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Thread: picture of a birthday cake I made last Sunday.

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    Here is the bday cake I made for BIL (at the request of SIL) :D
    I wasn't happy with the writing on the hood, and was going to wait for it to dry a bit and pick it off with a toothpick. DH talked me out of it. I was in a big hurry on this one.
    #8 Dale Earnhardt JR Budweiser RACE CAR! (yeah, I saw him racing a couple weeks ago!) woo-hoo!

    strawberry cake with BC (buttercream)icing.
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    I think I already shared this one? Well, maybe you missed it if so.

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    Hello kitty FBCT (frozen buttercream Transfer)...(BTW, I gave the icing a "trialed" or stucco-type finish--anyway, a non-smooth, jaggedy effect.)

    My cousin's Bridal Shower Hello Kitty Cake. Half was RV (red velvet), the other half triple chocolate fudge.
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    Miranda....those are awesome cakes!!!! and I think the writing looks ok too...agree with your hubby!

    Black and red are two of the HARDEST colors to obtain for frosting cakes too...at least I always thought so when I did cakes! LOL

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    You did a great job on those cakes Miranda. I didn't think the writing needed to be done over either. Wanted to bite right into all of them. Yummy! :D

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    Beautiful cakes, you did an excellent job on them. Great details and colors, you should be proud of them, thank you for sharing your talent :D

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    Miranda, You're too modest. Where's the pictures of the rest of them at? Better be posting them too. LOL

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    Wonderful looking cakes, I have one question, k? I used to do that before my arther got so bad...........how do you do that with the baby there? You give him frosting to play in???

    Beautiful cakes and I know the time involved.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Country Quilter
    Miranda....those are awesome cakes!!!! and I think the writing looks ok too...agree with your hubby!

    Black and red are two of the HARDEST colors to obtain for frosting cakes too...at least I always thought so when I did cakes! LOL
    Thanks!
    I definately agree!! BLACK AND RED ARE THE WORST! Seems like I usally have them both to deal with each time...at least always black...
    I like a challenge, though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mimisharon
    Wonderful looking cakes, I have one question, k? I used to do that before my arther got so bad...........how do you do that with the baby there? You give him frosting to play in???

    Beautiful cakes and I know the time involved.
    Thanks

    HAHA!
    With the baby at my feet, stomping...or running off while I clean my hands to run after him....it just takes a whole lot longer! Sometimes he bumps me, and I have to fix it... sometimes he will sit and watch TV! ? Sometimes I give him some crumbs to eat.
    DH was here helping me do the Dale Jr one. I get up really early or stay up really late sometimes while the kids are in bed.

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