I'm no Martha Stewart, but I do love baking and I'm trying my hand at cake decorating. You can learn so much from YouTube for free!
My youngest son's homeschool science class has Snail Olympics every year. I volunteered to bring a snack for the event. These snail cupcakes went over very well!
|roll out a small piece of fondant. Tapering at one end.|
|next, smash down on each side of the fat end for the front bottom of the body|
|next roll out a long piece. Flatten at the fat end and taper at the other.|
|roll starting at the tapered end. Keep a little shelf at the flat end.|
|add to the body of the snail. Press a little to adhere. Cut some|
flower stamens from the cake decorating area to make antennas.
I also used a toothpick to poke little indentions on the body
of the snail.
|I made a few white mushrooms from the fondant|