Roll out dough. Cut boy cookies with cutter. Bake and cool. Position cookies on waxed paper-covered cake circle for decorating.
Use royal icing for all decorating. Outline head with tip 2 and copper icing; flow in with thinned icing. Let dry.
Pipe tip 3 zigzag scarf in green (pat smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Add tip 1 outline fringe. With heavy pressure, pipe tip 4 outline body in black.
Outline and pipe in tip 2 mouth in black. Decorate tip 1 bead tongue in red. Decorate tip 3 dot eyes in white and cheeks in pink (flatten and smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Pipe tip 2 dot nose in copper and pupils in black (flatten and smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). On girl, add tip 1 pull-out eyelashes in black.
Outline and pipe in tip 3 mittens, tip 4 boots and tip 5 hat, all in red or green (pat areas smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Add tip 2 zigzag fur on hat, mittens and boots.
Pipe tip 3 pull-out hair in brown for boy and orange for girl.
*Note: Combine Red-Red and Christmas Red for red shade shown.
Populate your Gingerbread House Village with stand-up cookies made from 3 fun nesting cutter sets. It's fun to personalize these Snowmen, Villagers and Trees with colorful icing, sprinkles and candy. Stand them up with a cardboard easel.
It takes a gingerbread village to get the holiday party started. It?s nonstop fun making delicious Grandma?s Gingerbread Recipe cookies using our Tree Copper Cutter, Nesting Gingerbread Boy and Snowman Cutters. Decorate these treats with spearmint candy leaves and bright shades of Royal Icing.