Dead Sharks wedding cake

3 ft tall. Made to be displayed as part of an awareness campaign depicting the cruelty of the brutal killings of sharks to make sharks fin soup usually served at Chinese weddings.

  • zahirah Motala Sardar 6y

    yikes amazing!!! and i love the message behind this:)
  • Yota Armai 6y

    Just thought I'd let you know that your cake has been blogged on cakewrecks - cakewrecks.blogspot.com

    The construction and detail is amazing! Was it used at an actual wedding?
  • Julie Lyn 6y

    I'll bite (pun intended)-- what are the sharks made out of?
  • The Ladygloom 6y

    yota armai: It wasn't used at an actual wedding. It was made for ACRES in protest of sharks being killed for their fins to make soup at Chinese weddings. More can be seen on youtube. Just search "ACRES wedding cake"
  • The Ladygloom 6y

    Juie Lyn: The sharks are all sugar. Fondant to be exact :)
  • Debbie Goard 6y

    Dina, just saw the you tube vid. Incredible, I had no idea how immense it was! I'd fave this again if only it would let me.......
  • iheartsharks 6y

    What an amazing job for such an important topic.
  • Kelly Miklavcic 6y

    unfortunately i thought these were tampons.
  • valleyviolet 6y

    I think this wins my prize for most disturbing cake ever. Fortunately that seems to have been it's purpose, but gah...
  • karen lindsay 6y

    my third visit..inspiring!
  • Laurie Darcey 6y

    Wow.

    Dead albino sharks, but still amazing.

    I assume you have seen the documentary Sharkwater.

    Thanks for sharing!
  • artjugend 6y

    Brilliant. Worthy cause, gorgeous cake.
  • Jane Hansen 6y

    floored, completely
  • Stephanie Belding 5y

    Right on- brilliant work, powerful activism and stunning artistry. Bravo!
  • essi185 5y

    are they like tiny cakes laid on top of each other or are they big chunks of icing very cool
  • Wild Cakes 5y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Under the Sea Cakes, and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • Cate Partridge Photography 5y

    WOW. Awesome! Great job - definatly a statement!
  • Toppers Cake Company 5y

    This is AMAZING work! Thanks for sharing!
  • Johnny D. Iles 4y

    A very wonderful statement. I am lucky enough to have dived with great whites. It is a shame such a beautiful creature may see extinction in our lifetime.
  • Brandi Korte 3y

    I'm with Kellygreen up there and thought they were tampons too. :(
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