Wilton Pencil Treat Cake Pops

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by Wilton Design Team

Wilton Pencil Treat Cake Pops

Turn a staple of the school day into a tasty back-to-school treat. So cute for baking as an after school snack or bringing to class!

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NOTE: Project time does not include baking or cooling time.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Prepare buttercream icing following recipe directions. Tint portions Gray, Ivory, and Black, and set aside.

    Prepare batter following recipe directions. Divide batter in half and tint portions Copper and Yellow. (Combine Copper with Red for the Copper shown. Combine Golden Yellow with Orange for the Yellow shown.)

    Bake cakes separately and cool completely. From Copper cake, use smallest round (1-3/4 inch) cutter to cut shapes. From Yellow cake, cut strips, each 2 inch x 3/8 inch. You will need seven strips for each pop.
  • 2
    Place Copper cake circle at the bottom of the pop container. Using tip 12 and Gray icing, cut disposable decorating bag and pipe a swirl from back edge, following the curve of the container, then filling in the center.
  • 3
    Place seven Yellow cake strips around edges of treat pop container. Using tip 12 and Ivory icing, cut disposable decorating bag to fill in center, continuing to pipe a mound on top. Use spatula to shape into pencil point.
  • 4
    Using tip 4 and Black icing, cut disposable and pipe a tight swirl on top.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • •Wilton Icing Colors: 1 oz. Ivory; 1 oz. Black; 1 oz. Orange; 1 oz. Golden Yellow; 1 oz. Red-No Taste; 1 oz. Copper
  • •Your Favorite Cake Mix or Recipe (18 cups of batter used) & Buttercream Icing Recipe
  • •Wilton Treat Pops 6 pc.; Wilton Decorator Preferred Square Pan 10 inch x 2 inch Deep; Wilton Cut-Outs Dual-side Fondant Cutters Rounds; Wilton Disposable Decorating Bags 12 inch; Wilton Decorating Tip No. 12; Wilton Decorating Tip No. 4; Wilton Angled Spatula 9 inch; Wilton 10 inch x 16 inch Cooling Grid
  • •Knife; Plastic Ruler; Food-safe Scissors