Countdown to New Years Cookies
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Countdown to New Years Cookies

Age Range: 6-8
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Messy Rating:
1 2 3 4 5
Uses Recycled Items: No
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Material List

  • Favorite sugar cookie dough recipe
  • Large round cookie cutter
  • Baking sheet
  • Cooling grid
  • Rolling pin
  • Wilton® decorating tips 2 and 7
  • Wilton® disposable decorating bags
  • Royal Icing recipe
  • Wilton® icing colors: dark green, brown, rose
  • Wilton® jumbo confetti sprinkle decorations
  • Wilton® 8-inch cookie sticks
  • Cornstarch

Developmental Skills

  • Fine Motor
  • Social/Emotional

Project Instructions

  1. Make and roll out cookie dough. Cut out cookies using large round cutter. Adults, bake and cool cookies according to recipe instructions.
  2. Prepare Royal Icing. Divide icing and tint dark green, rose, brown; reserve white.
  3. Using tip 2 and dark green icing, pipe clock hands. Smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch. Using tip 3 and brown icing, pipe numbers on clock face. Attach jumbo confetti as shown using dots of white Royal Icing. Using tip 7 and rose icing, add border. Let set.
  4. Attach cookie sticks to backs of cookies with white Royal Icing. Let set.

Craft Notes

Adult supervision is required at all times. Oven to be used by adults only.