Time Required :
Over an hour
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north polar bear cupcakes

Step 1
Project Notes:
   -  Makes 12 cupcakes.
   -  Click here for a Buttercream Frosting recipe.
 
Prepare cupcakes following recipe instructions. Using standard size batter scoop, spoon into liners. Bake and cool. 
Step 2
Dip scissors into cornstarch, then cut marshmallows in half width-wise. Take one of each cut half, and cut again lengthwise for the ears. Trim remaining halves to ½" for muzzle. 
Step 3
With 9" angled spatula, ice the cupcakes smoothly with buttercream frosting. 
Step 4
Attach ears at the tops of cupcakes, and attach muzzle to bottom. 
Step 5
Sprinkle coconut on cupcakes; press in slightly. 
Step 6
Prepare decorating bag with buttercream and tip 12, then pipe small dots of icing to attach two candy eyes to each cupcake. 
Step 7
Tint cup buttercream black with icing color. 
Step 8
Prepare another decorating bag with black buttercream and tip 5. 
Step 9
Pipe noses on marshmallow muzzle, and pat smooth.
 
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    • Size: 12"
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You’ll Also Need
  • mixing spoon
  • Favorite Cupcake Recipe (or Cake Mix)
  • Flaked Coconut
  • Cornstarch
  • 12 - Large Marshmallows
  • Food-Safe Scissors
  • Mixing Bowl
  • 1 - Cooling Rack By Celebrate It® (sku 10058219)
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