What can I use for smash cake?
The best cakes to smash are plain old vanilla sponge cakes. They’re soft and crumbly and easy for little hands to break up. Buttercream icing will create the perfect messy fun you’re after, but pick your colour carefully – red icing can leave your baby looking like a vampire and brown can look like…
When should you do cake smash?
Tips to help you plan your cake smash session Scheduling: If you’d like to use your portraits to display at baby’s birthday party I recommend having your session take place when baby is 10 1/2-11 months old. This will give you time to make prints and order any products that you’d like to display.
What do you put on floor smash cakes?
So what material can you use? To prevent the floor from getting damaged, we recommend using any backdrop material of your choice and putting a clear acrylic sheet over it. It can be found at most hardware stores and will protect the floor from staining or getting wet. Acrylic makes these messy sessions a lot easier.
What flavor should smash cake be?
Smash cakes can be any flavor you want but typically, toddlers are not used to foods that have really intense flavors so most parents opt for simple flavors like vanilla or chocolate. In this recipe, I will show you how to make a delicious vanilla cake (from scratch) and how to turn half of it into chocolate!
How to do a smash Cake photo session with a baby?
During the smash cake photo session, you may see that a baby simply pokes a cake without interest, or tries it and then doesn’t touch anymore. You should give your little model some time so that he/she can examine the cake, and then, if nothing changes, ask parents to help their child.
What is cake smashing photography?
Cake smashing photography is a subtype of children photography. Most often, cake smashing is photographing a child with a birthday cake, snapping shots of a cake itself and other birthday accessories. In this article, you will learn how to prepare and make your cake smash session perfect.
What are Smash cakes?
Smash cakes are a small frosted cake made just for the birthday boy or girl! Give the cake to the birthday child and let him or her dig into it with their hands. Be warned that it gets messy, but the photos are priceless.
What to wear for a cake Smash photo shoot?
Creamy and pink colors are ideal for cake smash photos of a girl. Little gentlemen can try on sky-blue shirts with trousers or shorts of a neutral color. You can also complement the image with a festive cap.