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Vasectomy Cake

Add caption My friend asked me if I can make this cake.  I replied, "yah sure.  I made cupcake version before."  She went on and told me that its for a "Vasectomy Party".  I told her it was my first time hearing of a v party.  HAHAHAH.  We went on talking about the flavour of the cake.  I suggested red velvet.  She said,"Yes!  So it would look bloody!  Needless to say I had fun making this cake so here is how I made it. I used "Joy of Baking" red velvet cake recipe found on their huge website called "Joy of Baking".  You will need 2 batches of red velvet cake.  One batch should fit in a 9" by 13" rectangular cake pan. Cool the cake for 3 hours in room temperature, wrap it plastic wrap and freeze for 24 hours.  The next day trim the dome off each layer and stack the cakes on top of each other.  The bottom cake layer should be right side up and the top cake layer should be upside down.  At this point we are just carving the c

Tuxedo Cupcakes

Vanilla cupcake with chocolate ganache centre frosted with cream cheese icing and topped with whipped cream.

Winter Wedding with a hint of Christmas.

Coffee chiffon cake filled with coffee buttercream and covered with vanilla buttercream. It has a Christmas feel to the cake.  2 tier cake that is 10" tall. Bottom tier is 12 inches in diameter and the second is 10" in diameter.  Yummy goodness.  

Dino Cake

Hazelnut filled vanilla cake covered in light chocolate whipped cream.   I got inspired by Fred Flintone's pet snorkasuarus, "Dino".  He is normally purple but I made him blue this time. Dino the Snorkasaurus Happy Birthday Parker!  For his dinosaur themed birthday party.   Cocoa powder polka dots and yellow sugar sand.

Wonder Woman and Astro Boy Wedding cake - Patrick and Kelly's Wedding Cake

Coffee flavoured cake with coffee buttercream covered in white fondant.  The 3rd tier is decorated with coffee buttercream rosettes.

Puppy Cat - Charisma Turns 8!

For Charisma's birthday she asked me to make a "Puppy Cat".  He is a half puppy and and half cat.  Puppy Cat can be seen in Cartoon Hangover's  "Bee and Puppycat".   4 Cats Art Studio Birthday with her friends.  Recreating Van Go's "Sunflower". This place is heaven!!! Everyone's art turned out beautifully! A very memorable Birthday with her girls!

Minion of Steel

A Superman inspired Minion cake.  Coconut cake with coconut buttercream.  6" round 5 layer cake.  Its about 12" tall.  Everything is 100% edible including his goggles.

"Up" Inspired Cake

Vanilla buttercream in blue chocolate chip cake. 2 tier cake that has an illusion of a 3 tier cake.   The 3D balloons adds height to the cake and creates an illusion of an added layer.

Painter Cake

Made this for my neighbour's dad.  They wanted it to be reflect his job as a painter and General brand of paints. Add caption Leo the painter

My Little Pony

Fluttershy in pink and yellow Cheesesandwich and Pinky Pie Pinky pie Applejacks Rarity Twilight Sparkle Rainbowdash

Go Diego Go backpack

used 9 by 13 cake pan  for the large one and 10" square cake pan.  Both are 2" tall Stack the two pieces together and fill with chocolate buttercream. Seal the crumbs with a thin layer of  chocolate buttercream.   Finally cover with vanilla buttercream.

Olaf Rice Crispy Sculpture

Build a snowman in the summer with rice crispy treats and buttercream.   I can't say I miss the snow because I am perfectly happy with this warm weather.  Just in case, here is one way to make a snowman in the summer.  But before that here are some pics from my niece's Frozen themed birthday party. Since its hot out why not have a Frozen theme in the summer. No worries Olaf will not melt. He is made with rice crispy treats and sugary buttercream. Olaf with the kiddies The birthday girl and Olaf Thanks for inviting us.  It's nice to cool off for a bit.   Here is how I made Olaf.... You will need: 3 preparations of rice crispy treats (found in any Rice Crispy cereal box) about 150 g brown fondant 60 g orange fondant 250 g black fondant 250 g white fondant for eyes, teeth, and cheeks 1 preparation of shortening base buttercream 3 large bamboo BBQ sticks 1 foot bendable florist wire toothpicks gardening sheers Make Olaf's head first s