Author: kmangles

3D cake, cake, Carved cake

3D Carved Violin Cake


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It was such a pleasure to make this 3D carved Violin cake for a little girls fifth birthday. Her mom even dropped off her own violin for reference, which was such a wonderful treat. Because it was for a little girls birthday, I put the violin on a light teal and purple marbled board.  Edible Violin

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cookies, food, Photo Shoot

Nix Pro Color Sensor in the Kitchen


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I’ve been having so much fun testing out the new Nix Pro Color Sensor, matching royal icing colours to specific paint chips and Crayola Crayons! As a former graphic and web designer, I know how important it is to represent a brand with their specific colours, or that getting Homer Simpsons skin, that perfect shade of yellow is essential!

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cake, cakes, How To's, Recipes

Tasty Tatooine Tangerine Star Wars Cake


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For our Star Wars themed Homer Simpson cake, I wanted to create a flavour that was inspired by the epic movie sensation. Big thanks to my brother, Ashley for coming up with Tatooine Tangerine cake! For the carved Homer cake I used a Tangerine infused vanilla cake and Tangerine infused milk chocolate ganache.  I didn’t want to use any

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3D cake, cakes, Carved cake, fresh updates, threadcakes

Threadcakes – Green Thumberjack


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It’s that time of year again.  THREADCAKES TIME!! Wooot woot! If you missed it last year, Threadless is an online, community-sourced t-shirt store that holds contests to find their new designs. Threadcakes is a contest where entrants get to pick from the huge, diverse selection of designs at Threadless and replicate it in cake.  There is a 2D category and a 3D category.

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