Sunflower Cupcake

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Sunflower Cupcake
Ingredients and Supplies
  • 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.
Icing Layons - Lady Bugs
Icing Layons - Lady Bugs
Unit: 18/pkg.
#352 Leaf/Lily Petal Stainless Steel Tip
#352 Leaf/Lily Petal Stainless...
Unit: 1
Leaf Green AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Leaf Green AmeriColor® Soft Ge...
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Lemon Yellow AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Lemon Yellow AmeriColor® Soft ...
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
Orange AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Orange AmeriColor® Soft Gel Pa...
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
12" Clear Disposable Decorating Bags
12" Clear Disposable Decoratin...
Unit: 12/pkg.
Green Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Green Satin Ice Rolled Fondant
Unit: 2 lb. tub