Chinese Lion Cake
Our littlest one had a birthday party today - she's turning 4 on Tuesday.
She's had something of an obsession with Chinese Lion Dances ever since seeing celebrations at a Lunar New Year festivities at the dowtown gardens a couple of years ago, and this year, she requested that her cake be done in this theme.
Here is what I came up with:
His tail and ears were made of cookies. His horn was an ice cream cone cut in half.
There were candies at Winco called "Burnt Peanuts that were red and prickly and served quite well as pom poms!
This served as inspiration for the cake:
I started with a rather blocky stack of Funfetti bricks.
curly candles completed the festive disposition!