Ironman Cake by Bakingmaid

This is a recent Ironman cake, the cake itself was green with buttercream and jam, this was the little boys favourite owwww. I made the Ironman from fondant/sugarpaste in advance to give him time to dry properly, it was important for his arm to hold outwards like that. No dowels or picks were used except … Continue reading

Carpenter Cake

This weeks cake is a carpenter cake, one for the boys as they love cake too! I love doing wood effect on cakes, it’s just so different from anything else.

Making Wood with Fondant

Today I tried out making a wood effect plank with fondant/sugar-paste. It is actually quite easy and a great idea to put on a large cake, of course you could make mini ones too. I will personalize them by pipping names and messages on them. To make the brown I used ivory food colour gel with a tiny … Continue reading