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Butterfly


Our friendly butterfly stands out on your cake with its stand-up fondant wings. Use Color Mist? food color spray to decorate wings in a variety of shades or to create fun designs.
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Step 1
Step 1

Several days in advance, start your butterflies. This will give them time to dry for a 3-D Butterfly. Mix 1/4 teaspoon of Gum-Tex with 4 oz. of fondant. Roll out 1/16 in. thick. Use butterfly cutter to cut shape from white fondant. Place paper down to catch overspray. Place shape in center of paper and spray butterfly using Color Mist?. Score a piece of cardboard down center with craft knife, dust lightly with cornstarch and position butterfly on score line. Bend up each side of cardboard at a 45° angle and prop up so that wings dry in flight position; let dry.

Step 2
Step 2

Using black royal icing, pipe tip 3 spiral antennae 1 in. long on waxed paper covered cake board; let dry completely. Using lemon yellow tinted icing, pipe tip 8 dot head and elongated shell body on each butterfly.

Step 3
Step 3

Insert antennae in head. Pipe tip 1 dot eyes and outline mouth in black icing. Pipe tip 4 dots in lemon yellow icing on wings. Let dry.

If the butterfly needs to fly off the cake, attach a 6 or 8 in. lollipop stick to the back side using royal icing or even melted Candy Melts.

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Royal Icing ((medium consistency))

Orange Color Mist? Food Color Spray

Orange Color Mist? Food Color Spray

Lemon Yellow Icing Color

Lemon Yellow Icing Color

Black Icing Color

Black Icing Color

Gum-Tex

Gum-Tex

Meringue Powder

Meringue Powder

cornstarch

cornstarch

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Cake Board

Cake Board

Waxed paper

Waxed paper

Craft knife

Craft knife

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