Bumble Bee Spring Basket Cake

Project Description

Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake White cake mix, Wilton sky blue coloring, Wilton lemon yellow coloring, Wilton black coloring, wilton brown coloring, Swiss Meringue Buttercream, Royal Icing (for flowers), and gum paste ( for the lavender flower), Tip 47 for basket-weave effect. What are you most proud of? The way the bumblebee turned out inside the cake! It was amazing and "wow'd" a lot of people when they saw the inside. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Take your time!!! Do not rush any of these steps or you could be spending your time repairing your cake. Also, try to match your inner frosting color to your cake color for a seamless effect.

Q&A with totalynutz

Amanda Rettke asked:
This is just perfect!!! You are clearly a natural! :)
totalynutz answered:
Thank you very much. This was my first attempt!
Cara Michelle asked:
I can't believe you started with an intermediary step. You are brave, and the cake turned out to be a big surprise for everyone! Good job.
totalynutz answered:
Thank you very much! It was fun :)