Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Homemade carrot cake; cream cheese buttercream icing; tinted coconut; jelly beans What are you most proud of? This was my first attempt at the basketweave design. I thought it came out pretty darn great :-) My 16 year old son was also proud of me which just put me on cloud #9. What advice would you give someone starting this project? As the makers of a popular sneaker company would say "Just do it"! Never be afraid to try something for the first time. Not only will you amaze yourself, but you will amaze others as well.