Fondant Elephant Zoom

Fondant Elephant

Makes: 2 fondant elephants.
Skill Level: None

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Step 1

Mix 2 teaspoons Gum-Tex into 16 oz. fondant to make 2 animals. Tint: 4 in. ball light blue, 1 in. ball medium blue. You will also need a small amount of icing tinted black to pipe fine details.

Step 2
Step 2

Using lighter blue, shape a 1 in. ball and flatten to 1 1/2 in. diameter for head. Shape a tapered 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. long log for trunk. Curve trunk; draw lines with modeling stick and indent trunk with rounded end of thin modeling stick. Roll out some light and some dark blue 1/16 in. thick. Cut outer and inner ears using medium heart Cut-Out. Press edges of outer ear to make it about 1/8 in. larger; attach inner ear then trim 1/2 in. off bottom point. Cut out a 1/2 in. oval; cut slits and curl up for his hair. Indent eye sockets with small ball tool. Use icing to pipe tip 1 outline eyebrows, tip 2 dot eyes and outline and fill-in mouth. Attach to lollipop sticks, leaving 3 in. extended at bottom.

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Fondant Elephant is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from fun and easy
Date published: 2010-12-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I made these with bodies and a few other animals for a baby shower cake for my SIL. They took a while to make but they were the cutest part of the cake!!!! I started them two days before the shower but next time I would definitely make them earlier!!!!
Date published: 2010-12-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from it was a top hit for a kid's birthday cake. i used it but it was a little difficult attaching the trunk and making it to look natural but when i finished it was very beautiful that i got another order when the cake got to its destination
Date published: 2010-12-03
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