I had so much fun making these pretty ballerina cookies! When I was little I had a music box with a little dancing ballerina inside that looked just like this one. 

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Here’s what you’ll need for this project:

  • Roll-out cookie dough (use your favorite recipe or get mine in the tutorial shop)
  • Plaque cookie cutter
  • Flood consistency royal icing
  • Medium consistency royal icing
  • Stiff consistency royal icing
  • 12″ decorating bags
  • Decorating tip1
  • Decorating tip 3
  • Scribe tool
  • Gold pearl dust
  • Pink pearl dust
  • White pearl dust
  • Soft round brush
  • Fine tip brush
  • Alcohol or flavored extract for painting with pearl dust (why? read this)
  • Paint palette or small dishes
  • Gray icing color made with black from The Wilton Color Right color system


Click on the images below for more cookie projects!  

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