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How do you decorate a cookie tree with icing?
Draw a border around the cookie with thicker icing, and then use the thinner icing to coat the surface of the cookie and paint it green. Then you can add decorations to your tree. With different colors of icing, you could add dots to the surface of the cookie that are ornaments.
What are the best ways to decorate sugar cookies?
Sugar cookies are a delicious treat; with a little effort you can make them both tasty and beautiful. You can use a simple royal icing and some food coloring to make unique designs, or you can decorate them with things like sprinkles or edible glitter. This could be a fun family project where everyone gets to let their artistic side shine!
How do you decorate icing with food coloring?
If you want to use several different colors with your decorations, spread your icing out in several different bowls. You can keep one batch plain white, and add colors to the other batches. To make sure you get the color you want, add the food coloring gradually. Remember that the icing will often dry darker than it looks when it is wet.
What can I do with the border edge of a cookie?
If you want to paint some simple pattern designs on your cookies, there are several things you can make inside of the border edge you drew. One easy design is to paint polka dots. You just squeeze small drops of icing out of your piping bags and drop them across the top of your cookie. The polka dots could easily be turned into hearts.