For a few years, I did an event at my office which I called Cake Thursday wherein every other Thursday I would bring in a cake that I'd baked and invite colleagues to join me for a slice. Eventually I moved the event to Monday's, but the gist was the same. Following are a selection of invitations and their respective cakes from those years.     Invite: Lincoln's Birthday Cake

For a few years, I did an event at my office which I called Cake Thursday wherein every other Thursday I would bring in a cake that I'd baked and invite colleagues to join me for a slice. Eventually I moved the event to Monday's, but the gist was the same. Following are a selection of invitations and their respective cakes from those years. 

Invite: Lincoln's Birthday Cake

  Cake: Lincoln's favorite cake, with oomph. Two layers of White Almond Cake with a filling of Lemon Mousse. On top is powdered sugar dusted on through a hand-cut stencil.

Cake: Lincoln's favorite cake, with oomph. Two layers of White Almond Cake with a filling of Lemon Mousse. On top is powdered sugar dusted on through a hand-cut stencil.

  Invite: Raspberry Cream Cake (photograph is one I shot in Andrew Wyeth's kitchen)

Invite: Raspberry Cream Cake (photograph is one I shot in Andrew Wyeth's kitchen)

  Cake: Two layers of yellow cake with Raspberry Swiss Meringue Buttercream.

Cake: Two layers of yellow cake with Raspberry Swiss Meringue Buttercream.

  Invite: Butter Rum Cake Bites

Invite: Butter Rum Cake Bites

  Cake: A rum cake that fell apart and, in turn, was made into balls of cake that were then rolled in confectioner's sugar.

Cake: A rum cake that fell apart and, in turn, was made into balls of cake that were then rolled in confectioner's sugar.

  Invite: Tomato Soup Cake

Invite: Tomato Soup Cake

  Cake: Tomato Soup-based spice cake popular in the 1940s.

Cake: Tomato Soup-based spice cake popular in the 1940s.

  Invite: Lost in the Woods

Invite: Lost in the Woods

  Cake: Three layer Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Ganache, miniatures, and a hand-molded and hand-painted chocolate house.

Cake: Three layer Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Ganache, miniatures, and a hand-molded and hand-painted chocolate house.

  Invite: Graham Cake

Invite: Graham Cake

  Cake: Two layers of Graham Cracker Cake with Vanilla Frosting.

Cake: Two layers of Graham Cracker Cake with Vanilla Frosting.

  Invite: Joanne Woodward's Brown Derby Grapefruit Cake

Invite: Joanne Woodward's Brown Derby Grapefruit Cake

  Cake: Two layers of Grapefruit-y Yellow Cake with Grapefruit Icing and fresh grapefruit segments.

Cake: Two layers of Grapefruit-y Yellow Cake with Grapefruit Icing and fresh grapefruit segments.

  Invite: Victoria Sponge Cake

Invite: Victoria Sponge Cake

  Cake: Two layers of Victoria Sponge filled with Strawberry Jam and Whipped Cream and dusted with confectioners sugar.

Cake: Two layers of Victoria Sponge filled with Strawberry Jam and Whipped Cream and dusted with confectioners sugar.

  Invite: The French Cloud Cake

Invite: The French Cloud Cake

  Light-as-air Lemon Cake with a mound of Lemon-y Whipped Cream and Lemon Zest.

Light-as-air Lemon Cake with a mound of Lemon-y Whipped Cream and Lemon Zest.

  For a few years, I did an event at my office which I called Cake Thursday wherein every other Thursday I would bring in a cake that I'd baked and invite colleagues to join me for a slice. Eventually I moved the event to Monday's, but the gist was the same. Following are a selection of invitations and their respective cakes from those years.     Invite: Lincoln's Birthday Cake
  Cake: Lincoln's favorite cake, with oomph. Two layers of White Almond Cake with a filling of Lemon Mousse. On top is powdered sugar dusted on through a hand-cut stencil.
  Invite: Raspberry Cream Cake (photograph is one I shot in Andrew Wyeth's kitchen)
  Cake: Two layers of yellow cake with Raspberry Swiss Meringue Buttercream.
  Invite: Butter Rum Cake Bites
  Cake: A rum cake that fell apart and, in turn, was made into balls of cake that were then rolled in confectioner's sugar.
  Invite: Tomato Soup Cake
  Cake: Tomato Soup-based spice cake popular in the 1940s.
  Invite: Lost in the Woods
  Cake: Three layer Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Ganache, miniatures, and a hand-molded and hand-painted chocolate house.
  Invite: Graham Cake
  Cake: Two layers of Graham Cracker Cake with Vanilla Frosting.
  Invite: Joanne Woodward's Brown Derby Grapefruit Cake
  Cake: Two layers of Grapefruit-y Yellow Cake with Grapefruit Icing and fresh grapefruit segments.
  Invite: Victoria Sponge Cake
  Cake: Two layers of Victoria Sponge filled with Strawberry Jam and Whipped Cream and dusted with confectioners sugar.
  Invite: The French Cloud Cake
  Light-as-air Lemon Cake with a mound of Lemon-y Whipped Cream and Lemon Zest.

For a few years, I did an event at my office which I called Cake Thursday wherein every other Thursday I would bring in a cake that I'd baked and invite colleagues to join me for a slice. Eventually I moved the event to Monday's, but the gist was the same. Following are a selection of invitations and their respective cakes from those years. 

Invite: Lincoln's Birthday Cake

Cake: Lincoln's favorite cake, with oomph. Two layers of White Almond Cake with a filling of Lemon Mousse. On top is powdered sugar dusted on through a hand-cut stencil.

Invite: Raspberry Cream Cake (photograph is one I shot in Andrew Wyeth's kitchen)

Cake: Two layers of yellow cake with Raspberry Swiss Meringue Buttercream.

Invite: Butter Rum Cake Bites

Cake: A rum cake that fell apart and, in turn, was made into balls of cake that were then rolled in confectioner's sugar.

Invite: Tomato Soup Cake

Cake: Tomato Soup-based spice cake popular in the 1940s.

Invite: Lost in the Woods

Cake: Three layer Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Ganache, miniatures, and a hand-molded and hand-painted chocolate house.

Invite: Graham Cake

Cake: Two layers of Graham Cracker Cake with Vanilla Frosting.

Invite: Joanne Woodward's Brown Derby Grapefruit Cake

Cake: Two layers of Grapefruit-y Yellow Cake with Grapefruit Icing and fresh grapefruit segments.

Invite: Victoria Sponge Cake

Cake: Two layers of Victoria Sponge filled with Strawberry Jam and Whipped Cream and dusted with confectioners sugar.

Invite: The French Cloud Cake

Light-as-air Lemon Cake with a mound of Lemon-y Whipped Cream and Lemon Zest.

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