Santa Plaque Cake

Idea gallery #1433
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Santa Plaque Cake
Ingredients and Supplies
  • 8" 2-layer cake
  • white rolled fondant
  • santa plaque candy mold
  • white food color
  • red food color
  • green food color
  • flesh food color
  • paint tray
  • paint brushes
  • pearl dust
  • holly leaf cutters
  • piping gel
  • pastry brush
  • buttercream icing
  • small round tip
  • pastry bag
  • powdered sugar
  • corn starch
Brush candy mold generously with powdered sugar and corn starch. Mold plaque using rolled fondant being careful to make back of plaque as even as possible. Carefully removed fondant from mold and allow to dry. Ice cake with fondant and place on cake stand or board using piping gel. Thin food colors with water in paint tray. Using brushes, paint details on to santa's face and allow to dry completely. Color a couple pieces of fondant red and green. Using holly leaf cutters, cut different sizes of leaves and roll tiny balls for berries. Brush all fondant pieces with pearl dust. Use piping gel to adhere plaque to top of cake. Pipe small bead border around plaque a bit larger border around the bottom of cake. Attach holly leaves and berries with piping gel.
Santa Face Round Plaque Chocolate Candy Mold
Santa Face Round Plaque Chocol...
90-4617
Unit: 1
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant Icing
White Satin Ice Rolled Fondant...
77-760
Unit: 2 lb. tub
White-White Icing Food Color
White-White Icing Food Color
603-1236
Unit: 2 oz. bottle
Leaf Green Americolor® Soft Gel Paste Food Color (Old # 41-8011)
Leaf Green Americolor® Soft Ge...
ACR-111
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Fleshtone CK Food Color Gel/Paste
Fleshtone CK Food Color Gel/Pa...
40-1062
Unit: 1 oz. jar
Rectangular Paint/Water Tray
Rectangular Paint/Water Tray
35-106
Unit: 1
Super Pearl Royal Pearl Dust
Super Pearl Royal Pearl Dust
43-1901
Unit: 2 gram jar
Piping Gel
Piping Gel
76-2011
Unit: 1 lb. tub
Pastry Brush 1"
Pastry Brush 1"
H-93208
Unit: 1
#3 Round Opening Stainless Steel Tip
#3 Round Opening Stainless Ste...
30-3
Unit: 1
8 x 2" Magic Line Round Cake Pan
8 x 2" Magic Line Round Cake P...
50-8
Unit: 1
14" Featherweight Decorating Bag
14" Featherweight Decorating B...
31-14
Unit: 1