Donut Pool Floaty Cake Tutorial

Skill level: Intermediate

Learn how to make a realistic pool floaty cake just like the one I made for my daughter’s birthday party. This course covers how to get the look and plastic texture of a pool floaty, how to add the sprinkle design to the fondant, how to recreate a rippled water effect and how to cut out and sculpt the donut shape from cake layers.

26:19 Minutes of Instruction

What You Will Learn

  • Learn how to make a realistic pool floaty cake
  • How to get the plastic look in edible material
  • Learn how to add sprinkle details to a flat color
  • How to make a rippled water effect using gelatin

Tutorial Chapters

  1. Carving And Stacking The Cake 0:32
  2. Covering The Cake In Buttercream 4:04
  3. Making The Gelatin Base 7:20
  4. Covering The Cake In Fondant Pt.1 10:42
  5. Making The Donut Decoration 12:48
  6. Covering The Cake In Fondant Pt.2 18:16