Peonies And Lace Wedding Cake
This was a SECOND GENERATION wedding cake! A very special request from the bride - having made her parent's wedding cake. Peonies and flower fillers are made from flower paste. I used modelling paste fro pearl borders. The bride asked for peonies, rather than the traditional roses! I had never made peonies before - therefore acquired a new skill for the project, following lots of practice!!!
Purple Peonies, Pearls And Lace Birthday Cake
10" Victoria Sandwich with vanilla bean butter cream filling. 10" Victoria Sandwich with vanilla bean butter cream filling. Peonies are made with flower paste. I used modelling paste for Pearls, and name plaque.
50Th Wedding Anniversary Remembrance
I made this cake for a family gathering - in Remembrance of Jim R.I.P to commemorate our 50th Wedding . The photo banner edible images - incorporate happy memories through the years. The cake was presented on a turntable - allowing family and friends to spin and browse the photos - spanning three generations! Roses are made from flower paste. Used my own number template uploaded to my pictures in CC gallery - some time ago.
Twins Confirmation Cake
Chocolate biscuit cake covered in fondant. Dove, Celtic Cross and church windows are made from modelling paste
Cian's 18Th Birthday Guitar Cake
I made this cake for my grandson Cian. For inspiration...I endeavored to replicate his new guitar as a surprise!!! 8" and 6" chocolate biscuit cakes, covered with fondant. Used modelling paste for Guitar neck and head, and cream cotton tread for the strings. Our birthday boy Cian was so thrilled with his cake.
Ronan's Aran Knit Theme Christening Cake
I made this cake for my grandson Ronan while on a visit from Ireland to Somers Point NJ . USA. It was such a joy to be there for his special day!9" and 7" Vanilla cake - with vanilla bean butter cream . Converse shoes, Teddies and buttons are made with modelling paste.
Munster Rugby 65Th Birthday Cake
I made this cake for friend Trisha pictured centre with her favourite idol. Trisha is an avid Munster Rugby Fan!!! Original image was photo shopped...hence the birthday girl gave permission to upload cake picture. Photo image and number plaque are printed edible images.
Snowman Christmas Cake 2018
10" round Rich fruit cake. Covered with fondant. Snowman, Christmas plaque, Snowflakes Holly Candy Cane are made from modelling paste. This was a fun cake to make!
Nadia's Friends Theme 16Th Birthday Cake
This cake was made for Nadia who is an avid fan of "Friends" TV series. The cake was a surprise for Nadia...presented to her by her big sister Ashlinn at her 21st birthday party. 10" cake covered with purple fondant. FRIENDS lettering was done freehand using thinly rolled black fondant. Frame and lettering on cake board is made from gum paste. Both birthday girls were delighted with their cakes!
Ashlinn's 21St Birthday Cake
10 and 8" 2 tier cake covered with white fondant. Flowers and lettering made from gum paste. I used the numbers template... which I created and uploaded to my CC photos gallery a few years ago.
Kate's Gymnast Cake
10 " Chocolate biscuit cake covered with fondant. Gymnasts and equipment are made with modelling paste
Kate's 1St Communion Cake
10" chocolate biscuit cake with white fondant and cake lace border. Missal and chalice are made with gum paste
Lace Wedding Cake
4 tier 12" 10" 8" 6" wedding cake covered with ivory fondant I used Flexi-Ice instant mix for Sugar Lace Border design . Flowers are made with gum paste
Music Themed Wedding Cake
3 tier 12" 10" 6" cake covered with white fondant with edible Music sheet borders. Roses, fillers and pearl border are made with gum paste. Newbridge Silver Cake Topper was a wedding gift to the young couple.
Dewalt Toolbox Cake
I made this cake for my son Séamus who loves his Delwalt toolbox and gadgets! Chocolate biscuit cake covered with black fondant, Dewalt logo and number are printed edible images. Tools are made from modelling paste.
Orla Kiely Inspired Handbag Cake
I made this handbag cake for my daughter-in-law Pam's 40th Birthday. I was inspired by the original leaf pattern by designer Orla Kiely. Pam owns an Orla Kiely handbag...making this cake extra special, much to the delight of the Birthday Girl!
Suitcase Retirement Cake
Made for a former colleague at LCFE, who plans to move to Toronto Canada. Trish is an avid traveller, and the luggage stickers denote the airline carriers and places visited. All stickers and passport covers are edible images. Suitcase is Lemon drizzle cake with lemon curd butter cream filling, covered with chocolate coloured fondant. Handle, straps, locks, luggage tag, are buckles are made with modelling paste. This was my first suitcase cake!
Teacher's Desk Retirement Cake
I made this cake for a former colleague at LCFE Limerick College of Further Education) to celebrate her retirement in September 2016. Chriss taught Maths & Stats for many years, and was also the College Examinations Officer. Chocolate biscuit cake. Mayo Flag Screen Saver on computer monitor, book covers, keyboard, Name plaque, mouse mat, calculator and examinations timetable are Edible images. Dell monitor, Dell computer tower, keyboard base, books, mouse and calculator are made from black modelling paste.
Art Teacher's Retirement Cake
I made this cake for former colleague Jacinta LCFE (Limerick College of Further Education) to celebrate her retirement in September 2017. Jacinta's favourite pastime is shopping on line...mainly for shoes and handbags! The painting on the easel is a scaled down copy of the painting presented to me by the college on my retirement in 2010. This beautiful watercolour of LCFE was painted by art student Mo Mu under the guidance of Jacinta...hence my chosen theme for this very special cake! Chocolate Biscuit Cake..Painting, book covers, name plaque are edible images. Paint tubes, paint palette, paintbrushes books , shoe and clutch bag are made from modelling paste. I sourced diamante brooches and the 5" high mini easel online.
Cian's Ipad Cake
Double layer Chocolate fudge cake with Nutella butter cream filling. Apple logo and iPad cake topper are edible images on modelling paste...edited in MS PowerPoint. My grandson LOVES his iPad! He was thrilled with his 16th Birthday iPad cake...saying how COOL it looked!
Molly's Christening Cake
I first created this theme cake for my Grandson James...uploaded to my Cake Central Gallery in 2013. This cake was for grandniece Molly Jane, whose parents fell in love with the original design. Triple Layer Red Velvet Cake with White Chocolate butter cream filling. Baby Blanket is made from modelling paste...used an impression mat for knitted pattern effect on squares, and the basket weave impression on sides with a rolling pin... Baby, Teddies, Bottle , Pillow and Lettering are made with gum paste.
Baby On Rose Petals - Christening Cake Topper
Cake Topper is made from gum paste. I used a very large rose cutter and softened out edges of petals with a balling tool.
Lisa's Christening Cake
I made this cake for grandniece Lisa. 2 tier... 9" and 7" cake. Bottom tier Red Velvet with cream cheese flavoured butter cream filling Top tier Belgium Chocolate and Crunchie Biscuit Cake. Baby, Rose Petals, Lettering made from gum paste, and I used modelling paste for Baby Blocks
Cal's Christening Cake
I made this cake for my grandson Cal, during a trip from Ireland to New Jersey in 2016. It was lovely to be there for Cal's very special day! 2 tier 9" and 6" chocolate biscuit cake, covered in fondant. Christening. Cake Topper, Teddies, Baby Blocks and Numbers are made from modelling paste.