Dora The Explorer Cakes - Dora's Backpack

Easy instructions for making Dora the explorer cakes such as this backpack cake:

Bake a sheet cake the size that you need. With an icing filled bag and round tip, size #5, draw the backpack on the cake top.

Cut the cake away from the backpack shape.

You will be using star tip, size #18 to cover the cake and round tip, size #5 to do the outline work.

With white icing and the star tip, cover the whites of the eyes. Use black icing to fill in the pupils. Do the map’s eyes also in this manner.

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Next use red icing and cover the tongue.

Make pink icing for the inside of the mouth.

Next, use a bright yellow icing for the eyebrows.

Make a light tan icing and cover the map.

With the round tip and a light blue colored icing make two eyebrows above the map’s eyes.

Now make a light purple colored icing and cover the front part of the backpack and flap.

Make a darker purple color icing and cover the sides of the backpack.

Finally, with black icing and the round tip, outline everything as shown in the picture.

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