Easy Dinosaur Cookies Tutorial

Use this step by step tutorial to make easy dinosaur cookies. All you need is sugar cookies, fondant and edible markers. Great for boys birthday parties!

Today, I am sharing these easy dinosaur cookies at a virtual baby shower that a bunch of us bloggers are throwing for Katie at Clark’s Condensed.

She’s a very TALENTED blogger, an amazingly helpful woman and an awesome mother!

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When I found out she will be having a baby boy, I knew I had to make these EASY dinosaur cookies coz what little kid doesn’t like dinosaurs… Right?!

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I used my FAVORITE sugar cookie recipe and cut out dinosaur pieces and then I DECORATED them with homemade marshmallow fondant and edible markers.

If you DON’T like fondant, you can decorate these cookies in royal icing too.

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MY OTHER RECIPES

I had TWO types of dinosaur cutters in my collection but I have no idea what their real names are…

I am pretty sure Ross Gellar from the show, Friends, would know…heheh.

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For this easy dinosaur cookies tutorial, you will need the following ingredients and supplies:

Dinosaur shaped sugar cookies
Dinosaur cookie cutter
Yellow marshmallow fondant
Purple marshmallow fondant
Corn syrup
Black and purple edible markers
Pizza cutter
Rolling pin
Paintbrush

And here are the steps:

Step 1:
Roll out yellow fondant.
Use a dinosaur cookie cutter to cut out a piece.

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Step 2:
Brush a thin coating of corn syrup on top of the dino cookie.

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Step 3:
Stick the yellow fondant piece on top of the cookie and press gently until it sticks into place.
Then, roll out purple fondant and use a pizza cutter to cut out small random pieces.
Use corn syrup to stick those pieces on top of the yellow fondant.

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Step 4:
Use a purple edible marker to draw little hyphens or dashes along the border of the dino cookie.

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Step 5:
Use a black edible marker to draw an eye and a mouth.

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And you are done!

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Well, that’s all for today.

If you liked these dino cookies, you may also like some of these other cute and easy kid treats…

Pirate cookies

Trix cereal flower cupcakes

Sugar hearts and sugar stars

Until next time, tata my lovelies!

6 comments on “Easy Dinosaur Cookies Tutorial”

  1. These are absolutely perfect! Love them!

    • Thanks Nancy! I am drooling over your crescents! I have half a mind to just run out to the grocery store and buy all the ingredients and make them for a midnight snack today…lol 😉

  2. Those are too cute! I wish I had the patience for sugar cookies, I just suck at cutting and decorating them!

  3. These are SO cute, and they are perfect for my little family of boys. I think my three-year-old might insist I make these soon 🙂

    • LOL! I have never understood why all boys are obsessed with dinosaurs! My little one is the same way. We are taking him to the museum this weekend to check out fossils…lol. Anyways, Congrats again. Get some rest and sleep wile you still can 😉

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