Snowglobe Cake

Idea gallery #1591
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Snowglobe Cake
Ingredients and Supplies
  • 8" round cake
  • 8" square cake
  • knife
  • light blue rolled fondant
  • brown rolled fondant
  • white rolled fondant
  • wood grain texture mat
  • orange rolled fondant
  • black rolled fondant
  • flexible poly blade
  • piping gel
  • small brush
  • camel brush
  • pearl luster dust
  • snowflake plunger cutters
  • snowflake candy mold
  • tiny white non-pareils
  • snowman cookie cutter
  • ball gumpaste tool
  • super white candy coating
Mix a little bit of blue fondant with some white fondant to get the sky color. Roll fondant to desired thickness. Brush 8" round cake with piping gel and cover with fondant. Using a bread knife, cut the 8" square cake to look like a base to a snowglobe; being to cut the top so the round cake nestles into it. Roll brown fondant to desired thickness. Roll wood grain texture mat over fondant. Brush cake with piping gel and cover with textured fondant. Brush a small amount of piping gel on the top of the brown covered cake and the bottom of the round and nestle them together.
Using a thick piece of white fondant, mold a snowdrift with your hands. Attach to cake with piping gel. Use a ball tool to make smaller drifts in the fondant. Roll a thick piece of rolled fondant and cut a snowman and cut his hat off with the poly blade then attach to cake with piping gel. Roll a thick piece of light blue fondant and cut a snowman but cut his hat away from his head attach it to the white fondant snowman using piping gel. Cut thin strips to make a scarf. Roll small pieces of black fondant for eyes, mouth and buttons. Roll a small piece of orange fondant for his carrot nose.
Melt candy coating and pour into snowflake mold. Place in freezer til set. Roll light blue fondant thin and cut the different sizes of snowflakes with the plunger cutters. Brush snowflakes with pearl dust. Dot piping gel randomly on cake and at the top of the snow drift then sprinkle non-pareils over gel.
8 x 2" Magic Line Round Cake Pan
8 x 2" Magic Line Round Cake P...
50-8
Unit: 1
6 x 2" Magic Line Square Cake Pan
6 x 2" Magic Line Square Cake ...
51-6
Unit: 1
Snowman Cookie Cutter
Snowman Cookie Cutter
ACC-1173
Unit: 1
Tiny White Non-Pareils
Tiny White Non-Pareils
78-521W
Unit: 4 oz. jar
Mini Snowflakes Chocolate Candy Mold
Mini Snowflakes Chocolate Cand...
90-4146
Unit: 1
Flexible PolyBlade
Flexible PolyBlade
NM-11052K
Unit: 1
Super Pearl Royal Pearl Dust
Super Pearl Royal Pearl Dust
43-1901
Unit: 2 gram jar
3/4" Camel Hair Mop Brush
3/4" Camel Hair Mop Brush
RB-990034
Unit: 1
Piping Gel
Piping Gel
76-2011
Unit: 1 lb. tub
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant Icing
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant...
77-760
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Baby Blue Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Baby Blue Satin Ice Rolled Fon...
77-756
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Orange Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Orange Satin Ice Rolled Fondan...
77-757
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Black Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Black Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
77-767
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Manly Texture Sheet Set
Manly Texture Sheet Set
43-4716
Unit: 1 set/ 6 sheets total
Jem Gumpaste Tools
Jem Gumpaste Tools
43-6210
Unit: 1 set / 6 pcs. total
Merckens Super White Vanilla Flavored Candy Coating
Merckens Super White Vanilla F...
70-2220
Unit: 1 lb. bag