Classic Two Tier Graduation Cake

Idea gallery #1096
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Classic Two Tier Graduation Cake
Ingredients and Supplies
  • 6" and 10" cake
  • white rolled fondant
  • gold edible image ribbons
  • red and black buttercream icing
  • graduation hat kit
Cover 6" and 10" round cake with white rolled fondant and stack using your preferred method. Stack the 6" cake offset to the back to allow for more space for placing diploma and plaque. Lightly wet bottom edge of each cake and attach gold edible image ribbon. Use #1 tip to pipe black triple dots on each tier. Use red buttercream and #4 tip to pipe ball trim around bottom edge of each tier and around base of hat. Finish cake by placing diploma and "Graduate" plaque on cake.
Graduation Mega Hat Kit
Graduation Mega Hat Kit
DP-31157E
Unit: 1 set / 3 pcs. total
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant Icing
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant...
77-760
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Super Black AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Super Black AmeriColor® Soft G...
ACR-101
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Super Red AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Super Red AmeriColor® Soft Gel...
ACR-120
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
#1 Round Opening Stainless Steel Tip
#1 Round Opening Stainless Ste...
30-1
Unit: 1
#4 Round Opening Stainless Steel Tip
#4 Round Opening Stainless Ste...
30-4
Unit: 1