Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Rapunzel's Tower ("Tangled") Cake

This towering cake was a chocolate chocolate chip cake on the bottom, a tower made from rice cereal treats, and a red velvet cake on top.  Bottom tier was covered in chocolate buttercream and "grass" piped in green buttercream icing.  Tower was covered in fondant with texture detail.  The wood archway details and the princess were hand molded.  Rapunzel was hand painted.  Vines were piped in icing and mini fondant flowers added.  Roof tiles were cut from purple fondant and added around a sugar ice cream cone to top the tower.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

USMC Camouflage Cake

This military inspired cookies & cream cake was covered in vanilla buttercream and camouflage fondant.  "Semper Fi" sign was hand drawn with edible markers.  Rope border and bullets were molded in fondant and painted with gold luster.  Marine corp emblem was hand painted and the insignia in the center was hand molded in 3D and painted.  Also included were the single gold bars signifying the rank of Second Lieutenant.  Good luck Jamison!  And thank you for your service to our country.

Monday, February 27, 2012

Planes, Trains and Autos Cupcakes

These cupcakes were for a baby boy shower with a transportation theme.  Cupcakes were vanilla with chocolate buttercream and carrot cake with cream cheese icing.

Sunday, February 26, 2012

Pretty Purse Cupcakes

Strawberry cupcakes with vanilla buttercream topped with fondant mini purses in pink and purple.  Sparkly details added with luster dust and candy pearls.

Monday, February 20, 2012

"Glam" Purse and Shoes Birthday Cake

Cake was covered in white fondant with black fondant stripes and a hot pink band at the bottom.  Purse and shoes were molded in gum paste and added to the cake.  Edible glitter and luster dust were added to give a little sparkle.

Sunday, February 19, 2012

Butterfly Cookies

Cookies were glazed with bright colored icing and edible glitter added.  Each was individually wrapped and given out to the birthday girl's classmates.

Saturday, February 18, 2012

Hello Kitty and Keroppi Cupcakes

Cupcakes were frosted in pink and green and topped with fondant faces.  Face details were drawn on with edible markers and highlighted with luster dust.

Friday, February 17, 2012

Dinosaur Cookies

Square cookies were covered in bright colored icing glaze in fun patterns.  Dinosaurs cut from textured fondant were added and brushed with luster dust.  Cookies were individually wrapped and given as favors.

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Pirate Ship Cake #2

This  4-layer chocolate chocolate chip cake was carved into a ship and covered with textured fondant.  Fondant details (cannons, portholes, railings) were molded and added to the ship.  Small cake scraps were covered with fondant for the shark and treasure chest.  The pirate captain was hand molded from gumpaste and fondant, as were the the sails on the masts.  Blue buttercream "water" was added to the cake board to finish off the cake.

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Superbowl XLVI Cupcakes

Cupcakes were piped with buttercream "grass" and topped with chocolate footballs.  Team logos for the New England Patriots and New York Giants were hand drawn and cut from fondant.

Laguna Hills High School Hawks Cupcakes

Cupcakes were topped with fondant ovals with hand drawn and colored Hawk logos for the Lady Hawks basketball team.  Go Hawks!