Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Little Lucy Turns One

And gets her first taste of sugar!

Captain Rex Clone Stormtrooper

Simon is a huge Star Wars fan.  I also made Lightsaber cookies for party favors.

Soaring and Roaring

A brother and sister share a birthday each year.  This year's extravaganza was held at the Natural Science Museum with the theme of butterflies and dinosaurs.  Voila, the cakes and the cookie favors.

Thanksgiving Day Cookies

Complete with chocolate-dipped turkeys.

November Birthdays Cake for Texas Children's Hospital

Gumpaste leaves on a strawberry cake.  Pink cake because ... November babies were conceived in February -- Valentine's Day!

Witchy Fingers

Surprisingly easy, surprisingly scary, and surprisingly delicious!

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Happy Halloween Cookies


October Birthday Cake

Flintstones School Bus and Dino cupcakes

Sooner Birthday Girl

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Treehouse Party

Chocolate cake, chocolate icing, chocolate fondant wood boards, chocolate candy clay trees and leaves.  So much fun.

Friday, September 18, 2015

Cake for all the September Birthdays

August Birthdays cake for an office

Cookies for my mother in law's birthday

A labor of love.

She sells seashells down by the seashore

A cake for a weekend birthday party celebration at a beach house in Galveston.  Buttercream icing, white chocolate shells.

Bridal shower

A cake and cookie party favors for a bridal shower for an upcoming fall wedding.  Fall colors plus purple.  Love the color combo!

Sunday, September 06, 2015

White roses for a reluctant-to-celebrate sister

The birthday girl has historically refused to celebrate her birthday every year.  Her big sister finally talked her into a party this year and this is her cake.  White princess sour creme with lemon curd filling.

Lady turns 80!

Cake decor adapted from the partyware.  White princess sour creme cake with raspberry filling.

Monday, August 17, 2015

Baby Girl on the way

For a baby girl whose nursery is decorated in ivory, blush and shiny gold.

A Texas wedding at The Phoenix Special Events Facility

The bride loved lace and seafoam blue ... the groom is a duck hunter.

July Birthdays

For TCH, 14WT employees.

The designer's own purse birthday cake!

The birthday girl designs a line of purses that sell for big dollars.  I was honored to make her birthday cake.  It looks just like the purses she is famous for!  (And it tastes way better.)

Still Frozen!

Twins have a bowling birthday party!

A fun, joyful birthday cake for two adorable girls.

A going-away cake for a friend who was retiring to Durango, CO.  Chocolate bears!

Sunday, May 24, 2015

A Paris Princess baby shower cake

With matching cake pops!

Parisian-themed baby shower cake

The May birthday cake ...

... for our nurse-daughter's floor at Texas Children's Hospital.

Christening Cake and Cookies

Out of Africa?


A jungle-themed birthday cake with cute little monkey-face cookie favors for all.

It's still Frozen!

Just in case you thought the fad had passed  ;-)

For a sweet wedding in a Pecan Orchard in Texas

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

It's Wedding Season!

A white princess sour creme wedding cake decked out with gumpaste peonies.  And a chocolate groom's cake with cookies-and-creme filling, iced in chocolate ganache and slapped up the sides with chocolate slabs.  And oh yes, we struck chocolate in that oil derrick!

Sunday, March 08, 2015

For a new baby girl

Sweet little cookies to gift her mama and daddy.

The Avengers!

Five-year-olds are enthralled with The Avengers lately.

Pete the Cat cake for a darling 2 year old

Little Oliver wanted a Pete the Cat cake for his second birthday celebration.  I love Pete the Cat! 

Surprise personal birthday cake

A simple little surprise birthday cake for a glam girl.  Gumpaste peony on top.

TMNT's pizzas

These are the cookie party favors that went with the TMNT cake below.  Fun stuff!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ride again!

The Turtles return!!!  I drew the faces, then made them using the frozen buttercream transfer technique.  A fun cake.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Happy Valentine's Day

Chocolate dipped shortbread hearts.  Delicioso!

For a Sweet Sixteen party

Golden bling with aubergine accents.  Including a picture of the cake at the party venue.