Caterpillar Cupcakes

Fun and easy caterpillar cupcakes using Satin Ice green, bright green, white, yellow, and pink fondant!

By Satin Ice
Satin Ice


  • Satin Ice Green Fondant
  • Satin Ice Bright Green Fondant
  • Satin Ice Pink Fondant
  • Satin Ice White Fondant
  • Satin Ice Yellow Fondant
  • Rolling Pin
  • 2 3/4 Inch Circle Cutter
  • 3/4 Inch Daisy Cutter
  • 8 mm Plum Flower Cutter
  • Foam Pad
  • Ball Tool
  • Cutting Tool
  • Black Edible Marker


Step 1

To cover the cupcake: Roll out green Satin Ice fondant and cut out a circle using a 2 ¾ inch cutter.


Step 2

Make seven 1 cm balls with bright green Satin Ice fondant.


Step 3

To form the caterpillar body: place the bright green balls on top of the cupcake in a curved line.


Step 4

Roll out a small amount of pink Satin Ice fondant and cut out a flower using an 8 mm plum flower cutter.


Step 5

To create the butterfly: Use the cutting tool to cut one petal from the flower leaving a V shape, then lightly fold flower and place in between the first two balls on the cupcake.


Step 6

Roll out white Satin Ice fondant and cut out 3 flowers using the ¾ inch daisy cutter.


Step 7

One at a time, place the flower on the foam pad and curl each petal with the ball tool, then make three ½ cm balls out of Satin Ice yellow fondant and press them in the center of each daisy, then place them around the caterpillar.


Step 8

To make the eyes, use a black edible marker and draw two dots on the first bright green ball.

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