Wilton Party Bug Cupcakes

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by Wilton Design Team

Wilton Party Bug Cupcakes

These cupcakes are sure to be a hit at your next party or get-together.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include the time neither to bake nor cool the cupcakes.
  • 2
    Bake cupcakes in baking cups or cupcake liners of your choice. Cool completely.
  • 3
    Prepare buttercream icing recipe. Reserve a small amount White icing for eyes and mouth. Tint 1/3 of the remaining icing Black. Tint the rest of the icing Red-Red.
  • 4
    Ice cupcakes with Red-Red icing. Make a small line across center of each cupcake with the edge of the Spatula.
  • 5
    For the head, pipe a quarter-sized to ball of Black icing at one end of the line using Tip 3.
  • 6
    For the body, pipe small Tip 3 dots across the surface of the cupcake.
  • 7
    Finish the face with the same tip by piping eyes and mouth with reserved White icing, Red-Red icing dot for nose and Black dots for pupils.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Red-Red 104103424
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Black 104103425
  • Wilton Recipe Right Muffin Pan 12 cavity 104105978
  • Your Favorite Cupcake Recipe
  • Your Favorite Buttercream Icing Recipe
  • Baking Cups or Cupcake Liners of Your Choice
  • Wilton Decorating Tip No. 3 104103110
  • Wilton Disposable Decorating Bags 12 inch 104105894
  • Wilton Standard Coupler 104103101
  • Wilton 10 inch x 16 inch Cooling Grid 104106022
  • Wilton Angled Spatula 13 inch Black 104106126