Cakes by Q

Arsenal Soccer Jersey Cake
February 25, 2011, 10:03 PM
Filed under: Birthday Cakes, Random Cakes

I made this cake for my husband’s 32nd birthday.  It is of his favorite soccer team, Arsenal (in England).  It is a 1-layer French Vanilla cake with buttercream icing.  The soccer ball is the same.  The last pic is a close up of the Arsenal emblem.


Hamburger Cake Balls
February 17, 2011, 8:48 AM
Filed under: Cake Balls/Pops, Random Cakes

These are “rare” cake balls.  They are red velvet cake with cream cheese icing.

These are “well done” cake balls.  They are chocolate cake with chocolate icing.

Here is a picture of some of the cake balls together.

Here is a close up of the hamburger cake ball.  They were each dipped in various colored candy melts then topped with white non pareils.

Baby Cupcakes
January 31, 2011, 3:11 PM
Filed under: Baby Shower Cakes, Cupcakes

These are cupcakes I made for a friend’s baby shower.  They are french vanilla flavored cupcakes with buttercream icing.  There are 3 designs of cupcakes.  It is one regular sized cupcake with a miniature cupcake on top as the head.  Each cupcake has a white chocolate safety pin with a marshmallow clasp.  Each head has miniature marshmallows as the bonnet.

This cupcake is a crying baby.  The mouth is made with a fruit strip and bordered with buttercream icing.  The teddy bear is a Teddy Graham snack with the face decorated with icing.

This cupcake is a bottle baby.  The bottle is a miniature marshmallow with a fruit chew nipple.

This cupcake is a baby with paficier and bib.  The bib is a fruit chew with cake sprinkles as decoration.  The mouth is a fruit loop cereal piece with a fruit chew as the center.

Autism Awareness Cake
January 3, 2011, 4:44 PM
Filed under: Birthday Cakes, Random Cakes

This is a cake ordered from me for a someone’s birthday.  It is a symbol for Autism Awareness.  It is a spice cake iced with buttercream icing.  It is a 2-layer 9 x 13 cake that is then carved into the puzzle piece shape.

Christmas Mini Cakes
January 3, 2011, 4:40 PM
Filed under: Holiday Cakes

These are mini cakes that I made for my family at Christmas this year.  They are white cake iced with buttercream icing.  I made like 14 of them…my hand hurt after that!

Superman/Batman Cake
September 16, 2010, 3:48 PM
Filed under: Birthday Cakes

I made this cake for my nephew’s birthday.  He couldn’t decide with superhero he wanted, so I did both.  It is a 13×9 one layer chocolate cake iced in buttercream icing.

Copenhagen Cake
September 6, 2010, 4:16 PM
Filed under: Birthday Cakes, Random Cakes

This was a cake for a friend’s birthday.  It is an 8 inch round 2-layer yellow cake iced with buttercream on top of a 9×13 1-layer chocolate cake iced with chocolate icing.  All of the piping is with buttercream icing.  This is the top view.

Here is the front view of the cake with the title.

Of course I had to include the health warning.