If you’re not an avid follower of the Cars franchise, you might not be familiar with Miss Fritter, so if you need to get up to speed, here’s a video clip.
I’m really happy with how well this one turned out. All the detail is gum paste and royal icing. The hand painting was particularly fun to do.
I also put Lighting McQueen’s number 95 in the middle of the cake because the birthday boy loves numbers.
The nice thing about this cake was that I could just buy the die-cast toy version of Miss Fritter and measure and scale it up. Then I gave the toy to the birthday boy for his present, so it all worked out perfectly.
Here is the cake Miss Fritter next to the toy version I modeled it after and the slightly smaller toy version that the birthday boy already had.