Apr 14

14 April 2019

How to make a little chick Easter Cupcake

Oh the cuteness!  Easter is nearly here and these lovely quick cupcakes would make perfect Easter day celebrations and are lovely and quick to make!

We love all things Easter here at Pretty Witty Academy, so definitely recommend making these for your friends and family or along with your children as they are super easy to make. Just follow the free tutorial from Pretty Witty Academy.

This is a great one to do with the kids during the school holidays where all the family can join in (ok ok, you don't like people touching your cake making stuff but this one is an exception right!).

What you will need:

White fondant.  There are lots of different brands of fondant available, but we love Renshaw for projects like this.

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Rolling Pin.  A small rolling pin such as this one from PME is perfect when working on smaller details.

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Orange Fondant.  There are a so many different embossing pins available on the market, we love a floral design like this one.

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Fluted Circle Cutter.  This set of different sizes is so handy for a range of different projects.

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Yellow Fondant.  This set of different sizes is so handy for a range of different projects.

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Cupcake Cases.  White cupcake cases will last forever and always get spares especially if baking with kids! 

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Rolling Out Board.  A non stick rolling out board is essential for working with smaller pieces on fondant.

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Blade Tool.  This tool is used all the time in our tutorials as it is super versatile and easy to use.

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Icing Sugar.  You can use icing sugar to roll out with, or if you prefer cornflour is fine.

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Edible Glue.  Or you can use water if you prefer

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Paint Brush.  This set of 5 by PME give you a create selection of shapes and sizes.

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Star Cutters.  Star cutters set of 3.

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Half foam balls.  We love these sets of 3 blue ones by Doric.

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Mr Whippy Size 1B nozzle.  For nice big swirls use this 1B nozzle from Wilton (or any brand).

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If you really want to push yourself with the Easter Baking, then why not check out this amazing 3D Easter Egg video tutorial over on the Pretty Witty Academy Site...

3d Easter Egg Cake tutorial at Pretty Witty Academy

Or how about some gorgeous and cute Easter cupcake toppers like these from the Pretty Witty Academy video tutorial below. 

How to you make Easter Cupcake toppers - cake tutorial at Pretty Witty Academy

Or why not make a table centrepiece for your Easter family lunch with a small family size cake and a charcter for each member of the family or each guest.  There is a tutorial showing you how to do this inside Pretty Witty Academy. 

How to make totem pole cakes and easter cakes - tutorial at Pretty Witty Academy

For lots of tutorials showing you how to make fantastic cakes and all the different methods for covering cakes (from sharp edge to share to double barrel cakes), join the Pretty Witty Academy. See our testimonials page where our members call it "the best online cake and cake business school in the world"


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