Gingerbread Igloo

Introduction: Gingerbread Igloo

About: I am a domestic engineer, aka. a stay at home Mom. A former science geek, scenic carpenter, and quilter.

This was fun. I baked the igloo over a pyrex bowl, and the entrance over some tinfoil shaped into a tube.  (OIL EVERYTHING! or it WILL stick)

I cut a hole for the entrance, stuck it in, and decorated with Royal Icing.

Then we added the Powdered Sugar Snowstorm.

Then the Gummie Bears moved in. Notice how they shoveled the front walk. And according to my 4 year old, the kid bears are having a party on the roof.

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    13 Comments

    How did you do the whole igloo pattern? Did you cut squares and put them on to the pyrex bowl? Or did you just make it with a toothpick? Would love an answer asap please!

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    domestic_engineer
    domestic_engineer

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    i rolled the dough flat, then shaped it over the greased bowl. I drew the lines on with the icing after it was all cooked.

    good luck

    meghan

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    Momma_Bear
    Momma_Bear

    12 years ago on Introduction

     I really like this igloo idea.  Fancy enough to get attention, but easy enough for the average  person to master. I think the bears might enjoy marshmallow snowmen :)
    Well done!