Wilton One-Eyed Space Alien Mini Cakes

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by Wilton Design Team

Wilton One-Eyed Space Alien Mini Cakes

Bake for a Halloween party that’s out of this world!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:3 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include time needed neither to bake and cool cakes.
  • 2
    Prepare batter following recipe directions. Bake and cool mini cakes in silicone mold supported by cookie sheet. Unmold cakes. Use knife to cut off stems from cakes.
  • 3
    Tint a small portion of icing Black and set aside. Tint remaining icing one portion Violet and one portion Orange in separate containers. Heat Violet and Orange icing, separately, in microwave at defrost setting (30% power) for 20 to 30 seconds; stir. Repeat until icing will pour. Place Violet and Orange icing in separate disposable decorating bags. Use scissors to cut small point off of bags. Place mini cakes on cooling grid over parchment paper-covered cookie sheet. Use Violet and Orange icings to cover cakes. Gently tap grid to smooth and remove excess icing. Let set, about 10 to 15 minutes.
  • 4
    For feet, cut spice drop in half. For legs, cut two Black candy strings to 1 inch long. Insert legs into feet and then into mini cakes. For hair, cut three Black candy strings to 1 inch long; insert in cake. Use Black icing in a cut disposable decorating bag to pipe outline smile and attach eyeball to cake.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:3 hours

Project Supplies

  • Wilton Ready-To-Use Decorator White Icing 4-1/2 lb. 104105016
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Black 104103425
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Violet 104103416
  • Wilton Icing Colors 1 oz. Orange 104103404
  • Wilton Disposable Decorating Bags 12 inch 104105894
  • Wilton Silicone Mold 24 Cavity Pumpkin 104460332
  • Wilton Performance Pans Cookie Sheet 14 inch x 20 inch 104105962
  • Wilton Parchment Paper Single Roll 104106148
  • Wilton 10 inch x 16 inch Cooling Grid 104106022
  • Your Favorite Cake Recipe
  • Wilton Halloween Decorating Candy Kit 104804826
  • Spice Drops
  • Food-Safe Scissors
  • Knife