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Winter Polar Bear Cupcakes from Hey! Cupcake Girl

Posted at: 01/12/2013 8:02 AM
Updated at: 01/12/2013 1:57 PM

Winter Polar Bear Cupcakes

From Nicole Emmons of Hey! Cupcake Girl
 
Directions to create a Fluffy Winter Polar Bear Cupcake
 
Ingredients:
 
Fluffy White Frosting
Doughnut Holes
Pretzel Sticks
Coconut (or you can substitute white sprinkles or white sanding sugar for texture)
Frosted O's Cereal
Small White Gum Drops
Mini M&M's
Black Gel Decorating Writer
 
Instructions:
 
1) Frost the base of a cupcake; this will be the body of the polar bear
2) To make the head, insert pretzel sticks into a doughnut hole
3) Place the head onto the base of the body, anchoring it with the pretzel sticks
4) Frost the head
5) Sprinkle coconut all over the cupcake to create texture
6) Place a Frosted O on each side where the ears would be
7) Use one gum drop as the anchor of the nose, press an M&M on the gum drop for character
8) Two gum drops placed on either side of the body are the arms
9) Press two gum drops flat, place on either side of the base as the feet
10) Take the gel writer and add fingers and toes