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Sculpted turtle cake

7 months!

I can’t beliwvw that is how long since I have posted
I have popped in and liked and commented every now and then, but we had a tough year in our family so I didn’t do as much

This is a bittersweet cake for me

I needed to create new class subjects but my lovely cousin was losing his battle with cancer and I lost all my creativity. We found out in April how Badly unwell he was and we all just lived from day to day for the rest of the year

I used every excuse to go up and see him, turning up with cake after cake. Each time he would Instantly reach for one to eat. Sometimes I took up work I had made to show him, mostly we shared cake pictures and cat videos.

We knew we were going to lose him any day between Christmas and new year, and he wasn’t well enough for visitors anymore so all
I could do was message him everyday, so I made this to keep my mind and hands busy.

I finished it in the early hours of New Year’s Eve and when i woke up New Year’s Day, i
Couldn’t even send him a picture to show him because he passed away that morning

So this is for leigh

Sleep peacefully lovely boy x

-- Oh my word! So many amazing cakes in the same place at once!

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Clara

So, so sorry for your loss! 😔 I just can imagine your feelings, Rhianydd…
Beautiful cake!!! ❤️

The Garden Baker

So very sorry about your loss.
Your cousin would have loved this magnificent turtle masterpiece!

FondanEli

Perfect !

Sweet Dreams by Heba

What a wonderful cake. Sorry for your loss and may his soul RIP. This made me sad, but I’m glad you got to spend so much time with him and have those memories now :) x

June ("Clarky's Cakes")

Oh Rhianydd
I’m so dreadfully sorry for your loss. Glad you had time with your cousin. It’s an outstanding piece…

My Magic Cakes

Your work is outstanding 😍

gail

woowzer !

MOLI Cakes

Absolutely awesome !!!

Andrea

His beautiful xx 💓💓👏👏👏👏

Goreti

Awesome

Nada

The cake is gorgeous:)
Sorry for your loss :(

Cakeicer (Shirley)

I am so very sorry to learn that you have lost a loved one. I am sure he would have just been amazed at this work of art, it is fabulous!

bakingcakes2

I am so sorry for you loss of a loved one, I really hate the big C word, my husband passed from it and this past year my brother passed of it also. He would have loved this cake it is so realistic what a amazing artist you are. The cake is beautiful.

Carla

sorry for your loss 😔 the cake is beautiful

Calli Creations

Oh Rhi… I’m so very sad to read, my sincere condolences 😥
Your turtle is completely amazing in detail and colouring!!
I find art a wonderful outlet when in grief and sadness in the past. Sending you and the family fondest regards at this time. 💗

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