Tractor Birthday Cake
Free, Tractor Birthday Cake Ideas !
A tractor shaped birthday cake is perfect for young kids, girls or boys! It
is ideal for a farm themed party or for the young tractor enthusiast. If you are
looking for a tractor cake design for your child's birthday party, why not
follow these easy steps to make a perfect tractor cake, much cheaper than
ordering one from your local bakery and guaranteed to be unique! Ensure you
check with your child first as not all tractors are the same! Ask them what color / make their favorite tractor is, you don't want to disappoint them by
designing the wrong tractor, the designs vary greatly so its best to ask first!
John Deere, Massey-Ferguson, Case, Same, JCB, Zetor, Mc Cormick are just some
examples of tractor manufacturers and the tractors they produce all look very
Tractor Birthday Cake - What You Will Need
Tractor Birthday Cake - How to Decorate
Buy a large square shaped cake or make
one yourself. If you decide to make the cake yourself, make
sure you leave it to cool completely before you start icing
Using a photo of a tractor, draw an
outline of the tractor on the cake (using icing). Check out
our tractor image gallery
for some inspiration!
With a sharp knife, cut around the
tractor outline on the cake. Take your time when cutting
otherwise you may have to start over agin with another cake!
Choose the colors required for your
tractor and mix the appropriate colors using icing sugar and
Use black icing to make the outlines of
the cake including the tires, windshield, bumpers, etc
Using your chosen colors, fill in the
cake and add any lettering required
Leave aside, well out of reach of young
children for a fantastic birthday surprise.
Tractor Birthday Cake - Ideas
If you don't feel confident enough to make a cake from
scratch, why not just decorate a plain iced cake with toy
tractors and other farm related items, plastic farm animals etc?
How about making tractor themed cupcakes instead?
Decorate the top of each cupcake with a tractor outline or buy
small fondant animals and place onto of each cupcake.
Another idea is to buy a large toy tractor and trailer, make
cupcakes and decorate with yellow icing, place the cupcakes on
the trailer and they become hay bales with the toy tractor and
trailer doubling as another birthday present!
Tractor Birthday Cake - Trivia Questions
Did you know that the word for tractor comes from the Latin noun trahere meaning
How long has the term tractor been used for? The term tractor
has been used since the early 1900's, before that it was
referred to as a 'traction engine' meaning "an engine or vehicle
for pulling wagons or ploughs". Check out the quiz and trivia
sections for more tractor questions and answers!
Tractor Birthday Cake - Puzzle Ideas
Check out the tractor themed Word Searches and Crosswords, they
are all free, just print out and enjoy, perfect for tractor
themed parties or to include in party bags! Why not read through the
tractor joke section - a
selection of 'clean' tractor jokes suitable for the whole
Tractor Manufacturers - Make and Models!
Case, Caterpillar, David Brown, Ferguson, Ford, Fendt, JCB,
Jeep, John Deere, Komatsu, Kubota, Landini, Massey-Ferguson,
Mercedez-Benz, New Holland, Nuffield, Same, Waterloo Boy and
Zetor are all tractor manufacturers, there are however many more
manufacturers each producing many different models.
Tractor Birthday Cake
Fun and Games
Wordsearches and Crosswords
Quiz, Tractor Trivia