Sunflower Cupcake

Sunflower Cupcake

Idea gallery #789
  • cake mix
  • buttercream icing
  • green, orange, yellow coloring
  • green fondant
  • lady bug sugar lay-on
  • mini and standard size Oreos
Bake cupcakes according to recipe instructions. Allow to cool. Ice top of cupcakes with green buttercream. Using a decorating bag with tip #352, fill bag with yellow buttercream icing (optional: stripe bag with orange color gel before filling). Pipe a dab of icing on large cookie. Place cookie on cupcake. With piping bag, pipe flower petals around the cookie edge. Follow the same steps for the miniature cookies. Make leaves using green fondant and leaf-shaped cookie cutters. Attach lady bug with small dot of buttercream and place cupcake in terracotta pot if desired.