Get a taste of the 1960s spirit of peace, love and art! This cake uses Color Mist? Food Color Spray to create a groovy tye-dye effect on the cake, making it look like it just came from the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival!
Make layered cake. Prepare batter following recipe directions. Bake and cool two 12 in. layers, 1 1/2 in. high. Prepare buttercream icing following recipe directions. Level, fill and stack cakes for a 2-layer cake, 3 in. high. Use spatula and icing to ice cake lightly. Cover cake with 48 oz. white fondant.
Make LOVE plaque.Tint 5 oz. portion of white fondant blue. Tint 2 oz. portions of white fondant orange, green, pink and yellow.
Use fondant roller with orange guide rings to roll out blue fondant 1/8 in. thick. Use fondant trimmer to cut a square, 9 in. x 9 in. Use brush and piping gel to attach blue square to cake.
Use fondant roller with orange guide rings to roll out orange, green, pink and yellow tinted fondant, separately, 1/8 in. thick. Use fondant trimmer to cut a square, 4 in. x 4 in., from each color. Use brush and piping gel to attach to blue square.
Use letter cutters to cut yellow ?L?, pink ?V? and green ?E?. For ?O? peace sign, use round cutter to cut orange circle. Use knife to cut out sections for peace sign. Use brush and piping gel to attach letters to 4 in. squares.
One of the simplest techniques for decorating with fondant is to create cut-outs. Fondant shapes can be applied to lay at on the surface of a treat or dried so that they hold their shape when used as a topper.
If you've ever rolled meatballs or snowballs, you’re ready to make cake balls! Our mixture of crumbled cake and creamy icing holds together to create a perfect round shape. Just bake your cake and let the fun begin (it's also a great way to use cake scraps from other cakes you’ve baked for the party). Have 1/2 cup of creamy icing ready, along with a mixing bowl, spatula, measuring cup and baking pan.