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chughes225
« on: October 03, 2013 01:03:41 PM »

My son and daughter decided he wanted to have a minion party this year.  So I had to do a sculpted minion cake. Here he is.



I used 4 8 in rounds layers and one layer I baked in a glass bowl for the top.  I put a board and supports inside before I started icing it.  His arms and legs are all made of fondant.  I also made two little side cakes with the kids names on them and a bunch of mini minion cupcakes.  I did half of them like the little purple ones from the new movie.




I had a blast making this cake and it was a hit at the party.  C&C welcome
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« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2013 01:11:48 PM »

Not sure which "C" I am posting with, but criticim is not it. Your cake looks wonderful! I think the kids had a blast!!!
Good job.

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« Reply #2 on: October 03, 2013 01:49:42 PM »

Oh wow, that's fantastic!!!  Really well done!
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« Reply #3 on: October 03, 2013 01:58:30 PM »

Oh wow, you totally rocked that cake! I love the little minions you made to go with too!
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« Reply #4 on: October 03, 2013 02:33:48 PM »

This rocks so much I had to pin it, too! Looks cute and yummy Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: October 03, 2013 02:50:54 PM »

OMGosh!  Awesome!
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« Reply #6 on: October 03, 2013 02:52:34 PM »

This is amazing! I especially love the purple cupcakes Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: October 03, 2013 03:47:35 PM »

Love it, I tried making a cake on the weekend with fondant and it's not the easiest.
A suggestion for the arms and legs, you can make them out of rice krispy, then cover with fondant instead of doing them all fondant.
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« Reply #8 on: October 03, 2013 06:24:32 PM »

Thanks for the great comments guys!

And dfabbric I love using rise crispies in cakes too but I was really tight with time so I went with the fondant this time  Wink
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« Reply #9 on: October 04, 2013 10:08:54 PM »

Everything looks awesome and yummy!
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« Reply #10 on: October 05, 2013 04:48:43 AM »

He's fantastic!!
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« Reply #11 on: October 05, 2013 08:49:06 AM »

Oh WOW that cake is amazing!!! Love it to bits <3
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« Reply #12 on: October 07, 2013 08:13:08 AM »

OMG, this is too adorable! I just featured this project on Craftster's Facebook page. Thanks for sharing. Smiley
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« Reply #13 on: October 07, 2013 10:58:17 AM »

Wow. I'm kind of blown away.
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« Reply #14 on: October 07, 2013 12:47:36 PM »

Thanks guys! Grin
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« Reply #15 on: October 16, 2013 06:08:43 AM »

Beautifully done darling!
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« Reply #16 on: October 16, 2013 10:05:16 AM »

Congratulations! This has been chosen as a Featured ProjectGrin
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« Reply #17 on: October 16, 2013 07:24:17 PM »

Thanks so much
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« Reply #18 on: October 24, 2013 04:04:42 PM »

There are no words for how much ass this kicks!
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« Reply #19 on: October 25, 2013 12:07:34 PM »

Adorable!  He is way to cute to eat!
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« Reply #20 on: October 25, 2013 08:28:26 PM »

Thank you both so much
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« Reply #21 on: October 26, 2013 07:54:05 AM »

It is yummy cake for your kids. Nice job to create a cake. Smiley
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« Reply #22 on: October 29, 2013 03:04:28 AM »

Wow!  Cheesy Such dedication - the finished result is amazing! Hope the kids enjoyed it  Smiley
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« Reply #23 on: October 29, 2013 06:14:56 AM »

 Shocked That is so cool I want one
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« Reply #24 on: October 30, 2013 03:06:24 PM »

This is beyond great! What a stellar design and use of both cake and cupcakes.
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« Reply #25 on: November 02, 2013 01:56:08 PM »

Thank you all so much. The kids loved and I can't wait to do the next cake
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« Reply #26 on: February 11, 2014 01:58:42 PM »

Holy Crap, That's awesome. the little purple guys are sooo cute!
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