I found this website that has ALL Black cupcake wrappers. This might be a good choice if all else fails. Simply bake the cupcakes in regular liners and then slip them into the black cupcake wrapper.www.paperorchidstationery.com/modules/cart/navigate.php/nav_id/775Good luck!
Have you seen the new book "Hello Cupcake?" They have ideas on monkey cupcakes as well. But if you are looking for a more 3-D cupcake (vertical), I believe that the same concept can be applied for a monkey as they do for their penguin cupcake. If you do not have the book or can not acquire it they have a website, www.hellocupcake.com.
Dear Cariage,If you look in my pics, I have cupcakes that look like large flowers titled Chrysanthemums. They do not take long at all and they look very pretty and professional. You can do them in a multitude of colors to catch everyones' eye. I used a tip #104 for the petals and a tip #8 for the center.Good luck and have fun!
Dear Pinklady,If the monkey has to be a sculpture to go on the cake, if you look in my pics, I have one there that is pretty easy to follow on how to make just by looking at the pictures. Let me know if you need any other assistance.Liz
I have made gluten free cakes with a gluten free pancake mix that I get at my local health food store. Unfortunately, I can't remember the name of it (don't have any on hand; don't do them that much). But if you can find one in your area's health food store it works really well. I just replace it equals parts flour from the current recipe that I am working with. My clients were very pleased and said it was the best gluten free cake that they had ever eaten. Give it a...