It's Threadcakes time again, peeps! This is the contest inviting you (yes, YOU) to make a cake of your favorite Threadless shirt design. There are fun prizes, and your cakes are judged by the likes of Mary Alice from Ace of Cakes, Bakerella, Bake and Destroy, and yes, even yours truly. :D
One of my favorite parts is seeing how folks interpret a 2D illustration into a 3D cake sculpture. You know, like this:
Here's a fun throwback to our old-school arcade pals:
And its 3D interpretation:
Now I want to play Super Mario Bros.
By Melissa Cody
I love how his little zombie legs are bursting through the baggie! Great detail.
You would think this next heavily detailed design would be impossible to replicate in cake:
Click on the link to read Jessica's extensive process in creating this cake. And if you think Jessica's style looks familiar, it's because she made the Yoshi cake from last year's contest!
This is a cute design on its own:
The box is made of vanilla cake with white chocolate berry swiss meringue buttercream. Mmmmm.... cigars.
So naturally, its cakey counterpart is just as fun!
I wouldn't want to tackle this incredibly detailed design:
Sarah just graduated HIGH SCHOOL! She's really got a talent for baking and art... obviously.
And finally, this sweet design is a great choice for a Threadcake:
Have a Sweet to nominate? Then send it to Sunday Sweets [at] Cake Wrecks [dot] com. And don't forget to check out Threadcakes for more amazing cakes!