And The Dish Ran Away With The Spoon......

Decorating By Merry1227 Updated 17 Feb 2010 , 4:11pm by KHalstead

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Merry1227 Posted 17 Feb 2010 , 3:13pm
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OK so I have a friend who LOVES my cakes. She comes to me anytime she needs a cake. Not a problem. This is a hobby for me. So anyway her daughters first birthday is coming up and she wants Hey Diddle Diddle as the cake theme. Fine not a problem, Cat, dog and cow cupcakes? Nope Cow on the smash cake, and cat, dog and DISH cupcakes. OK cute. How to turn a cupcake into a dish? I'm thinking I could do buttercream on the top and then run a rose tip around the edge for the side of the plate? And then gray buttercream spoon on the plate?

Any other ideas? Not in a rush but I need to make a practice cake/cup cake soon to make sure I can do it!


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sadsmile Posted 17 Feb 2010 , 3:59pm
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You can make little figures to stick right into the BC
here is a popular image

Fondant or gum paste or even chocolate. Or rolled butter cream made firmer to mold with. That way it would be softer to the little one.

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KHalstead Posted 17 Feb 2010 , 4:11pm
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does it need to be all buttercream?

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