To make the grass: Hold tip #233 straight up over the cupcake. Starting very near the surface, squeeze. While squeezing, pull straight up. If you pull at an angle or to the side your grass will look weird.
We used these easy steps to make whimsical Toadstool cupcakes for a Backyard Woodland themed party, styled by Cupcake Wishes & Birthday Dreams. Visit for more ideas: http://cupcakewishesandbirthdaydreams.blogspot.com/2012/07/mg-party-impressions-backyard-woodland.html