Supplies Needed: Small spatula, writing tip #2 or #3, disposable decorator bags, fondant roller, orange Starburst (for chick beak)
Easter & Spring Cupcakes
Cupcakes baked and cooled
1 batch Wonder Cream Frosting (see recipes)
Variety of Candies
Fondant (find in craft store)
#16 & #352 decorating tips
Americolor food gel paste colors
Disposable decorating bags
You will need: Coconut flakes, green food gel, Chick Peeps, green frosting, edible sprinkles.
Using green food gel, color coconut flakes green. Frost cupcake with frosting. Sprinkle green coconut on top of frosting. Add Peeps Chick. Sprinkle edible confetti on top.
Easter Basket Cupcake:
You will need: Licorice, toothpicks, green sprinkles, green frosting, green and violet food gel paste, disposable decorator bag, star tip #16, jellybeans
Make green and violet frosting. Frost cupcake with green frosting. Fill decorator bag with star tip – add violet frosting. Pipe border of cupcake. Insert two toothpicks to hold licorice handle. Cut licorice to fit basket for handle. Sprinkle green sprinkles and jelly beans.
Fondant Floral Cupcake:
You will need: Variety of colored fondant – we used yellow, violet and blue. Variety of small cookie cutters – we used flowers. Tub of white frosting from grocery store.
Soften frosting in microwave. Dip cupcake into frosting and allow to cool. Roll out fondant and use cookie cutters to make flowers. Brush water on backs of fondant to adhere to other layers of fondant.
Easter Bunny Cupcake:
You will need: Tub of white frosting, red AirHeads candy, Skittles candy, decorator bag, star tip #16.
Soften frosting in microwave. Dip cupcake into frosting and allow to cool. With red Airheads candy, cut shape of bunny ears – stick into cupcake for ears. Fill decorator bag with star tip – add white frosting. Outline bunny ears and make bunny cheeks. Add Skittles for eyes and nose.
You will need: Blue food gel paste, white frosting, heart candies, gummy worms, red licorice.
Make blue frosting – spread onto top of cupcakes. Add gummy worm for the body. Add hearts for the wings and licorice pieces for the antennas.
Sunflower Cupcake: You will need: Oreo cookies, lemon yellow & leaf green food gel paste, frosting, decorator bag, #352 leaf tip
Make yellow and green frosting. Frost cupcakes with green frosting. Insert #352 tip into decorator bag. Add yellow frosting. Place cookie part of oreo onto cupcake. Using decorator bag, make yellow leaf shapes along the cupcake to create the sunflower.