Creating a watercolour cake for your next birthday party

A 'watercolour' style of cake is a unique and romantic way to personalise a birthday cake for your next celebration. Here are some tips on how to create a drool worthy and unique cake.  Choose your cake centre The watercolour is done on a hard fondant icing shell, which offers a lot of flexibility for your cake. You can choose centres of any type, including softer sponges or more dense mud cake or fruitcake.