Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake White almond cake, vanilla buttercream and royal icing. What are you most proud of? This is my first cake that I have done this particular layout and number of flowers. I think that it turned out quit well. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Practice your flowers first to make sure that they are what you want on the cake. You also need to know how to complete stacked cake construction.