Santa Elf and Reindeer Cake

Idea gallery #1595
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Santa Elf and Reindeer Cake
Ingredients and Supplies
  • 5", 8", and 10" 2-layer cake
  • 12" cake drum
  • green rolled fondant
  • lime green rolled fondant
  • red rolled fondant
  • brown rolled fondant
  • tan rolled fondant
  • black rolled fondant
  • gold rolled fondant
  • white rolled fondant
  • curly fur textured mat
  • pastry wheel
  • 2" square cutter
  • triangle cutter
  • wire brush
  • 18 gauge floral wire
  • piping gel
  • pastry brush
  • old gold luster dust
  • paint brush
  • mini accent cutters
  • rolling pin
Using floral wire, form antlers. Use tan fondant to cover wire. Allow to dry overnight.
Roll red, lime green and brown fondant to desired thickness and cover cakes that have been brushed with piping gel. Take wire brush and make texture in brown fondant. Prepare cakes for stacking and place on cake board or drum.
Santa: Roll white fondant thin then roll texture mat over fondant. Cut a 4" x 4" piece and attach to cake using piping gel. Roll black fondant very thin and cut a 1" wide ribbon long enough to go around the base of the cake. Attach ribbon with piping gel. Cut a square out of gold fondant then using a smaller square cutter, cut out the center of the belt buckle. Brush buckle with gold luster dust then attach to belt with piping gel.
Elf: Cut green fondant into triangles and attach to the top edge of the cake using piping gel. Use mini accent round cutter to make the "bells" on the elves collar then attach with piping gel.
Reindeer: Roll a 1" ball of black fondant and atttach to the front of the cake using piping gel. Attach deer antlers into top of cake and secure with piping gel.
12" Round White Foil Cake Drum
12" Round White Foil Cake Drum
27-2212
Unit: 1
Red Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Red Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
77-763
Unit: 2 lb. tub
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant Icing
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant...
77-760
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Black Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Black Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
77-767
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Yellow Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Yellow Satin Ice Rolled Fondan...
77-765
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Makin's Texture Sheets- Set E
Makin's Texture Sheets- Set E
MB-38005
Unit: 1 set / 4 pcs. total
Triangle Cookie Cutter Set
Triangle Cookie Cutter Set
ATC-5256
Unit: 1 set / 6 cutters total
Ravioli/Pastry Wheel
Ravioli/Pastry Wheel
N-112
Unit: 1
Piping Gel
Piping Gel
76-2011
Unit: 1 lb. tub
Pastry Brush 1"
Pastry Brush 1"
H-93208
Unit: 1
Mini Accent Cutter Set
Mini Accent Cutter Set
43-4870
Unit: 1 set/ 18 cutters total
Green Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Green Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
77-764
Unit: 2 lb. tub
5 x 2" Magic Line Round Cake Pan
5 x 2" Magic Line Round Cake P...
50-5
Unit: 1
8 x 2" Magic Line Round Cake Pan
8 x 2" Magic Line Round Cake P...
50-8
Unit: 1
10 x 2" Magic Line Round Cake Pan
10 x 2" Magic Line Round Cake ...
50-10
Unit: 1
Square Cookie Cutter Set
Square Cookie Cutter Set
FR-3609
Unit: 1 set/6 pcs. total