Topped with a bright rainbow and a fun Noah’s Ark-themed cake topper, this Find Your Rainbow cake design is a simple one for beginning cake decorators. A wonderful cake for a baby shower, wedding shower or even a moving away party, this cake is a great way to send warm wishes to friends near and far. Add a water-inspired border around each tier of this cake to help add movement and texture. With plenty of room to add your own personalized message, this Find Your Rainbow cake is a great project for any reason or occasion!
Make Color Flow designs at least 2 days in advance.
Using patterns and color flow icing, make rainbow and approximately 12-14 hearts: With tip 2 and parchment bag, outline patterns, let dry.
Flow-in with thinned icing. Make extras to allow for breakage and let dry for 48 hours. When completely dry, attach cookie sticks to back of rainbow with full-strength color flow icing, leaving enough length to insert 3-in of stick in cake. Set aside.
Tint fondant blue. Prepare cakes for rolled fondant; cover 12 in. cake with 1 1/2 pks. of fondant and ring cake with remainder of fondant; smooth with Easy-Glide Smoothers.
Position ring cake in center of cake. Pipe tip 17 spatula stripe reverse shell waves around ring cake and tip 21 c-motion shells on side of 12 in. cake.
Pipe tip 19 c-motion shell bottom border on cake. Randomly attach hearts to cake sides with tip 2 dots of icing.
Position rainbow on cake; pipe tip 12 clouds. Pipe tip 2 message. Position topper
Make a fondant-covered cake playful by adding fondant alphabet blocks. Create the blocks using pastel-colored Ready-to-Use Rolled Fondants, the two largest-sized Square Cut-Outs cutters and Alphabet/Numbers Cut-Outs cutters.