3D Fishing Boat Cake

$500 - $600 AUD

Learn to make a 3D fishing boat cake.

In this tutorial, Serdar Yener will show you how you can make a realistic 3D fishing boat cake. Despite it’s complicated appearance, Chef Yener will break it down into individual steps aiming to simplify the process. This tutorial comes with 26 pages of course material to help you make the cake.

Downloadable Course Material

If you would like to approximately match the size of the artwork in the tutorial, print the downloadable files at 100% size. If you require your artwork to be smaller or larger, just adjust the print size accordingly.
3D Fishing Boat Cake Course Material
This PDF document contains 26 pages of blueprints, templates and guides on almost every aspect of the 3D Fishing Boat Cake.

Part 1
Introduction & Plan
Tools & Materials
Recipes & Ingredients
Making the Pastillage Parts (Rolled)
Making the Pastillage Parts (Shaped)
Making the Pastillage Parts (Thin Sticks)
Carving the Cake
Part 2
Masking the Cake
Carving Out the Bottom Deck
Chocolate Undercoat (Windows & Bow)
Coating the Cake
Making the Wooden Floorboards
Cutting the Windows Out
Adding the Wooden Floorboards
Assembling the Upper Decks
Attaching the Small Parts
Making & Attaching the Side Rails
Fishing Rods & Antennas
Final Touches
Total Duration

While not everything on this list is absolutely required, these are the things used in this tutorial video. Of course you are welcome to find alternative ways of doing things and we would love to hear if you've discovered an easier method or better tool to achieve good results. Please note that some items may be listed as sets, and it is usually recommended to have full sets, it may not be neccessary. In most cases, only one item from a set is actually used in the tutorial. Please watch the tutorial before purchasing any items to make sure you are not buying anything you don't need.
Tools & Materials
Rolling Pins Shop Online
Preferably with no scratches or dents.
Ribbed Rolling Pin Shop Online
Set of Knives Shop Online
Icing Spatula Set Shop Online
Set of Scrapers
Edible Marker Pens Shop Online
Set of Pliers Shop Online
Round Cutter Set Shop Online
Fondant Smoother Shop Online
Marzipan Knife Shop Online
Needle or Pin
Serdar often uses a needle or a pin to remove air bubbles from underneath the fondant when coating a cake. They can also be used to pick up very small objects when decorating.
Oil Cooking Spray Shop Online
Colour should be as light as possible to prevent discolouration in the fondant or pastillage.
Hand Towels
Ensure fibers are not loose.
Pizza Cutter Shop Online
Preferably large, stable and sharp.
A4 Paper
Few sheets
Aluminium Wire Shop Online
Cake Board Watch Tutorial
60cm x 40cm, Blue fabric
A piece of wood coated with fabric and temporarily covered with cellophane to keep fabric clean until the cake is complete. For more information, watch our tutorial on how to cover a cake board with fabric .
Liquid Food Colours Shop Online
Blue and Brown
DIY Square Cutter
10mm x 8mm

Watch tutorial to see how to DIY.

Hollow Pen Tip
Refer to tutorial for more information.
PVC Sheet

Thick and strong transparent plastic.

Recipes & Ingredients
Rolling Fondant

1500g White (1kg used)


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