To celebrate their birthdays, we went out tubing on the river, a summer ritual around here full of all sorts of adult fun! And I decided to use this as a cake theme. And this was my first try at fondant figures! I bit the bullet and bought the Wilton's precolored stuff. This was the result:
I apparently hadn't quite got the leveling thing figured out yet. It looks decidedly lopsided. And the writing? Text looks okay if you're drunk or have Taco Neck Syndrome.
This tuber really shouldn't be out here. Gingers burn awful fast.
This little guy was an homage to Erik, Melinda's hubby. See the six pack?
There isn't enough sunscreen in the world. What's up with the Wilton's skin tone choices?
The beer cooler, an integral part of the tubing experience. Beer and sunscreen.
The scenery along the river. Notice the beans? They're supposed to be rocks. They just don't look like it much, do they?
We've come a long way, haven't we? Next week is cookies!