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« on: November 18, 2012 08:58:49 PM »

I made this cake a year ago or so for a joint birthday party, and had a heap o' fun with it! I got to choose my own theme and run with it. Since I always wanted to make an under the sea inspired cake, I decided this was the time.

The cake itself is a white almond cake, the fish, bubbles and seashells are sugar cookies with royal icing. The corals, weeds, turtle and crab are gumpaste, the tentacle is solid fondant and the sand is made of graham crumbs. The tentacle was a last minute decision and I'm so glad I did it - it really tied the whole thing together. Smiley


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« Reply #1 on: November 18, 2012 09:13:34 PM »

love it, and the detail on the sea shell was an awesome touch.
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« Reply #2 on: November 19, 2012 05:06:18 AM »

That is awesome!  So many details.

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« Reply #3 on: November 29, 2012 12:08:26 AM »

So amazing!  Shocked

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« Reply #4 on: November 29, 2012 05:01:28 AM »

Thank you! Smiley

« Reply #5 on: December 03, 2012 05:50:19 PM »

Excellent!  I would start eating bits right away.

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