Big, not-so-scary, creepy, crawly Caterpillar Cupcakes are a huge hit at a little boy's birthday party. There are a couple of different ways to decorate this wiggly line of cupcakes.
My first suggestion uses brightly colored frosting for the caterpillar cup cakes. The other style uses chocolate icing, coated with coconut. I will give you instructions on how to make both. For the brightly colored caterpillar:
Ice equal number of cupcakes in each color. Arrange cupcakes in a wiggly pattern on a large plate or cake board.
I cut marshmallows in half for eyes on the head cupcake and put either a small, round candy or frosting as the pupils. Two lollypops can be used for antennae. Use marshmallows as legs to all following cupcakes.
For the furry caterpillar: