Modern Art Cake

Here's an easy cake to make and decorate. It's modern art; the colored frosting can be in any design you want. Let the kids join in the fun for this dessert.

Modern Art Cake


  • 1 18 1/4 ounce box cake mix
  • 1 16 ounce can vanilla frosting
  • 1 12 ounce can whipped vanilla frosting
  • Blue icing color
  • Green icing color
  • Pink icing color
  • Purple icing color
  • Yellow icing color

Make It

1. Prepare cake mix according to directions for two 8-inch round cakes. Frost entire cake with vanilla frosting.

2. Divide whipped frosting among 5 bowls. Color each with an icing color. Transfer to resealable plastic bags. Microwave 10 seconds or until just warmed. Cut off one corner of bag and shake over cake in a random pattern. Repeat with remaining colors.