2 DAYS IN ADVANCE
Decorate hunters. Tint a 1 in. fondant ball dark brown and a 3/4 in. ball golden yellow/ lemon yellow combination (for yellow). Roll out dark brown, yellow, white and reserved light brown fondant 1/16 in. thick as needed. Cut details as specified; attach to hunters in order using damp brush.
Use gingerbread boy metal cutter to cut light brown shorts and shirt and dark brown shoes. Attach shorts, then shirt, then shoes. Use narrow end of tip 8 to cut white eyes; attach. For nose, roll a skin tone ball, 1/8 in. dia. and attach. Use medium round Cut-Out to cut circles for dark brown and yellow hair. Cut circles in half. Use knife to cut slits 1/4 in. deep. Cut points on some and straight edges on others. Attach hair, then hats.
Use black fine tip FoodWriter edible color marker to draw pupils, mouths and outline details on clothes. Melt green Candy Melts candy according to package directions. Use melted candy to attach a 4 in. lollipop stick to back of each hunter, leaving 2 in. extended at bottom to insert in cake. Chill until firm, 3 to 5 minutes.