For Elmo cake, use #1 pan as a guide to trim area under chin where #1 cake will go. Ice nose, eyes, mouth and cut area under chin smooth. Outline smile with tip 3. Pipe tip 12 dot pupils; flatten with fingertip dipped in cornstarch. Position cakes on prepared base board. Cover Elmo with tip 16 stars.
For hands, shape two fondant ovals 4 in. x 3 in. x 1 in. thick; cut 1 3/4 in. deep slits; shape fingers. Position
on cake side, wrapping fingers over #1 cake and securing with thinned fondant adhesive. Cover hands with tip 16 stars.