My 1st car cake :-)

Project Description

What are you most proud of? Being inspired to have a go at making this car, I have never been brave enough before! What advice would you give someone starting this project? Make sure that you have all of the required items including poster board for the fenders before you start.

Q&A with Sarah Lou

Pixie Trix asked:
Wow congratulations on your fantastic first attempt. You must be so pleased with the end result.
Sarah Lou answered:
Thank you :-), I certainly am, I can't believe how well it turned out :-D. My Dad who the cake was made for is so thrilled with it :-)
Baker06 asked:
This is fabulous...and very good for first attempt. Am bit hesitant but really your first attempt is knid of motivation for me. Can you please tell which fondant you had used as am also from UK and couldnt find Massa as mentioned in recipe? Thanks in advance.
Sarah Lou answered:
Thank you so much :-), I'm so glad that I have motivated you to have a go. I've loved making it. I used covapaste fondant to cover the car and it covered fine :-), Good luck with your cake :-)
jnaf1@yahoo.com asked:
Really great work! I have to make a 2002 Pontiac Trans AM for a grooms cake---My knees are knocking--hope this video helps!
Sarah Lou answered:
Thank you so much :-). You will be fine, Mikes video is amazing, he goes through every little detail. Good luck, I look forward to seeing your photos
Oatmeal48 asked:
Awe....SWEET! GREAT JOB! I know your Father LOVE IT!
Sarah Lou answered:
Thank you so much, my Dad really loved it..he can't bring himself to cut it up, so its sitting in his hallway so he can show everyone who knocks on the front door !!!
The Fancy Cake Box asked:
You did amazing! I'm going to give it a shot in November...can't wait!
Sarah Lou answered:
Thank you :-), it was so much fun to make :-) Good luck in November, I can't wait to see your photos :-)

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