Fabulous Princess Leia and BB-8 Cake

BB 8 Cake 

This Fabulous Princess Leia and BB-8 Cake was made by Lilliana Blanco and Marina Borghese from Cake In Italy.  

This Marvelous Star Wars cake was made for the Cake Con Cake Collaboration. Cake Con international is a cake collaboration featuring 22 amazing artists who have created sugar art inspired by tv series, comics & video game characters.

Here is Marina’s and Liliana’s bio:

Marina Bourghese, born in Rome. Art studies introduced me into the world of painting and sculpture. Discovering sugarpaste modeling, I started to make small sugar sculptures, now specialized in modeling figuries. In 2014, I entered into Cake International, Birmingham and won The Best in Show Award as well as other awards in Italy. 

Liliana Blanco, born in Buenos Aires. I started my passion in pastry and in my travels to the UK, I discovered the world of cake decorating. I specialize in wedding cakes, sugarflowers, wafer paper.
I have won several awards for my Sugar Flowers & Figures. In 2014, I won silver at Cake International, Bermingham and in 2015, I won Gold.
We are teachers of Cake Decorating at the Italian Pastry Confederation (Conpait) and members of Conpait Design International Team. 

Princess Leia Cake

Princess Leia Cake 

This Fabulous Star Wars cake has a young Princess Leia standing beside this  BB-8 droid. She is resting her hand on BB-8’s head. Princess Leia has two buns in her hair just like she wore in Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope. She is wearing a white dress with a silver belt and white boots.

BB-8 is white with orange and gray patterns.  BB-8 sensor is surrounded by a black ring.

This cake is on a blue cake board.