Bake cupcakes in White Standard Baking Cups and cool completely on Cooling Grid.
Prepare Buttercream Icing recipe. Reserve half of the icing. Tint remaining half of icing with a small amount of Lemon Yellow Icing Color, a small amount of Violet Icing Color, a small amount of Leaf Green Icing Color and a small amount of Black Icing Color.
Ice cupcakes smooth with white buttercream icing using Spatula.
On a countertop or other surface covered with waxed paper, roll out spice drops. Cut into wing shapes with scissors.
Starting in the rear, pipe rosette body using Multi-Opening Tip 4B. Pipe rosette body sections in yellow, green, yellow, violet and yellow, making each new color section slightly larger than the previous one. Pipe rosette head in yellow using Multi-Opening Tip 4B.
Cut a short piece of black shoestring licorice for each antenna and mouth. Attach a mini round candy to each antenna with a dot of white icing, using Round Tip 1. Insert antennae, candy corn stinger and spice drop wings in bee body. Position mini round candy nose and licorice mouth.
Pipe white dot eyes using Round Tip 7. Pipe black dot pupils using Round Tip 1.
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Can't wait to make these later on this summer for a family "park party." I am sure that we will have lots of bees checking out our goodies and picnic baskets. The children will love them. Thanks for the visual.