Lovely Llama Cupcakes

Lovely Llama Cupcakes

It seems like llamas are everywhere—or maybe that’s just wishful thinking. These Llovely Llama Cupcakes are easy to make for your llama birthday party, Easter brunch, or any other llama-themed event.

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Supplies for llama cupcakes

You will need:

Premade cupcakes in the flavor of your choice; White frosting; Black gel frosting; White fondant; White sprinkles; Starburst candy; Flower sprinkles or sugar flowers (optional); Pastry bags; #233 decorating tip (for fur); #1 decorating tip (for eyes, nose and mouth); Offset spatula; Craft knife; Rolling pin; Small bowl of water

Use the offset spatula to spread cupcakes with white frosting.

Step One:

Use the offset spatula to spread cupcakes with white frosting.

Roll out a Starburst candy (we used orange and pink) to about 1/8” thickness. Use the craft knife to cut it into an oval shape as shown in photo.

Step Two:

Roll out a Starburst candy (we used orange and pink) to about 1/8” thickness. Use the craft knife to cut it into an oval shape as shown in photo.

Use black gel frosting with #1 decorating tip to create the eyes, lashes, nose and mouth.

Step Three:

Use black gel frosting with #1 decorating tip to create the eyes, lashes, nose and mouth.

Place white sprinkles on each eye.

Step Four:

Place white sprinkles on each eye as shown in photo.

Roll out fondant to about 1/8” thickness and use the craft knife to cut two long, curved ears.

Step Five:

Roll out fondant to about 1/8” thickness and use the craft knife to cut two long, curved ears.

Place the ears on cupcake.

Step Six:

Place the ears on cupcake as shown in photo.

Use the white frosting with a #233 decorating tip to add fuzzy fur detail around the edges of the llama’s face. (If you don’t have a #233 tip, try the #1 tip and pipe curly squiggles.)

Step Seven:

Use the white frosting with a #233 decorating tip to add fuzzy fur detail around the edges of the llama’s face. (If you don’t have a #233 tip, try the #1 tip and pipe curly squiggles.)

Add flowers between the ears for a springtime crown.

Step Eight:

Add flowers between the ears for a springtime crown.

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