Steampunk Robot Cake

IMAG0099There are few things that go together better than Steampunk and Robot. I LOVED making this cake! This was my first order via Instagram (follow me here: @groovycraftchick) for a local client who is very into Robots and all things geekery.

The first step was to get appropriate colours for the robot – I used (again) my favourite food colouring spray by Duff:

IMAG0095Then raided our tool kit for fresh (clean!) screws, bolts, and other implements that I could press into freshly-made marshmallow fondant.

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The two things I loved the most about this cake, was the bow-tie on the Robot, and the key.


The leg actually cracked on the robot, but at the end, I thought it looked way cooler that way, so I wasn’t too worried about it. Such a handsome fellow!



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