You can know the steps on how to draw a cupcake through our step by step video guide. A cupcake is a small cake designed to serve one person, which may be baked in a small thin paper or aluminum cup. As with larger cakes, icing and other cake decorations, such as sprinkles, may be applied. The first mention of the cupcake can be traced as far back as 1796, when a recipe notation of "a cake to be baked in small cups" was written in American Cookery by Amelia Simmons.
Illustrate a glass shape cupcake. Create vertical lines portraying the paper covering the bread of the cupcake. The third step on how to draw a cupcake is to make the twirled icing on top of the cupcake. Draw the curves forming the twirl. Define the sprinkles on it. Highlight your drawing. Color it now.