This cozy cottage cake is ideal for a little girl?s birthday party. The pretty pink scallop roof, flowers and other embellishments are easy to create using Sugar Sheets! Edible Decorating Paper and punches. Add the finishing touches with FoodWriter markers.
Bake and cool house cake. Cut cake board to 5 x 8 1/2 in.; wrap with Fanci-Foil. Position cake on board. Ice cake smooth with white buttercream.
Using pan as a guide, cut white Sugar Sheets! to cover front and sides of house; attach with piping gel. With light pink, use border punch with Scallop Insert to cut two strips 6 x 1 in. for front eaves and 12 strips 3 x 1 1/2 in. for roof shingles. Attach eaves and shingles with piping gel, starting at bottom and overlapping to top. With scissors, cut 2 x 3 1/4 in. high door. Attach, trimming as needed. With light yellow Sugar Sheets!, cut 1 in. square door window, 1 1/4 in. square top window and three 11 /2 in. square windows for front and two sides. With light pink Sugar Sheets! cut drapes to fit windows. Use pink FoodWriter to draw lines on drapes; use yellow to draw panes on windows. Attach windows and drapes with piping gel. With green stripes, cut 1/2 in. high strips slightly wider than door and windows; attach for awnings. With light green, use border punch with Bubbles Cutting Insert to cut assorted bushes 1/4 to 1 in. high; attach in two layers around house.
Use border punch with Flower Chain Insert to cut light pink (three) and light yellow (one) flower chains and centers; cut flowers apart with scissors. Attach pink flowers to eaves; attach flowers with contrasting color centers to bushes. Use narrow end of tip 12 to cut door knob; attach. Use green FoodWriter to draw vines and leaves next to door and windows. Use pink FoodWriter to draw: e-motion on shingles; curliques and hearts above door and windows, flowers on vines; spiral centers on eave flowers. Ice base board fluffy in green. Position coconut.