Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Bottom layer was buttercream. Top layer was make of a dummy cake covered with fondant and royal icing. All Decorations were made of fondant, including the boat, baby and sail. What are you most proud of? The boat with the baby and the sail. It took several tries and one breakage to get it right! What advice would you give someone starting this project? Allow plenty of time and make extras of everything!