Fresh from the oven in 2010
The Wilks family and neighbors all worked to make this very sweet ride!
Candy Corn Cupcake Car fun facts:
- Favorite place to ride? Burning Man 2010- 2018
- Most Famous cupcake driver? Neil Young
- First TV appearance? The Bachelorette 2015
- Funniest parade experience? DooDah Parade, Pasadena CA.
- Farthest traveled? New York Maker Faire!
- Virtual home? www.richardwilksartist.com
1 – sweet & creative daughter!
1 – rusted-out scooter, totally rebuilt
2 – 36v, 12Ah lead scooter batteries
1 – 500 watt, 36-volt electric motor
1 – technically savvy friend -“McMaster Conn” (pictured)
1 – hand-bent aluminum tin (18x the size of original)
1 – batting-filled fabric cake top
1 – stretchy vinyl fabric frosting layer
6 – jumbo, vacuum-formed, airbrushed, LED internally lit, candy corns
All aluminum construction.