Circus Cupcakes

Idea gallery #1720
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Circus Cupcakes
Ingredients and Supplies
  • jumbo and standard size cupcakes
  • white buttercream icing
  • bright colored sequin confetti
  • red gumpaste
  • yellow gumpaste
  • blue gumpaste
  • orange gumpaste
  • green gumpaste
  • red edible marker
  • piping gel
  • alphabet and letter cutters
  • brush
  • pastry bag
  • tip 1M
  • Label Cutter Set
  • flexible poly blade
Roll gumpaste very thin and cut shapes using Label Cutter Set. Use tip #6 to cut circles around ribbon. Cut letters and numbers and attach to pieces with piping gel. Use the flexible poly blade to cut stripes to attach to the flag. Allow all pieces to dry overnite or until they are hard. Once pieces are hard, use the red edible marker to make dotted lines around the tickets.

Pipe a swirl on top of cupcakes using a pastry bag fitted with tip 1M and filled with buttercream. Sprinkle confetti over top of buttercream then lay gumpaste pieces on top of cupcakes.

Blue Swirl Jumbo Baking Cup
Blue Swirl Jumbo Baking Cup
SC-8SWRBLP
Unit: 30/pkg.
Orange Swirl Jumbo Baking Cup
Orange Swirl Jumbo Baking Cup
SC-8SWRORP
Unit: 30/pkg.
Red Swirl Standard Baking Cups
Red Swirl Standard Baking Cups
VIC-4SWRRDP
Unit: 30/pkg.
Orange Swirl Standard Baking Cups
Orange Swirl Standard Baking C...
VIC-4SWRORP
Unit: 30/pkg.
Blue Swirl Standard Baking Cups
Blue Swirl Standard Baking Cup...
VIC-4SWRBLP
Unit: 30/pkg.
14" Featherweight Decorating Bag
14" Featherweight Decorating B...
31-14
Unit: 1
#1M Open Star Metal Tip
#1M Open Star Metal Tip
30-1M
Unit: 1
Bright Color Sequins Edible Confetti Sprinkles
Bright Color Sequins Edible Co...
78-11608
Unit: 2.6 oz. jar
Makin's Cutter Set- Round
Makin's Cutter Set- Round
MB-36001
Unit: 1 set / 3 pcs. total
Label Cutter Set by Cakegirls
Label Cutter Set by Cakegirls
SBS-2610CG
Unit: 1 set/ 4 cutters total
#6 Round Opening Stainless Steel Tip
#6 Round Opening Stainless Ste...
30-6
Unit: 1
Groovy Lowercase Clikstix Alphabet Cutter Set
Groovy Lowercase Clikstix Alph...
WCL-0303
Unit: 1 set
Groovy Clikstix Number Cutter Set
Groovy Clikstix Number Cutter ...
WCL-0103
Unit: 1 set
Groovy Uppercase Clikstix Alphabet Cutter Set
Groovy Uppercase Clikstix Alph...
WCL-0203
Unit: 1 set
Assorted AmeriColor® Gourmet Writer™ Food Color Pens
Assorted AmeriColor® Gourmet W...
ACR-GW10
Unit: 1 set/ 10 pens total
Piping Gel
Piping Gel
76-2011
Unit: 1 lb. tub
Paint Brushes - Set of 5
Paint Brushes - Set of 5
81-505
Unit: 1 set / 5 brushes
Flexible PolyBlade
Flexible PolyBlade
NM-11052K
Unit: 1
Gum Paste 2# Satin Ice
Gum Paste 2# Satin Ice
77-244
Unit: 2 lb. tub
Royal Blue AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Royal Blue AmeriColor® Soft Ge...
ACR-102
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Leaf Green AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Leaf Green AmeriColor® Soft Ge...
ACR-111
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Lemon Yellow AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Lemon Yellow AmeriColor® Soft ...
ACR-107
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Orange AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Orange AmeriColor® Soft Gel Pa...
ACR-113
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Super Red AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Super Red AmeriColor® Soft Gel...
ACR-120
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle