Posted on June 21, 2012
Ever since we introduced you guys to these camo wedding cakes, we’ve been bombarded with requests of those who want to copy those designs for their own parties. And while we can’t claim to be experts on the art of cake decorating, we sure feel like we’ve gathered some beginner-friendly tricks and tips so you can create your own camouflage masterpiece!
Need some treats for your next get together? Try camo cupcakes.
Prepare a white batter cake mix and separate batter equally into three bowls
Recipe and photo via Cookies and Cups. For step-by-step photos, check out her site.
If you want to get really camo-crazed, go for a patterned cupcake liner, too. You can find these in your local party stores, or online:
For more formal occasions, go all-out with a special tiered camouflage cake.
Cake photo credit
For a more detailed recipe and photo play-by-play, check out this blog post.
If that seems too technical for your baking skills, there’s an easier alternative! You can print out an edible camo image and lay it over your cake. These sheets are made with vegetable-based dyes and paper and can even be ordered online at websites such as EdiblePrinting.com.
Just download and send in one of these images along with your cake specifications to an image-printing website, and you can create a realistic camo-covered cake just like this!
On what occasions will you serve camouflage cake?