To make your caterpillar cupcakes you will need:
- 7 cupcakes
- white frosting
- green food coloring
- brown food coloring
- butter knife
- tray or foil covered cardboard
- sandwich bag
- red or black peel apart licorice
How to make caterpillar cupcakes
Step 1-Take about a tablespoon size of frosting add brown food coloring. Place this in a sandwich bag for later. Step 2- Mix up the green food coloring and the rest of the frosting until you get a nice green color. Step 3-Now frost your cupcakes fairly thick. Step 4-Using the same knife to make the frosting look spiky by patting it up and down on the frosting. Step 5-Take the bag of brown frosting and cut out a small hole in one corner. Squeeze the frosting out this hole. Draw in some eyes and mouth on one cupcake. Draw spots on the rest of the cupcakes. Step 6- Place the cupcakes on a tray in a lazy "s" formation. Step 7-Cut a peel apart licorice in half. Peel off the strings apart and place one on each side of the cupcakes except the head.
Now you have a cute catepillar cake to eat.
About the author: Michelle Waite is a wife and mom of two boys. She enjoys making crafts and has written many craft articles online.