Thursday, September 26, 2013

NEW VIDEO- How-to Sock Monkey Cupcake Topper


I've had a LONG history with Sock Monkeys. Here's a new video how-to make a cuddly cute sock monkey

From my very first Food Network Cake Challenge to one of my last Food Network  Cake Challenges: EXTREME CAKES (I won- yeah!)

First Food Network Competition

EXTREME Food Network Competition
Now I made a super cute and yummy version perfect for any cake or cupcake topper.


I also made a sculpted cake involving a sock monkey in our second book: Confetti Cakes for Kids


Sock Monkeys for all!

Watch the video on YouTube and don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!

Oh and here is a list of the stuff you'll need:


WHAT YOU NEED
Decorated cake or cupcakes
* I used #12 pastry tip to make polka-dots

MATERIALS
Vegetable shortening
*Sculpting/Modeling Chocolate (4 ounces)
Pastry tips: #2  (for nostrils), #6 (for eyes)
Toothpicks
Stitching tool
Brown powdered food coloring
Lemon extract
*Pre-dyed red, black and orange fondant
Paring knife
Veining tool
Small brush with stiff bristles
Small soft brush
Dish of water
Royal Icing (optional)
Black food safe marker (optional for eyebrows)

*(Fondarific brand is suggested)



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