Decorating gingerbread cookies is a great activity for a kid’s party or a get together with friends. This year, make your Christmas cookie exchange more festive by including gingerbread cookie decorating!
Make clothes. Roll out fondant 1/16 in. thick. Use cookie as guide to cut out pants. Attach. Cut ¼ in. wide strips of fondant and attach for belt, pockets and pant cuffs. Use red icing to outline and fill in shirt. Pat smooth.
Make tie: Cut fondant into shape for tie. Attach. Cut a small piece for tie knot. Attach. Attach candy to tie.
Make facial features. Use white icing to pipe in hair. Use edge of spatula to imprint lines on hair. Use white icing to pipe dot eyes, nose and outline mouth. Attach candy for eyes and nose.