Barney is highly regarded to be a cool and witty character amongst children favorite cartoons in general. It is interestingly also represented in many children’s birthday party and cakes. As the ideas of Barney birthday cakes, it comes in several types, including stackable cake, cupcake, and homemade cake. The stackable cakes consist of two or three layers featuring different colors of Barney and friends. The colors usually include purple as the basic color of Barney, green, yellow, blue, pink, and also white. To make more attractive and really representing children’s taste, different color can be applied on the layers. Simply to say, each layer will consist of one different color. For this type, you can actually order or make it by your own. Purchasing a full set of Barney birthday cake is sometimes relatively expensive and uncomfortable for some people. They get something costly but cannot be really able to customize their design and taste. As for this matter, you are supposed to be in need of no worries since there are some simple ways to make the cake in your home.
A homemade Barney birthday cake usually measure in 13 x 9 inches rectangular. You will definitely need some ingredients and tools like cake platter, serrated knife, Barney picture, and some additional items that you think important for customizing your cake decoration. Another way, you can also purchase a rectangular cake with no design, icing, and decoration. It is usually available in bakery. Choose which cake you think great for a birthday item. After you have the basic cake, either you make or purchase it, place the cake on the cake platter. Then, put the picture of Barney on top of the cake. Make the outlines, and cut the cake around by using a serrated knife. Frost all parts of the cake with purple as the basic color. Then, fill in some parts with the other colors, like green, pink, etc, by following the outlines you have made. To draw the teeth, mouth, nose, eyes, and other detailed parts of Barney’s body, use a piping bag with icing or frosting in it. Pipe the lines carefully, and also ensure that you draw them symmetrically. It is also possible to make some writings, such happy birthday, (name)’s birthday, and so on. If you are interested in something more cheerful, you can also add some Barney and friends’ figures. It is, yes, a decoration; some are made of plastic but some stores somehow sell the edible Barney figures as well. So, just adjust your taste and preference to which items you should use.