There many daisy tutorials out there but most seem to be the ones that have fairly sharp angles and imprints. I decided to make something a little less angular and if you’re interested read on to see how I made mine!
I actually used them on my Daisy Bee Cupcakes in combination with bumble bees. Please refer to the bumble bee tutorial if you are interested in learning how to make that too!
Fondant (coloured to the shade of your choice)
Small rolling pin for rolling the fondant
Tiny rolling pin for flattening the petals
Small sable brush
Sieve or meshy object
- Roll the white fondant out thin – you should be able to see the colour of the surface that you’re rolling on through the fondant. The thinner you roll it the more delicate your flower is going to be.
- Cut two flowers shapes using the daisy cutter.
- Using the tiny rolling pin, roll the petals outwards, thinning them further.
- Move the cut out onto the flower sponge. Place the rounded tip of the tiny rolling pin on the tip of the flower petal and draw inward towards the middle of the flower – this will curl the petal. Repeat these steps with the second flower cut out.
- Roll a pea-sized amount of yellow fondant into a ball and flatten. Press against sieve or any other textured mesh to create a textured surface for the daisy’s heart.
- To assemble, brush some water in the middle of a flower cut out and pop the second flower cut out on top of it, staggering it so that the petals do not overlap. Brush more water on top of the second cut out and press the textured circle in the middle.
- Leave to dry for a few hours before use.
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Oh wow! Glad you liked it 🙂 Hope you try it out and if you do let me know I’d love to see it!
Love this tutorial! Thank you for posting. I’ve only used fondant a few times but it’s something I really want to start learning
Glad you like it! Hope you find it useful and helpful. I’ll be posting a list of fondant tips soon too. 🙂
Very nice 🙂 Thanks for posting.. I will sure try that 🙂
Thank you! Hope you enjoy making it when you do 🙂