This was a Dora cake for Frances, who loves the letter "f."
I made a cake for Braden's 4th birthday. At the birthday boy's request, Dora, Diego, Boots and Swiper were on it. Instead of an outdoor/jungle theme, the characters are at a birthday party. The flavors are yellow with chocolate italian meringue buttercream and chocolate with cookies and cream buttercream.
I made a Dora cake for sweet Natalie's 3rd birthday. It was my first time using gumpaste for figures and I'm hooked. It dries so perfectly unlike fondant (which I'm sure you other experienced cakers knew, but I didn't). It was a lot easier to work with, even though it start drying out fairly quickly. … Continue reading Dora cake