A cake for a trainee car mechanic’s 18th Birthday – an interesting one to do – the brief was quite flexible – some spanners and nothing pink for someone who is not a “girly girl”! Right up my street….
This little guy and his three grandaughters were requested by a friend and her daughter – the story is that the gentlemen concerned, his wife, and ourselves are all members of a kite flying club – his daughter was holding a birthday tea and wanted something special. The girls had encouraged him to have a
A birthday cake for a fan of meerkats, but not the speaking variety known for their dislike of insurance websites!
I have to confess that this is my own birthday cake. Using a theme that I have had in my head for some time now, and the ideal cake to show off “Goth Girl”, my first sugarpaste figure who I made earlier this year. Also another chance to practice my sugarpaste roses. This would also make
A request for an 80th birthday cake with the new Typhoon Aerofigher on – I’m always up for a challenge and enjoyed making this one, although the fields took ages! The cake is cut at an angle to give it more of an impression of the plane flying.
The first time I’ve had a chance to play with the new flower cutters I bought – love the results! The colour scheme and basic layout were requested by the customer.
I saw these little biscuit tube things in a local shop and it gave me an idea for a cake, in fact I ended up making three in different flavours just for experimentation! These are only small, but would scale up quite happily. The square one is chocolate mint, the cake is chocolate, the buttercream