Friday, July 15, 2005

Adventures in Harry Potter Cupcake Art, 1

So, this is what I did for most of yesterday afternoon. It was great fun.

Behold, the first dozen and assorted materials contributing to Harry Potter Themed Cupcake Happiness. Surprisingly, my oven behaved itself and did not undercook the batter. However, that was probably because I turned up the temperature. I've suspected the oven of being at the point of death for a while.

Twenty minutes later, two dozen cupcakes cool as they await the icing process. See the little colored dots in the cupcakes? I like to think of those as wand sparks.

The first stage in the icing process moves forward without complications.

Stage one: complete. On to stage two...