Saturday, August 22, 2009

Autum Carpenter Snowflake cookie cutter & impression mat set

Yet another exquisite design from Autumn Carpenter. - Snowflakes Cookie cutter & impression mats set.
Decorate cookies using the texture mats for a simple way to get an elegant, professional-looking design, or enhance and embellish the textured cookie with fondant or icing accents. Details can also be painted with food colou pens or food colou thinned with water.
Snowflake set includes five snowflake cookie cutters ranging in size from 4.75cm to 8.5cm aprx, and two texture mats. Each texture mat has 5 designs. One mat has five traditional snowflake designs, while the other has five whimsical snowflake deisgns. Use the mats to create fondant accents for cakes and cupcakes too! Cookie recipe included


Look at all the wonderful things you can do with this set!!


Silvery Blue Snowflake Cookies



Tools and Ingredients
snowflake cookie cutter texture set
white fondant
gray fondant
3 shades of blue fondant
pearl lustre
Lightly spray traditional mat from snowflake cookie cutter texture set. Wipe off excess with a paper towel. Roll fondant to approximately 1/8" thickness. Place texture mat on fondant. Firmly roll over the mat. Remove mat. Cut textured fondant with corresponding cookie cutter from set. Attach to a baked and cool snowflake cookie with piping gel or a thin layer of buttercream. Dust with pearl lustre. Repeat with all different colours of fondant.


White Piped Snowflake Cookies on Blue Fondant






Tools & Ingredients
snowflake cookie cutter texture set
blue fondant
white royal icing
parchment cone or a pastry bag with a #1 tip
Lightly spray traditional mat from snowflake cookie cutter texture set. Wipe off excess with a paper towel. Roll blue fondant to approximately 1/8" thickness. Place texture mat on fondant. Firmly roll over the mat. Remove mat. Cut textured fondant with each corresponding cookie cutter from set. Attach to each baked and cool snowflake cookie with piping gel or a thin layer of buttercream. Use white royal icing, thinned with a bit of water, to pipe over all the raised lines on each snowflake.



Shimmer Cookie Snowflakes with Pearls



Tools and Ingredients
snowflake cookie cutter texture set
blue fondant
white royal icing
3mm ivory pearls
parchment cone or a pastry bag with a #1 tip
Lightly spray whimsical mat from snowflake cookie cutter texture set. Wipe off excess with a paper towel. Roll white fondant to approximately 1/8" thickness. Place texture mat on fondant. Firmly roll over the mat. Remove mat. Cut textured fondant with each corresponding cookie cutter from set. Attach to each baked and cool snowflake cookie with piping gel or a thin layer of buttercream. Use a small dot of royal icing to attach each pearl at the tips and intersections points on each snowflake



Winter Snowflake Cupcakes

Tools and Ingredients
snowflake cookie cutter texture set
blue fondant
cupcakes
buttercream icing
pastry bag fitted with #8B
white edible glitter
pearl lustresnowflake cupcake wrappers
Lightly spray traditional mat from snowflake cookie cutter texture set. Wipe off excess with a paper towel. Roll blue fondant to approximately 1/8" thickness. Place texture mat on fondant. Firmly roll over the mat. Remove mat. Cut textured fondant with each corresponding cookie cutter from set, using only the three smallest cookies. Dust with lustre. Pipe swirl of buttercream icing on each cupcake. Sprinkle with white edible glitter. Insert fondant snowflake into icing on cupcake when fondant has hardened (may take up to 24 hours). Place decorated cupcake in snowflake cupcake wrapper.
Blue Glitter Snowflake Cookies



Tools and Ingredients
snowflake cookie cutter texture set
blue fondant
piping gel
blue glitter
fine brush
Lightly spray traditional mat from snowflake cookie cutter texture set. Wipe off excess with a paper towel. Roll blue fondant to approximately 1/8" thickness. Place texture mat on fondant. Firmly roll over the mat. Remove mat. Cut textured fondant with each corresponding cookie cutter from set. Attach to each baked and cool snowflake cookie with piping gel or a thin layer of buttercream. Use the fine brush to brush piping gel on all the raised designs. Sprinkle glitter over cookie and turn over and tap off excess. Use clean brush to brush away excess glitter if necessary.

Painted Blue on White Snowflake Cookies



Tools and Ingredients
snowflake cookie cutter texture set
white fondant
blue food color
fine brush
pearl lustre
Lightly spray whimsical mat from snowflake cookie cutter texture set. Wipe off excess with a paper towel. Roll white fondant to approximately 1/8" thickness. Place texture mat on fondant. Firmly roll over the mat. Remove mat. Cut textured fondant with each corresponding cookie cutter from set. Attach to each baked and cool snowflake cookie with piping gel or a thin layer of buttercream. Thin blue food color with water. Use the fine brush to brush blue food color paint on top of all the raised designs. Allow to dry. Brush cookie with pearl lustre
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