Friday, November 19, 2010

Yeah.. that part one movie coming out that’s not Twilight.

Okay… I am a twi-hard. But I haven’t had an opportunity to do a Twilight cake. However, I guess Harry rules.. and truthfully the Deathly Hallows movie looks pretty awesome and almost makes me want to read the entire series.  Almost being the operative word.

Okay, Damon is having a sleep over and my 11 year old son is attending. His gift?… cake! His mom has no clue I do these types of cakes so I am anxious to see her face more then I am to see the birthday boy’s.

It is not as complex as the Harry Potter cake from March this year, but I love it just as much.

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I love snitch. I had no idea how I was going to do his wings but fondant and toothpicks stuck in a ball of dry gumpaste are awesome…

Also I wanted to throw the scarf on the cake and not place it… but it kind of looks like a mixture of both. The fondant was stretching a lot while trying to throw it and then it started ripping so I had to place the rest of it carefully on the book cake. Grrrrrrrrrr. But sometimes in fixing something you don’t like.. well… it can end up worse. So the scarf stayed as is and I worked with it. I wish the camera could show more of the scarf texture. I was quite proud of it :)

Sigh… the things we cake people go through in the world of cake!

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Anyway, Damon.. Happy Birthday man.

5 comments:

  1. Aww that's awesome! Please let us know the family's reaction. That's a beautiful cake!

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  2. Just so you know... it is possible to be a lover of both Twilight and Harry Potter. They are worth reading!
    Great job on the cake! Very creative as always. Looking forward to more of your creations!

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  3. I luv luv luv it & the Quidditch Golden Snitch was a marvelous touch. *Go! Go! Gryffindor!* You've inspired me to pull out my Hogwarts robe

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  4. Michelle... The mom was so stunned. She loved it. She called me the next day and told me she didn't cut it because it was too cool. lol.

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  5. Wow, it looks amazing!
    lol I hope she's cut it by now.

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