Celebrate graduation with cupcakes in school colors topped with iced cookies. Just tint some of the cake batter and use Two-Tone Cupcake Pan Set to make two-color cupcakes. The Color Flow iced cookies can be decorated with the graduation year or graduate's name or ice them in the school colors.
Make cookies. Prepare cookie dough and roll out following recipe directions. Use shooting star cutter from set to cut shapes. Use knife to cut off tail of star. Bake cookies and allow to cool completely.
Decorate cookies one day in advance. Prepare Color Flow icing according to recipe directions. Tint portions red and yellow. Thin portions red. Use tip 3, cut disposable decorating bag and full-strength red icing to outline stars.
Use thinned red icing in cut disposable decorating bag to flow in stars. Allow to dry overnight. Use tip 3, cut disposable decorating bag and full-strength yellow icing to pipe message on stars. Allow to dry 1 to 2 hours.
Make cupcakes. Prepare batter following recipe directions. Tint a portion of batter red. Use insert from two-tone cupcake pan set and batters to make two-tone cupcakes according to package instructions. Bake cupcakes and allow to cool completely.
Decorate cupcakes. Use tip 1M, cut disposable decorating bag and white decorator icing to pipe a swirl on top of cupcakes. Position cookies.
Here is another quick way to decorate your cupcakes or cakes. It just takes minutes to pipe a fancy iced swirl and add colorful sprinkles. Learn how to make a 1M swirl, as well as, a swirl using tips 2A and 2D.