Gold Shamrock Cookie Tutorial

Renee shows you how to make royal icing transfers to create these festive gold shamrock cookies. She has great tips for achieving a brilliant gold color while eliminating brushstrokes on the gold painted pieces. You'll also learn the technique of wet on wet chevron pattern, the trick is to use the same consistency icing.

Tools & Materials

  • Acetate or parchment
  • Vodka
  • Luster dust, antique gold
  • Small dish
  • Paint brush
  • Royal icing
  • Piping bags
  • Gel food colors, gold, forest green, lemon yellow, leaf green
  • Needle tool
  • Paper towel
  • Spatula
  • Plaque Cookie Cutter-

Video By Renee Conner

Comments (1)


It was so relaxing watching this video. And the Irish song in the background was a nice touch as well! I loved it.