Rainbow Cupcake DesignsSeptember 3rd, 2012 | Posted by in Decorating Cupcakes
Cupcakes have really come into their own in recent years, with some weird and wonderful cupcake designs being sold in bakeries all around the world. It has really started to become an art form rather than something to eat and making them can be a fun and enjoyable activity to do with your children, or even your friends. If you are having a party or special event then having cupcakes there with cute and fun cupcake designs on them can really brighten it up a bit, and people will be happy to try a cupcake for themselves if they look appetizing.
Making cupcakes is pretty simple and there aren’t many ingredients involved in recipes for them, however the cupcake designs is really down to the individual and this could be a place where you really express you own ideas. Whether you are creative or not, making cupcakes to your own design is an extremely fun and rewarding task and it can even be a great idea for a gift to loved ones or an offering at a dinner party. Whatever your reason for baking cupcakes is you should definitely attempt to make your own as you can easily forget just how good they can taste.
The decorating part of the cupcakes is always the most fun and you can find dozens of different cake toppings and icings to create some wonderful cupcakes of your own.
The beauty of cupcakes lies on the fact that you can make twenty different types of cupcakes at the same time without putting in all your time and effort in the kitchen. Cupcakes are easy to prepare, yet they are so versatile that you can actually serve them on different occasions in several unique ways. From the usual family gathering to the formal dinner, cupcakes are sure not to disappoint. All you need are a few good cupcake recipes and plenty of creative cupcake designs ideas.
Rainbow Cupcake Designs
One of the creative cupcake designs ideas that have been cupcake lovers’ favorite is rainbow cupcake designs. Actually there are many ways to bring rainbow view into your favorite cupcakes. You can choose to bake rainbow cupcake or to add rainbow frosting, rainbow topper, rainbow sprinkles or even you can wrap your cupcake with beautiful rainbow cupcake wrapper. So whatever rainbow cupcake designs you choose is really down to you as person on how do you think it works better for you and how do you want your rainbow cupcake designs look like.
Get rainbow cupcake designs by baking rainbow cupcake.
Get rainbow cupcake designs by baking rainbow cupcake is very easy and simple to do. Since baking rainbow cupcake is like baking usual cupcake maybe the different is only on food coloring addition. Choose the colors you want to have on your rainbow cupcake and add each color on each cupcake mix that you have separated. After finished baking you will see that your cupcake will perform in beautiful layer of colors.
Get rainbow cupcake designs by adding rainbow frosting, rainbow topper or rainbow sprinkles.
Get rainbow cupcake designs by adding rainbow frosting, rainbow topper or rainbow sprinkles are more easy and simple to do. For rainbow frosting, all you need just making frosting with different colors (rainbow colors). To make rainbow frosting you just divide your frosting into six bowls. Color each bowls a different color of the rainbow. After that you spoon it into Ziploc bags. Seal the bags and cut off one corner on each one. Place three of the bags into a large piping bag (make them in rainbow order’s color). Remember to make sure you are not run out of one color. Then repeat again with the remaining three colors in another bags. Sniff off the ends of two bags and placed them together in one large piping bag fitted with a larger coupler. The larger the bag it’s better. Squeeze out any excess air before piping on your cupcakes. If you may have to waste few for tests before all of the colors start to come out at once.
If you find this first technique to be hard you can try the second technique. This second technique you need to prepare some disposable icing bags, star-shaped icing tip and a coupler. You also need a small and clean paint brush and some paste food coloring in various colors (the food coloring must be paste) and the last a tall drinking glass that will help you hold the bag. To start this technique first you attach the star tip and coupler to the disposable bag and flip the end of the bag out to form a cuff, so that you can reach the inside easier. Get your tall drinking glass to help you by putting the tip of the bag in the bottom of the glass and let it stand upright. Now use the paint brush to paint stripes of color on the inside of the bag, starting at the tip and going up about 3-4 inches. Each stripe of food coloring should be fairly thick about ½ wide. If you are using 2 or 3 colors, paint two stripes of each color, alternating them. If you are using 4, 5, or 6 colors, paint one stripe of each color. Be sure to leave some space between each stripe. Now scoop a bunch of white icing into the bag with a spoon. The stripes of color will be very easy to see now. Twist the top of the bag to close it and squeeze icing out of the tip until it no longer flows white, but starts to show the colors you used.
For rainbow topper there are many choices there are edible topper and non-edible topper. But it’s better to choose edible topper because beside it can make your cupcake perform beautifully it also can eat it. For the topper itself you can make it by yourself or you can just buy it. Since there are many ways to make rainbow topper and also there many toppers have been offered at cupcake store. It really down to you which option you choose. Same things with rainbow sprinkles, there are many way to make rainbow sprinkles on your cupcake. You can have usual sprinkles or you can add colorful chocolate candy (like M&M) or other colorful candies.
Get rainbow cupcake design by wrapping your cupcake with rainbow cupcake wrapper.
The last one but not least is get rainbow cupcake design by rainbow cupcake wrapper. Cupcake wrapper may be found in many patterns, dimensions, and styles. Likewise rainbow cupcake designs also have many kinds of patterns, dimension and styles. The simple assembly of cupcake wrappers is what makes cupcake wrapper popular and user friendly. The regular construction process incorporates positioning the paper tabs on the pre-cut, given slit to make the cupcake cup. Not any gluing, staplers, or taping essential. Cupcake wrappers can really help your cupcake to get a better presentation. You can also get cupcake wrapper for any occasions you want. But if you are creative and you have time maybe you can try this tip on how to make your own cupcake wrapper. All you need is Pair of Scissors, Pair of Pattern Scissors, Drawing Compass or 2 bowls or different sizes, Pencil, Sticky Tape.
Start by drawing a circle of 25cm diameter on the paper. Draw a smaller concentric circle. Mark the circles at 1/3 distance. Use the pattern scissors to cut the bigger circle and the normal scissors to cut the smaller circle. Separate the circles into 3 arcs by cutting at the 1/3 marker. Wrap an arc around the cupcake and sticky tape it. Don’t creative enough and no time don’t worry you can just buy it on online cupcake wrapper store. Finally, however cupcake designs you choose will definitely make your cupcake perform more beautifully.