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« on: August 16, 2010 10:41:53 AM »

A friend of mine's Son turned 3.  He requested a Thomas cake, and His Mom asked me to make it.  Of course!  I love making cake!  Especially cakes that are intricate and require carving!

There are 3 cakes (batches of cake) in this giant cake.  It had to have weighed at least 10 Lbs.  Frosted with butter cream frosting and the face is made of Marshmellow fondant.  It was devoured.  Which is awesome.  I love seeing the cake disappear!








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« Reply #1 on: August 16, 2010 11:23:39 AM »

My son has declared... this cake rocks! He's 5 & adores Thomas! Your cake came out fabulous...especial ly the face! That's hard to do!  Wink
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« Reply #2 on: August 16, 2010 11:42:15 AM »

Thanks!!  I should find that link I found for the face.... It was surprisingly easy!  Got it on the second try!
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« Reply #3 on: August 24, 2010 10:35:40 PM »

Great cake, brings back memories of my childhood!
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« Reply #4 on: August 25, 2010 06:32:59 AM »

thank you! yay childhood memories!
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« Reply #5 on: September 20, 2010 12:18:44 PM »

I remember that story.lol. Your cake came out great and just like the story. Lucky boy.
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« Reply #6 on: September 20, 2010 01:02:39 PM »

Thanks!  Thomas the tank engine stories have tons of good morals and messages.  My kids love him too.
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