Many people are intimidated by fondant, but it’s really not that hard to make really lovely cupcakes with fondant and a few simple techniques. Hello Naomi did this great tutorial on making these simple cupcake toppers, perfect for valentine’s day. The technique could of course be used for all sorts of occasions– you’re only limited by your cookie cutters and your imagination!
See below for the instructions on working with the fondant, and topping the cupcakes.
[originally published 1/2012]