Sarah Wasey 's
Octonauts 4th birthday cake

  • Bake type: Cakes
  • Made in: Poole
  • Skill level: Medium
  • Time taken: Over 4 hours

About this Bake

My first ever attempt at using fondant icing. This is a madeira cake with strawberry jam and buttercream filling, covered with fondant icing and decorated in The Octonauts theme for my son's 4th birthday.

Top tip

Work quickly with the fondant as once it dries it starts to crack.