Saturday, August 22, 2009

Castle Cake

Here is my own version of a Medieval Castle. The first and second "floor" and the 4 round towers are vanilla cake with chocolate frosting. The square towers are cake dummies covered in fondant. I made this cake for the Rainbow Academy Day Care , they were having their anniversary party and were going to celebrate it with a medieval theme. It was a really difficult cake to make, long hours of work and a lot of details. I piped the grass with frosting and made little flowers using a small flower cutter.

I am totally in love with the front door and the stones.

Here is me cutting the cake, just look at my face, this is painful for me!


ButterYum said...

Oh my... I can really see all the time that went into this cake, but WOW, it really paid off for you. Wonderful Cake! So when do you think you'll be opening your cake shop?

QIS said...

This is really amazing!! You did an awesome job with the cake!!i love it.

Raychel said...

Oh my Kathia that is awesome!!!! I love it!

A lot of GREAT detail!

I have a hard time cutting into my cakes too. It hurts just a tad bit : )

Raychel -

Cakedreamer said...

OH I love this one! So wonderful! Great details :)

Pink Little Cake said...

Thank you for your great comments!

ButterYum said...

Haha... I know how you feel. I updated my post with the directions on how to sign up for email notifications. I should have included that info to begin with. Here's how:

click on the customize button at the top right side of your screen. Then choose Settings, then choose Comments, now scroll down the the Comment Notification Email box and type in your email address.

Snooky doodle said...

wow this cake is fabulous! You did a great work of art :) Thanks for visiting my blog. My other blog is full of theme cakes if you want to visit here s the link Hope your mother recovers soon. :)

The Cooking Photographer said...

Wowwwwwwwwwww. Wow wow wow! I can't believe you cut that thing too!

mamakeith said...

wow! I admire anyone that can do that detail! You rock!

Peabody said...

Wow! What a cool cake.

The Cooking Photographer said...

Just stopping by to say hi. I'm leaving again tonight but soon summer will be over and school will start.

I want to make you something special when I have some time to myself. Hopefully after this next crazy week is over.

Hope all is well. I miss you.


Lori R. said...

Woweee,,,, that is amazing!!! I too love the door and window coverings.. I bet that thing weighed a ton, it looks huge... Getting caught up on reading blogs today... for some reason yours isn't popping into my "latest post list". I hate it when I have to figure out the administrative part... Thanks for the pics of your cake Kathia.. Happy Baking, hugs

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