Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Cake sponge, cake boards, fondant icing, gumpaste, floral wires, sturdy wooden stand/pole What are you most proud of? That I can actually make a cake this huge! It stands 3.5 feet tall with 2.5 feet of solud cake layers. I'm very proud of my husbands sculpting skills! What advice would you give someone starting this project? Dream big, know your project, planning & brainstorming about the structure. A very good handyman is essential.