LITTLE EINSTEINS ROCKET SHIP Cake Tutorial

Learn how to make a 3D rocket ship cake based on the rocket ship from the Little Einsteins cartoon.

This week I would like to do another 3D cake of the red rocket ship from Little Einsteins cartoon.

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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.
LITTLE EINSTEINS ROCKET SHIP Cake Tutorial Course Material
This PDF document contains templates and guides to help you with this tutorial.
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
Planning & Templates
  • Flipchart sheets (70cm x 50cm)
  • Semi transparent silicon baking sheets (70cm x 50cm)
  • White cellophane sheets (70cm x 50cm, on side matt)
  • Basic stationary (pencils, marker pens, ruler etc.)
  • Semi transparent plastic file separators
  • Plastic sleeves
Cutting & Slicing
  • Set of knives
  • Craft knife
  • Pizza cutter
  • Box cutter
  • Set of scissors
Masking & Layering
  • Set of icing spatulas
  • Set of scrapers (hard and flexible)
Rolling & Coating
  • Set of PVC pipes (30mm to 40mm thick, 40cm & 20cm long)
  • Rolling pin (30cm long)
  • Powder shaker (Filled with starch)
  • Needle or pin (to pop air bubbles)
  • Perfections strips
  • Fondant smoother
Oil Cooking Spray Shop Online
Colour should be as light as possible to prevent discolouration in the fondant or pastillage.
Water Spray Bottle
Marzipan Knife Shop Online
Round cutter
22mm
Wire cutter
Skewers Shop Online
Gas Torch
Craft Knife Shop Online
Pen tip
Small Brush in Water
Ensure that brush bristles are not loose.
Hand Towels
Ensure fibers are not loose.
Round Cake Rings
25cm & 15cm
Recipes & Ingredients

1200g for 5 cm high 25cm Round

500g for 5 cm high 15cm Round

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1kg

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Rolled Fondant

1 kg Red
500g Light Blue
100g light Gray
50g Yellow

A commonly used sugar paste for coating cakes. Also known as RTR (ready to roll) fondant.

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