In advance: Prepare and roll out dough. Cut
cookies using egg cutter. Bake and cool
cookies. Set on Cooling Grid over waxed
paper-covered Cookie Sheet. Pour on
thinned icing to cover. Let dry.
Tint fondant: 1 oz. each violet, green, yellow;
1/4 oz. each pink, blue; 1/2 oz. black; reserve
1/2 oz. white. Roll out violet, green and yellow 1/8 in. thick. Use patterns to cut hat brims;
attach at an angle using damp brush. Cut
small semi-circles for hat tops. Smooth
onto cookie and trim away excess. Cut 3
x 1/4 in. wide yellow strips; attach for hat
bands using damp brush. Score diagonal
lines on his band with knife. For her bow,
shape 3/4 in. long triangular loops and 1/4 in.
ball knot; attach. Indent loops with knife tip.
Roll out black and some of white 1/8 in. thick.
Use pattern to cut out mouths; attach using
damp brush. Attach candy eyeballs. Use
wide end of tip 3 to cut cheeks; attach. For
her, roll thin pink logs for lips; attach. Indent
upper lip with knife. Roll tiny pointed black
logs for eyelashes; attach. For hands, shape
5/8 in. balls; flatten and cut slits for fingers.
Shape 1/2 x 1 in. long oval shoes for him,
1/2 x 1 in. long high-heels for her. Insert 2 in.
long licorice; attach to back of cookies with
melted candy. Each serves 1.