Safari Gift Box Baby Shower Cake
This cake was designed after the invitations for a shower for twin boys.
Posted in 3-D/Sculpted, Baby Shower, Cake, Cupcakes, Pictures
Tagged Animals, Blue, Bow, Brown, Cake, Cupcakes, Flowers, Fondant, Gift box, Giraffe, Green, Gumpaste, Lion, Monkey, Orange, Pink, Polka dots, Rhino, Safari, Stripes, Tiger, White, Yellow
Posted in Birthday, Cake, Handmade Flowers, Holiday, Pictures, Religious
Tagged 1st Communion, Basket, Basketball, Bees, Birthday, Black, Blue, Brown, Bumblebees, Bunny, Buttercream, Cake, Challis, Court, Cross, Crown, Daisies, Easter, Eggs, Fence, Flowers, Fondant, Gold, Grapes, Grass, Green, Iris, Knicks, Monkey, Mother's day, Orange, Peony, Pink, Purple, Religious, Silver, Stripes, Sugar flower, White, Yellow, Zebra
Baby Shower Cake
This cake was designed after the bedding in the baby’s room. To say that a fondant bow looks easy is true and even watching tutorials, it looks easy to do. Let me tell you folks, I have practiced LOTS and LOTS of fondant bows and they are NOT easy! This bow is the first one I’ve actually been happy with!
Posted in Baby Shower, Cake, Modeled people, Pictures
Tagged Baby shower, Bow, Buttercream, Cake, Caterpillar, Fondant, Monkey, Polka dots, Stripes
Close-up of George
Curious George Birthday Cake
Top View of George Cake
This is a Curious George Birthday cake for a little girl turning one. The mom had the cutest George party ware and it made it super easy to come up with a design for the cake! Stay tuned for a how-to on the bow loops!
Happy 1st Birthday, Grace!
This cake was for my daughter Grace’s first birthday party. It was a hit! Everyone loved it. Not only did it look fabulous, it tasted great! Emily did such a wonderful job. I could not have asked for any part of the experience to have been better. Emily is a true artist and professional. GREAT JOB! We will be back! ~ Cheryl
Posted in Birthday, Cake, Feedback, Modeled people, Pictures
Tagged Birthday, Blue, Bow, Brown, Buttercream, Cake, Curious George, Feedback, Fondant, Gum paste, Monkey, Red, Yellow
21st Birthday Cake
Monkey-Themed Cake and Cupcakes
This was a birthday cake weekend! The first was a party for a young lady turning 21 and the second was for the cutest little red-head turning 2! I learned a new trick this week that helps speed up the drying time on gum paste. If you turn your oven light on, put the item in the oven that you want to dry and close the door, the drying time significantly decreases! The items on the 21st birthday cake were all done this way. Just remember, if you use this technique, just make sure EVERYONE that lives with you knows…the smell of burning gum paste is NOT pleasant! I just left a note for all to see!
What difference 2 years and some classes makes! This is the cake I did almost 2 years ago for my nephew’s 1st birthday!
Monkey Cakes for Nephew's Birthday
Emily: The cake was delicious and Bridget loved it. Thanks so much – I’ll definitely keep you in mind for the future. ~Kathy
Emily…Jack’s Monkey cake was a smash hit……everyone loved it and the cupcakes….it was soooooooo yummy and delicious…we even have some left over so I can keep it enjoying it for a few more days…thanks again…you ROCK! ~Sarah
Posted in Birthday, Cake, Cupcakes, Feedback, Pictures, Tips and Techniques
Tagged 21, Banana, Birthday, Brown, Buttercream, Cake, Champagne, Chocolate, Cocktails, Cupcakes, Feedback, Fondant, Green, Gum paste, Monkey, Pink, Silver, Tips, Tree, Yellow
Safari Jeep Birthday Cake
Blocks Shower Cake
Yesterday, we had a baby shower and a birthday party all rolled into one day! The baby shower was for my husband’s cousin and the birthday party was for my niece and my two boys. Both parties were fun and I’m VERY thankful everyone decided to have them in doors, because it was ONE HOT DAY yesterday!
Posted in 3-D/Sculpted, Baby Shower, Birthday, Cake, Pictures
Tagged 3-D, Baby shower, Birthday, Blue, Buttercream, Cake, Carved, Fondant, Ganache, Giraffe, Gum paste, Jeep, Modeling chocolate, Monkey, Orange, Peanut butter, Pound cake, Presents, Red, Strawberry