Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Fondant and cake. The trunks of the palm trees are pretzel sticks. Everything is edible. The board is covered in fondant. The hill is rkt covered in fondant. What are you most proud of? That it made it to Catalina unscathed. It was transported by boat. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Be patient. Engineering is important to the stability of such a large and heavy cake.