Learn how to make your own piping tips using freezer storage bags. Here Jill shows you how to make a writing tip, star tip, rose tip and leaf tips. These
tips will help you make lots of designs! Have fun!
You will Need:
Freezer bags (I use the quart size)
Buttercream (see recipe below)
Easy Buttercream Decorator’s Frosting
1 cup softened butter
1 cup shortening (Crisco or Great Value Walmart brand are good)
6 – 7 cups of sifted powdered sugar
2 Tablespoons milk or whipping cream
1-2 teaspoons clear extract or flavored syrups (I use many but mostly like pure almond)
Beat butter until light and fluffy. Addd shortening until well blended. Slowly add one-half cup of powdered sugar at a time until you get the consistency you like. Add milk and extracts if needed. Beat well until smooth.
Can be stored in a covered container in the refrigerator.