Quick-Themed Cakes

Quick-Themed Cakes

What’s a celebration without a cake? And while any cake will make people smile, a cake decorated in the party theme, the interests or hobby of the honored guest or a variety of bright colors will bring true joy to all in attendance. Special homemade or purchased personalized toppers, icing decorations and sprinkles all add to the appeal.

Step 1

Step 1: Choose a cake

Bake a favorite cake and ice it; add star, rosette, e-motion or c-motion border in complementary color icing . Or, purchase a cake with minimal decoration from the local bakery or supermarket.

Step 2

Step 2: Attach icing decorations

Attach themed icing decorations to sides of cake. If necessary, use dots of icing to attach. Add sprinkles or sugars to the top of the cake.

Step 3

Step 3: Insert topper

Press topper into the top of the cake. Serve!

The Public Television cake decorating show providing easy projects for special celebrations. Not intended to replace instructional classes.