Christmas Baking - Holiday Elf Cookies!

How do you turn a fish into an elf you ask?


Well.....



How to make an elf cookie with a wilton fish cookie cutter

First, you need to make some fish cookies. I used the fish cutter from the Wilton 101 piece set. Then you need to make some royal icing.

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I do the first three steps at once.
I draw the face, the top of the hat and the body because they are not touching. Let crust over.

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then add the ears

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When that is dry add the brim of the hat, one collar and one eye.

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Let these crust over before adding the other collar and eye so that they don't run into each other.

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Add the middle detail of the body. Let dry.

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Add detail, like red buttons on the body, the eyes, nose and mouth.

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And that is how you turn a fish into an elf!

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Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas!

Easy fun Christmas Elf Cookie video tutorial


Links

Holiday Reindeer Cookies

Girly Reindeer Cookies 

How to make Royal Icing

One of my favourite gingerbread cookie recipes from The Sweet Adventures of Sugarbeell 


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