Totoro cake. Vanilla confetti cake, almond buttercream, fondant. Umbrella made of fondant/gumpaste mix, knitting needle, and round cardboard support.
Argyle wedding cake. Vanilla cake with strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, and figs as filling, vanilla buttercream, fondant. The argyle decor and the two birds were from the wedding's theme, designed by the groom
Argyle wedding cake closeup
Ostrich cake. Cardamom apple cake, cardamom buttercream, fondant, royal icing, poured isomalt sugar, rice krispies treats.
Ostrich cake angle 2
Facehugger cake, plus a pacifier! Because a diaper on a facehugger would just be silly. Lemon cake with lemon buttercream, fondant facehugger/pacifier
Full wedding cake in F minor, complete with little bird toppers!
Vanilla lactose-free cake, vanilla lactose-free buttercream, gumpaste.
3/13 Mad Hatter cake. Vanilla cake (in multicolored spheres inside white), fondant, gumpaste
3/13 Mad Hatter cake
Rubik's cube edible gumpaste box. Holds brownies inside.
Wildflower cake. Chocolate cake with raspberry filling and vanilla buttercream, gumpaste and sprinkle decor
12/2012 Steampunkbot cake. Chocolate cake, chocolate-banana cake, banana buttercream, vanilla buttercream, fondant, whole bananas, chocolate, isomalt sugar ,royal icing, gold and silver luster dusts and sprays. Internal supports are 3D printed
9-2012 creature cake. lemon cake with lemon curd, lemon buttercream, fondant, and isomalt eyes.
06/12 a farewell to Google cake. Google-colored vanilla cake, hazelnut buttercream, gumpaste.
Outside: whitespace and some of the product icons I've worked on (SketchUp, Earth, Maps, mobile Gmail, mobile Search, mobile Google+, Android, and Play). Inside: Google-colored. On top: vinyl Android figurine
5/12 Labyrinth Cake. Peach cake, peach jam filling, peach buttercream, gumpaste, isomalt sugar spheres and branches
5/12 labyrinth cake, right knocker detail
5/12 labyrinth cake, left knocker detail
5/12 labyrinth cake, eye lichen detail
5/12 labyrinth cake, little worm that says "ello" detail
5/12 Jayne hat fudge
1/12 present cake. Chocolate cake, berry buttercream, fondant
Not playing with a full deck, 2/2012. White chocolate, pretzels, dried apricots, royal icing
9/2011 mad science cake, front view. banana cake, nutella, hazelnut buttercream, gumpaste, and a lot of electronics/mechanical bits
9/11 mad science cake, rear view
9/11 mad science cake, front view angle 2
7/11 Alien spaceship with room for a passenger cake.
7/11 alien spaceship with room for a passenger cake
Super-girly cupcakes for Arielle's bday, 6/2011. Yellow cake, chocolate frosting, pink-tinted meringues, pink-tinted white chocolate.
Housewarming fish cake, 7/11. Meringues, tinted white chocolate, and marzipan over buttercream. (don't remember cake flavor)
Hatching baby vulture cake 6/2011. Lemon cake, lemon buttercream, marzipan, white chocolate, 8 wooden skewers
Guitar cake 4/2011. Carrot cake, cream cheese frosting, white/milk chocolate top
Angry Birds not-a-cake, 2-2011. Rice krispies treat, white chocolate, marzipan
Spiced snowmen, 12/2010. Pumpkin spice fudge, white chocolate, buttercream, milk chocolate.
Stellar wedding cake: don't panic 10/10. For Ammy and Erik's wedding. Coffee-flavored cake, chocolate buttercream on the inside, vanilla buttercream on the outside, pearl luster dust, 4 skewers, and a fondant Jiminy Cricket
Stellar cake with jiminy cricket
Castle cake with wistful dragon (9-2010). Carrot cake, cardamom-cinnamon cream cheese frosting, white chocolate with cardamom, cardamom-cinnamon meringues, marzipan, 6 skewers, 1 toothpick. Note: it is unclear whether the dragon is trapped in the castle, or has just eaten the princess and is wondering now what to do
Wistful dragon is being wistful.
Training for the next hamster olympics (8-2010). Vanilla cake, vanilla buttercream, marzipan. (Hard to tell at this angle, but the pinkish thing on the sitting hamster is his towel, and he's wearing last year's gold medal)
Tal cake (in flavor, color, and pattern) 6-2010. Purple gradient-dyed vanilla cake, vanilla buttercream.
The cake is a pie! 6-2010. Vanilla cake, vanilla buttercream, fresh strawberries, strawberry jam, fondant, pie tin.
Carrot cake with bunny, 5/2010. Carrot cake, cream cheese frosting, fondant, toothpicks.
Medieval feast 4/2010. red velvet cake, cream cheese frosting, marzipan, fondant. Suckling pig, bread, chicken, cornucopia, fish, pies
Smurf cake 4/2010. Lemon cake, lemon curd filling, lemon buttercream, marzipan, fondant
Musical cupcakes 2/2010
wooden box cake 2/2010. coffee-flavored cake, buttercream, chocolate
Tauntaun cake, 1/2010. tauntaun contains: milk chocolate center, sculpted marzipan, tinted white chocolate "fur", 4 toothpicks, 3 skewers
tauntaun does not contain: luke skywalker
cake contains: chocolate cake, vanilla buttercream, white fondant, and luster dust.
Choc chip cookie dough truffle 12/2009
Monkeys 11/2009. Marzipan, chocolate, banana chips, rice krispies treat
Craps table cake, 10/2009. Chocolate cake, cream cheese frosting, marzipan, fondant.
Bucket of rainbow paint cake, 9/2009. Rainbow vanilla cake, rainbow vanilla buttercream, chocolate, marzipan.
(Smushed) Golden Snitch, 7/2009. Red velvet cake, cream cheese frosting, marzipan, sugar.
Moroccan cake 6/2009. Vanilla cake, buttercream, marzipan, fondant
Basketball cake, 5/2009. Buttercream and chocolate decor
Jabba the Hutt cake, 5/2009. Fondant, buttercream, red velvet cake
Chrome cake, 5/2009. homemade fondant, vanilla buttercream, vanilla cake
Fish family cake, 2/2009. White cake dyed blue, white buttercream dyed blue, fondant/marzipan mixture on the fish. The two large fish are cake-filled.
"Death and decrepitude" cake, 1/2009. Spice cake, spice cream cheese frosting, graham cracker crumbs, marzipan.
Election cake 11/2008. Fondant, marzipan, cream cheese frosting, chocolate cake
Autumn leaves cake, 9/2008. Vanilla cake, buttercream, marzipan
Olympics cake, 7/2008. Marzipan and frosting decor.
iPhone cake with sneezing panda vid, 7/2008.
Baby bottle cake, 3/2008. Marzipan and (explosive) white chocolate decor.
Maps brownie, 1/2008
Planet cake, 9/2007. Vanilla cake and frosting, marzipan and chocolate decor with 2 Lindt truffles.
Panda cake, 1/2007. Candy and frosting decor