Adorable Monster Cupcakes

  • Author: Wendy Hilton



12 cupcakes

1 to 2 cups vanilla frosting in pink (Used Pillsbury Funfetti frosting in pink)

1 to 2 cups vanilla frosting in purple (Used Pillsbury Funfetti frosting in purple)

1 to 2 cups vanilla frosting in blue (Used Pillsbury Funfetti frosting in aqua)

Pink, purple, and blue Jimmies Sprinkles

Leftover icing decorations and candy

Candy eyes

You will also need:

Large open star tip (Wilton 1M Open Star Piping Tip)

Piping bag


  1. Pipe frosting over cupcake in a circular direction working from the center of the cupcake towards the outside. 
  2. Invert cupcakes and press into coordinating jimmies. 
  3. Use candy eyes and leftover candy to decorate cupcakes, creating unique monster designs.