A Clown's Surprise! Cake
A Clown’s Surprise is a delightful cake for any children’s party. Transform a cake baked with the Little Hero pan into a clown by adding a cookie hat and attaching balloons with curling ribbon.
- Easy-Add Violet Icing Color Add to shopping list Violet Icing Color
- Easy-Add Lemon Yellow Icing Color Add to shopping list Lemon Yellow Icing Color
- Easy-Add Leaf Green Icing Color Add to shopping list Leaf Green Icing Color
- Easy-Add Orange Icing Color Add to shopping list Orange Icing Color
- Easy-Add Black Icing Color Add to shopping list Black Icing Color
- Easy-Add Red-Red Icing Color Add to shopping list Red-Red Icing Color
- Easy-Add Christmas Red Icing Color Add to shopping list Christmas Red Icing Color
- Easy-Add Copper Icing Color (light skin tone) Add to shopping list Copper Icing Color (light skin tone)
Cake serves 12.
- Easy-Add Little Hero Pan Add to shopping list Little Hero Pan
- Easy-Add Tip: 3 Add to shopping list Tip: 3
- Easy-Add Tip: 4 Add to shopping list Tip: 4
- Easy-Add Tip: 6 Add to shopping list Tip: 6
- Easy-Add Tip: 8 Add to shopping list Tip: 8
- Easy-Add Cookie Sheet Add to shopping list Cookie Sheet
- Easy-Add Cake Board Add to shopping list Cake Board
- Easy-Add Fanci-Foil Wrap Add to shopping list Fanci-Foil Wrap
- Easy-Add Cooling Grid Add to shopping list Cooling Grid
- Easy-Add 6 in. Lollipop Sticks Add to shopping list 6 in. Lollipop Sticks
- Paring Knife
- Curling ribbon
Bake and cool cake; trim off hose area. Roll out dough. Using pattern, trace hat and cut out; bake and cool. Ice cake sides and background areas smooth.
Outline shoes, pants, coat, face and hands with tip 3. Cover pants, coat, face hands and shirt with tip 16 stars.
Pipe in shoes with tip 8 (pat smooth with finger dipped in corn starch).
Pipe in cuffs with tip 4 (pat smooth with finger dipped in corn starch).
Pipe tip 6 dot eyes and scallop mouth. Add tip 8 ball nose. Pipe tip 3 dot pupils and string smile line.
Pipe tip 4 dot buttons and tip 8 bow tie. Decorate pant cuffs with tip 16 lines.
Pipe tip 8 hat band (pat smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch).
Cover hat with tip 16 stars Add tip 6 bead flower with tip 3 stem.
Insert lollipop stick in top of cake to support hat; position hat. Add tip 16 pull-out star hair.
Pipe tip 6 ball bottom border. Add balloons and curling ribbon.
*Note: Combine Red-Red and Christmas Red for red shown; combine Leaf Green with Lemon Yellow for yellow shown.