Elmo Birthday Cakes
Easy instructions for making Elmo birthday cakes:
Bake a cake in a mini
Also bake a sheet cake the size that you need. Ice the sheet cake in
white icing with a cake spatula making sure the surface is smooth.
Next, you are going to place a parchment rectangle on the center of the cake. This will be where you will write your message later.
Using spray food coloring (which is sometimes called color mist), you will spray in a diagonal line starting in the upper left hand corner using red spray. Next, use blue spray and then yellow spray. Repeat this order until the entire cake is covered.
Remove the parchment paper from the center of the cake.
With white icing and star tip, size #18, make a shell border on the top and bottom edges of the cake. Also make a shell border on the edge of the white rectangle in the center of the cake.
Now take the mini bear cake and cut off the ears. Place it on the cake top.
Make red icing and cover the entire mini bear cake. With white icing and round tip, size #10, pipe two eyes on its head.
Use orange icing and star tip, size #18 and put an elongated nose starting at the center of the eyes. Now make black icing and use round tip, size #5 to pipe a smile on the face under the nose. Next, pipe two dots in the center of the eyes.
Use red icing and round tip, size #5 to write you message in the center of the white rectangle.Here is another Elmo birthday cake with pictures and instructions of how to make it.