With Halloween around the corner what better way to celebrate than by baking some cupcakes or cakes and adorning with pumpkins.  Here’s a quick tutorial on how to make sugarpaste fondant pumpkins.

What you will need:

  • Orange, Brown and Green Sugarpaste
  • Edible Glue
  • Tooth Pick
  • Paint brush

Pumpkin Cupcake Topper Tutorial

1. Roll the orange sugarpaste into a ball and mark 8 lines from top to bottom using the cocktail stick.  Using the brown sugarpaste make a little cone shaped stalk

Pumpkin Cupcake Topper Tutorial

2. Using the green sugarpaste roll out a thin sausage shape and wrap it around a cocktail stick to make the leaf / stalk.  Leave to dry slightly

Pumpkin Cupcake Topper Tutorial

3. Using the edible glue brush on some glue on the top of your pumpkin and attache the stalk and the leaf / stalk.

Pumpkin Cupcake Topper Tutorial

You can make your pumpkins different sizes and these can be used for any autumnal themed cakes and cupcakes.  Enjoy!