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Fondant Dinosaur Cupcake Topper

These fondant toppers are dino-mite! Follow this step by step tutorial on making your own custom dino cupcake toppers!

  • Cupcakes
  • Satin Ice Buttercream Icing Mix
  • Satin Ice Green Fondant
  • Satin Ice Yellow Fondant
  • Satin Ice Black Fondant
  • Toothpick
  • Water
  • Brush
  • Knife
  • Circle Cutter
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Form white fondant into a ball. Roll out the white fondant about an 1/8” thick and cut out a circle the size of your cupcake.

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Using a knife, create about 7 slits into the center of the white fondant.

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Adhere the white fondant disk with center cuts to the cupcake. Have the center cuts stick up from the cupcake.

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Form about 10 small yellow fondant balls and use your finger to press and shape them into small circles.

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Attach the circles to the white fondant.

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Roll a small ball of green fondant.

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To form the body of the dinosaur, form the circle into a cone.

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Roll a smaller ball of green fondant for the head and attach it to the body.

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Roll a small ball of yellow fondant use your finger to flatten in into an oval shape.

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Attach the yellow patch of fondant to the dinosaurs belly.

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Use a toothpick to press in lines onto the yellow patch of fondant.

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For the arms, roll two small ovals of green fondant and taper at one end.

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Attach the arms to the body.

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Using a tiny amount of black fondant, create the eyes and the mouth.

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For the spikes, form about 6 small balls of yellow fondant.

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Pinch the tops of each ball to create a sharp effect.

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Attach the spikes along the back of the dinosaur.

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