Position cap. For rope,
tint 1 oz. fondant yellow; roll two logs, 1/8 x 4 in. long. Twist together and attach
over edge of mortarboard using damp brush. For tassel, cut a 1 1/2 x 1 in. strip;
use scissors to cut 1/2 in. deep slits, 1/8 in. apart. Roll and attach strip around
rope, securing with damp brush. Roll out some blue fondant 1/16 in. thick. Use
wide end of any standard tip to cut circle; attach over rope for top button. Tie
ribbon into bow and attach to diploma with adhesive.
* Combine Brown with Red-Red for skin tone shown.
* Combine Golden Yellow with Lemon
Yellow for yellow shown.