Another Successful Landing Cake
Another Successful Landing cake is one giant leap for cake decorating. The astronaut, made with the Stand-Up Cuddly Bear pan, plants the American flag in a lunar landscape cake.
- Easy-Add Black Icing Color Add to shopping list Black Icing Color
- Easy-Add Royal Blue Icing Color Add to shopping list Royal Blue Icing Color
- Easy-Add Copper Icing Color (light skin tone) Add to shopping list Copper Icing Color (light skin tone)
- Easy-Add Christmas Red Icing Color Add to shopping list Christmas Red Icing Color
- Easy-Add Red-Red Icing Color Add to shopping list Red-Red Icing Color
- Easy-Add Ready-To-Use White Rolled Fondant Add to shopping list Ready-To-Use White Rolled Fondant
- Easy-Add Black Color Mist™ Food Color Spray Add to shopping list Black Color Mist™ Food Color Spray
Cake serves 52.
- Easy-Add Stand-Up Cuddly Bear Pan Set Add to shopping list Stand-Up Cuddly Bear Pan Set
- Easy-Add 12 x 3 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 12 x 3 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add Tip: 1 Add to shopping list Tip: 1
- Easy-Add Tip: 2 Add to shopping list Tip: 2
- 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: 12 Add to shopping list Tip: 12
- Easy-Add Tip: 18 Add to shopping list Tip: 18
- Easy-Add Tip: 21 Add to shopping list Tip: 21
- Easy-Add 11 3/4 in. Lollipop Sticks Add to shopping list 11 3/4 in. Lollipop Sticks
- Easy-Add Cake Board Add to shopping list Cake Board
- Easy-Add Fanci-Foil Wrap Add to shopping list Fanci-Foil Wrap
- Easy-Add Plastic Dowel Rods Add to shopping list Plastic Dowel Rods
- Easy-Add Decorator Brush Set Add to shopping list Decorator Brush Set
- Small USA flag
Ice 1-layer round cake smooth.
Roll approximately 8 oz. fondant into a long rope 1/2 in. diameter. Cut rope into various lengths and join ends to form rings. Lightly brush backs of rings with brush dipped in water and position on cake for craters.
Tint remaining fondant light gray and cover cake to create a moon effect on surface; spray with Color Mist™!.
Insert dowel rod into cake where astronaut will be positioned. Cut cake board to fit bottom of bear cake; cover board with fondant; position bear cake on board.
Trim muzzle, left arm and right hand off bear. Cut a 4 1/2 in. length of dowel rod for left arm; insert into shoulder leaving approximately 2 1/2 in. exposed.
Ice face area smooth. Pipe tip 4 dot eyes and nose, tip 3 string mouth and dot pupils.
Outline helmet with tip 4; cover suit and helmet with tip 18 stars.
Overpipe right arm with tip 18 stars to build up. For extended arm, shape a 1 in. ball of fondant for hand and attach to a 3 in. length of lollipop stick. Insert hand on stick in arm, securing with additional fondant if needed.
Insert 2 in. long straw in hand to form opening for flag. Pipe-in hand with tip 6, outline fingers with tip 4.
Carefully twist and remove straw. Insert flag into opening in hand.
Note: Combine Christmas Red and Red-Red colors to achieve shade used.