Prehistoric party: dinosaur birthday cake

Whether you’re topping a cupcake with a tiny triceratops or making a dinosaur birthday cake, it’s so easy to achieve t-rexcellent results!

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Any dino lover will be obsessed with this dinosaur birthday cake!

Whether you’re topping a cupcake with a tiny triceratops or making a dinosaur birthday cake, it’s so easy to achieve t-rexcellent results! Take a look at the tutorial below from Lakeland - and be sure to see the step-by-step images at the very bottom of the page.   

You will need

To decorate:

  • sugarpaste: light green, green, black and white
  • edible glue

Equipment:

  • FMM Mix N Match Animal Face Icing Cutters
  • rolling pin

Instructions

1
Dust your work area, then roll out dark green icing and cut out a circle for each head using the face side of the cutter.
2
Cut out the snout using the face side and attach to the head with edible glue.
3
Using lighter green icing, cut out the pieces for the frills using the ‘ear’ cutter – six for each head – and glue round the top edge of each head.
4
For the eyes, use the smaller oval cutter and white icing.
5
Make the pupils with black icing and the small round cutter.
6
Use the ‘ear’ cutter to make the teeth, then shape the three horns out of white icing with your fingers and attach with glue.

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