Wilton Stained Glass Solemnity Cake

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by Wilton Design Team

Wilton Stained Glass Solemnity Cake

Tinted piping gel gives this cake its realistic shimmer and shine. It’s one holiday design that’s sure to earn high praise from family and friends!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include neither baking nor cooling the cake, nor the time to bake cookies.
  • 2
    Bake and cool cake.
  • 3
    Make 1/4 cup White royal icing. Bake cookies with largest circle cutter in cookie cutter set. Ice cookie smooth in White royal icing. Let set.
  • 4
    Make 4 cups buttercream icing. Tint 1/2 cup Black and reserve 3-1/2 cups White.
  • 5
    Tint 1/4 cup piping gel Yellow, tint 1/4 cup Blue, tint 1/4 cup Pink, tint 1/4 cup Green, tint 1/4 cup Violet.
  • 6
    Decorate as follows: Ice cake smooth in White buttercream icing. Using Black buttercream icing, pipe tip 3 outlines for stained glass pattern on cake and cookie. Using Yellow, Pink, Violet, Blue and Green piping gels in cut parchment bags, fill in stained glass areas. Using White buttercream icing, pipe tip 3 bead border on top edge of cake. Using White buttercream icing, pipe tip 21 shell bottom border. Position cookie on cake top.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Lemon Yellow 104103402
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Pink 104103411
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Violet 104103416
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Kelly Green 104103421
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Royal Blue 104103417
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Black 104103425
  • Wilton Piping Gel 10 oz. 104105012
  • Your Favorite Cake Recipe
  • Your Favorite Roll-out Cookie Recipe
  • Your Favorite Buttercream Icing Recipe
  • Your Favorite Royal Icing Recipe
  • Wilton Cross Pan 104103587
  • Wilton Decorating Tip No. 3 104103110
  • Wilton Decorating Tip No. 21 104103106
  • Wilton Cookie Cutter Set 101 pc. 104103007 (or large Round Cookie Cutter)
  • Wilton Cut-Outs Square 104103329