Bluebird of Happiness Easter Egg
Decorate the bluebird of happiness as your favorite hard-cooked Easter egg. The beautiful bright blue is easy to achieve with either Wilton Blue Gel Food Color or Sky Blue Icing Color.
each egg serves one
Color egg blue; let dry.
Tint 3/4 in. ball fondant blue for each egg. Roll out blue fondant and cut two oval wings each 1 in. x 1 in. long. Trim to match curve of egg and feather edges; cut two spikes for hair, 3/8 in. long.
Tint 3/8 in. ball fondant pink/rose. Roll out pink/rose fondant and cut diamond shape for beak, 1 in. long x 1/2 in. wide; fold in half.
Tint 2 1/2 oz. fondant brown. Make nest using brown fondant: Roll into logs and shape into a round with an indentation to securely hold egg upright.
Attach all fondant pieces to egg using brush and piping gel.
Attach candy eyeballs with piping gel. Let dry.
Create brightly colored eggs this Easter using Wilton Gel Food Colors or Icing Colors!