Come Join This Circus Cake
Everyone will want to Come Join This Circus! Figure-piped icing clown are lounging around the big top on this crowd-pleasing birthday cake. (Adjust the number of servings by adding, or subtracting, the number of white-iced bottom cakes used.)
- Easy-Add Lemon Yellow Icing Color Add to shopping list Lemon Yellow Icing Color
- Easy-Add Red (no-taste) Icing Color Add to shopping list Red (no-taste) Icing Color
- Easy-Add Royal Blue Icing Color Add to shopping list Royal Blue Icing Color
- Easy-Add Kelly Green Icing Color Add to shopping list Kelly Green Icing Color
- Easy-Add Orange Icing Color Add to shopping list Orange Icing Color
Cake serves 131.
- Easy-Add Wonder Mold Kit Add to shopping list Wonder Mold Kit
- Easy-Add 8 in. Round pan Add to shopping list 8 in. Round pan
- Easy-Add 12 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 12 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add 14 x 2 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 14 x 2 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add Tip: 3 Add to shopping list Tip: 3
- Easy-Add Tip: 5 Add to shopping list Tip: 5
- Easy-Add Tip: 6 Add to shopping list Tip: 6
- Easy-Add Tip: 16 Add to shopping list Tip: 16
- Easy-Add Tip: 18 Add to shopping list Tip: 18
- Easy-Add Tip: 21 Add to shopping list Tip: 21
- Easy-Add Tip: 32 Add to shopping list Tip: 32
- Easy-Add Tip: 125 Add to shopping list Tip: 125
- Easy-Add Disposable Decorating Bags Add to shopping list Disposable Decorating Bags
- Easy-Add Cake Circles Add to shopping list Cake Circles
- Easy-Add Small Derby Clowns Set Add to shopping list Small Derby Clowns Set
- Easy-Add 18 in. Cake Base Add to shopping list 18 in. Cake Base
- Easy-Add Plastic Dowel Rods Add to shopping list Plastic Dowel Rods
- Easy-Add Cake Dividing Set Add to shopping list Cake Dividing Set
- Easy-Add 4 in. Lollipop Sticks Add to shopping list 4 in. Lollipop Sticks
- Easy-Add Happy Birthday Candle Pick Set Add to shopping list Happy Birthday Candle Pick Set
- Transparent tape
- Construction paper
Bake and cool Wonder Mold cake, 1-layer 12 and 14 in. cakes and 2-layer 8 in. cake.
Trim base of Wonder Mold cake to create 5 1/2 in. high cake. Ice rounds and prepare for stacked construction. Lightly ice Wonder Mold cake.
Using Cake Divider Set, divide Wonder Mold into 12ths at bottom edge of cake.
Insert a lollipop stick into cake top for a guide; using the edge of a ruler, mark vertical divisions on cake by lining up stick with division mark at bottom edge.
Cover division areas with tip 18 stars, alternating icing colors.
Divide 8 in. cake into 4ths. Using tip 16 strings, pipe curtains between division marks, allowing 1 in. open space at center top edge of each.
Pipe tip 125 ruffle at bottom edge of Wonder Mold cake. Using tip 18, pipe star top and bottom borders on 12 in. cake and top border on 14 in. cake.
Add tip 21 star bottom border on 14 in. cake.
Cut flag from construction paper and tape to lollipop stick, insert into cake top. Pipe tip 6 name, position candle picks.
Using tips 32, 5 and 3, figure pipe circus clowns insert clown heads.