My Dragons and Cave Cake

I made this dragon cake for my nephew Blake’s 8th birthday. The board is covered with fondant that I textured and painted. The ‘cave’ is chocolate cake, filled with chocolate ganache, and covered w/ modeling chocolate and fondant. I used food colors to add different colors to the cave, and I also tried to paint on ‘moss’ as well. I really enjoyed the painting part. My dragon pair are sculpted from rice cereal treats and modeling chocolate, and a tiny bit of black fondant.

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Tonya Alvey, www.facebook.com/madhousebakes

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Goreti ...

Wow, what an awesome job

Ana Remígio - CUPCAKES & DREAMS Portugal ...

AMAZING job!!!! Love it!!! xx

Tonya Alvey - MadHouse Bakes ...

Thank you!

zahra ...

This is amazing great job!

Tonya Alvey - MadHouse Bakes ...

Thank you!

SugarMagicCakes (Christine) ...

I love the dragons, did you shape the rice crispy treats then cover them in modelling chocolate? Brilliant.

Tonya Alvey - MadHouse Bakes ...

SugarMagicCakes – thank you :) Yes, I made a rough shape w/ rkt, and built out areas (like the tail and legs) w/ modeling chocolate, then covered w/ scales.

Cakesaremythang ...

Hello, I am new to this site, some one sent me a picture of your cake and would like for me to attempt to make it minus the dragon. will you be so kind and let me know how tall is the cake at the highest point. If you are making cakes and shipping them to customer. I can give her your information. Thanks you.

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