Learning to Fly Cakes and Pastries: Baby Boy Shower Tower

Saturday, July 30, 2011

Just Practice.

I really need to learn how to work with buttercream, so I found a couple of tutorials that were interesting.  This is the first attempt at a "Rose Cake"-- Lots and lots and LOTS of buttercream on a 2 layer, dark chocolate cake!

Wouldn't it be pretty for a brides' cake? 

Addison's Gymnastics Birthday Cake

Addison loves gymnastics, so Mom ordered a bright, fun, gymnastics birthday cake!

Peace, Love, and Roller Skating!

Brenna's dad asked for peace signs, bright colors, and skates if possible.  This is Brenna's cake!

Saturday, July 23, 2011

July Wedding

Bride's Cake before live flowers were added.

Groom's Cake - Can you guess what his favorite team is? 

Tangled for Lauren

Sweet Lauren wanted a "Tangled" cake for her birthday.  This is what she got!

Luke's John Dee-Uh Tractor

Luke wanted a John Dee-Uh Tractor cake, and that's exactly what he got!  Just look!

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Summer Wedding Bliss

Greg and Caroline were married in a lovely, serene venue in Fayette County, Alabama.  I was so excited to be a small part of their celebration!  Caroline wanted a "different" wedding cake, so we went with a whimsical cake and lots and lots of cupcakes!

Trains for Twins!

Trains and cupcakes! That was the order of the day for 2 year old twins, Jackson and Cullen!  I hope you had a big, big time at your party!

Happy Birthday, Jackson and Cullen!  Aren't they the cutest?

Saturday, July 9, 2011

Just Ducky!

The sister of the mother-to-be gave me an invitation to create a cake for the baby shower!  Here's the invitation and the resulting cake!  Congratulations, Kathryn!

What a lovely table for this Just Ducky Shower!

Topsy-Turvy Birthday for Katie!

A perfect birthday for a young lady -- swimming with friends, slumber party, and a fun Topsy-Turvy Cake!  Happy Birthday, Katie!

Holland's 11th Birthday!

When Holland celebrated her 11th birthday, she did so with a bright, fun zebra mini-cake and cupcakes for all of her friends! Happy Birthday, Holland!

Kayla's Sweet 16!

What is the perfect Sweet 16 Birthday cake? Fun, bright, and yummy!  Happy Birthday, Kayla!

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Emory's 2nd Birthday: Sesame Street Style!

Emory's mom knows what he likes, and he likes SESAME STREET! Here's Big Bird, Ernie, and Elmo with Emory!