Cupcake Photo Holders

Materials

  • Dow STYROFOAM Brand Foam: 4" cone, 2-1/2" ball (cut in half)
  • Lightweight white spackling
  • Embellishments: beads, glitter, craft foam
  • Plaid Glossy Mod Podge
  • Plastic-coated wire, 12" length
  • Pastel cardstock, scrap

Tools

  • Glue gun and sticks

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, plastic knife, foam brush, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Adults, help kids when using glue gun.

STEP 2

  • Use plastic knife to cut bottom 1-1/2" from cone. Position cone over (for cupcake bottom). Cut 2-1/2" ball in half; use half for cupcake top.

STEP 3

  • Use glue gun to glue ball half on top of cone. Let dry.

STEP 4

  • Print out pattern. Cut cupcake liner from pastel cardstock. For cupcake bottom, trace around bottom of cupcake on pastel card stock. Cut out circle.

STEP 5

  • Glue cupcake bottom and liner around cupcake.

STEP 6

  • On covered work surface, use plastic knife to apply spackling on cupcake top. While still wet, sprinkle with glitter, beads, or craft foam scraps for icing and toppings. Let dry.

STEP 7

  • Use foam brush to apply mod podge on top of cupcake. Let dry.

STEP 8

  • Measure and cut 6" wire length. Curl one end into spiral; insert other end into cupcake top. Insert photo in spiral.
by Kathleen George for The Dow Chemical Co.

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2177/09d6add8-dae4-4c1b-80c3-e223edf99f4f.pdf



Cupcake Photo Holders
Cupcake Photo Holders