This Great Cake Contest entry was submitted by Barbgianni from Vinton, Virginia: 2 Tier Cake with Littlest Pet Shop Critters making a special appearance.
Prepare Funfetti Cake as directed on package. Divide mixture between two 9 inch cake pans and one 6 inch cake pan. Bake as directed and cool. When cakes are cooled - prepare whipped cream filling. Whip the cream with sugar to taste and add stabilizing ClearJel to thicken help the cream retain it's texture.
Place some filling on the bottom layer (one of the 9 inch cakes) of cake and add the second layer (the other 9 inch cake) Frost this cake with the buttercream. Now cut the 6 inch cake in half horizontally, place the bottom on the middle of the frosted cake. Put a layer of whipped cream filling and place the top on. Frost this top layer. Keep 6 inch cake rounded on the top like a giant cupcake.
To decorate spray with Violet Color Mist random pattern. Add large size confetti cake decor and top it off with littlest pet shop toys surrounding the top tier and a very special mouse with cupcake LPS on the top.