Hiii my all baker friends: Anne , Jenn , Liza & Julie.. Many thanks for all you comments
Actually his birthday is on 18th(today) so we are yet to cut the cake, but he loved how it looks.
I got the furry texture on the ball with star tip# 16, I actually baked the round cake in the regular oven proof glass bowl and then frosted it with buttercream. It took me 1.5 hrs to frost the cake completely For Syrup : I had left over Cherry liquor syrup from my previous cake( Christmas cake) I used the same one,