Those of you who saw my Facebook status yesterday know that I was baking and crafting on Friday. (Thank you for the tips to not mix up the glitter with the sprinkles, or the glue for shortening) 🙂
I wanted to make Halloween cupcakes, but wanted to make them a little special. So I got out my Cricut Cupcake Wrappers cartridge and created some cupcake wrappers.
Simple black paper, and then the background paper is a deep purple with a gold crackle finish. I added some shading with a gold pencil around the cauldrons and drew in some lines on the end of the broom. The finishing touch . . . a little gold bat from the K Andrew Fall-O-Oween Stamp Set.
Normally I just grab a knife, spread some frosting on the cupcakes and call it a day, but these cupcake wrappers were too cute to put on plain old cupcakes, so I decided to try piping the frosting into the cute little swirls like you see on all of the “fancy” cupcakes.
Not bad for my first time trying the “fancy” frosting. I placed the front cupcakes so that you could see all of the sides of the cupcake wrappers.
Hope you enjoyed my project! If you would like to purchase the K Andrew Fall-O-Oween Stamp Set to add to your collection, just click HERE.
Those are really neat!!
Wow, great cupcake wrappers Shawn! And your cupcakes look great with the fancy swirly frosting! Great job!–Pat N.