Undersea Gingerbread House

The Crustacean Construction Crew at work! Over 2' tall, my first gingerbread house. Made for the Georgia Aquarium. 100% edible, no supports. All creatures are modeling chocolate.

  • Andrea Sullivan 6y

    I must say that is my favorite part....the Octopus piping =P Soo outside the box!! Excellent!!

    Happy New Year!
  • sassybeautimus 6y

    BEAUTIFUL! so many textures and colors - and what a great theme!
  • fondant.com 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called THE FONDANT CLUB, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    My roofer looks a bit like this guy... brothers, maybe...

    I am speechless. I am so in love with your concept of this construction crew making this jewel box in the sea.

    Just too cool. I wish this were one of those 360 vids like the real estate people like to do.

    Bravo, Karen!! More! More!
  • fondant.com 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called ✿ Classy Confectioners ✿, and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • Marlyn B PRO 6y

    You are sooo creative and talented this gingerbread house is just perfect!
  • Whimsy Cakes 6y

    I need help scraping my jaw off the floor - incredible!
  • Sussex Lady 6y

    its just too incredible to know where to start . . .. love love love it, what a complete showstopper !!!!
  • Cake bie 6y

    WOW !!!!!!!!!!!
    Amazing... and what an idea :O
  • Karen Portaleo PRO 6y

    Thank you all! Your feedback is inspirational!
  • Tracy LH 6y

    This is just unbelivably amazing!!!! Your talent is jaw-dropping! You are true sugar artist.
  • Vera Figueredo(aquela_q_faz_bolos) 6y

  • PAk DocK 6y

    Fantastic shot!!!

    I love the idea and composition in here.
  • Alex Stoen  PRO 6y

    Nice capture. Now that's what I like to see!

    Have a great Thursday!
    Hope to see you around My Photostream.
  • SweetCakery PRO 6y

    I love the design and it makes me smile. Great Design.
  • Alana Hodgson 5y

    Okay, I didn't get the crustation construction crew part at first and now I am even more blow away at your creativity!
  • Imelda Andiani 5y

    I'm speechless.... :)
  • Deirdre Saoirse Moen 5y

    Best cake ever.
  • Francesca Myman 5y

  • Mad Hausfrau PRO 5y

    Absolutely amaaazing. A work of art.
  • szmcnabb 3y

    I saw this cake several years ago at the GA Aquarium, it was the most beautiful, whimsical, gingerbread house ever. The pictures don't do it justice. The animals were represented so authentically. Fantastic job!!!!!!! I"m an aquarium volunteer and it's one of the coolest things I've ever seen in the GA. Aquarium.. Come visit us.
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Taken on December 12, 2009
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