embossed "love" using small ball tool. Gumpaste flowers. Her 3 tier wedding cake will say "Love, Honor, Cherish"
Friday The 13Th Cake
Fondant covered 8". All gumpaste deco including eyeball, broken mirror, zombie hand, slasher knife, black cat and tombstone.
Dirt Bike Track
1/4 sheet grooms cake. All ramps/jumps were cake. Covered in buttercream with fondant/gumpaste flags, tires and hay bales. I rolled a lego tire across the track to leave tire marks. Airbrushed the track darker brown. The hay bales were fondant covered in shredded wheat using gum glue. Cones were made by using a #10 tip as a mold. I pressed a lego tire into the side of the a fondnat circle to get the tire imprints. TFL.
8" cake. RKT guys. Rimmed in fondant to make the "bowl" then filled with candy I love this cake. Got the idea from Cake 4 Fun which was brilliantly done.
Girly Monkey Cake
Fondant & Gumpaste Decorations. 6/8 cakes. BC icing. Cakes were chocolate with fresh whipped cream & bananas and banana cake with choco ganache. They had a "banana/monkey" theme. TFL
Carved from 12x15 sheet. All GP & Fondant deco. I replicated a photo I came across but I not sure where it originated.
Two 8" cakes stacked to make barrel. 6" on top. Fondant flowers with hand painted humming bird. She asked to make the flowers look like a traditional hummingbird feeder. BC.
Victoria's Secret Bag
1/2 sheet carved and stacked. All fondant with gumpaste letters & grommets. TFL
First Communion Rosary
10" fondant covered. Gumpaste rosary. Based on design by "The Roundhouse" cakes. (A friend sent me the photo and asked me to keep it similar.)
8" BC with qult design. Silver painted BC swiss dots. Fondant cross. Larger white beads were placed for every 10 pink beads in border to represent the rosary.