Source: marsbrightideas.com Cookbook

Beautiful Butterflies
Create beautiful butterfly cookies that kids can decorate with their own designs. Tie a few cookies together to make a butterfly bouquet.
Rating:
Serves: Makes 2 dozen cookies
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes

 

 
1 package (18 ounces) refrigerated sugar cookie dough
24 wooden craft sticks
6 squares (1 ounce each) white chocolate
1 bag M&M`s® Milk Chocolate Candies
assorted food colorings




Preheat oven to 325°F.
Working with half the dough at a time on lightly floured surface, roll to 1/4-inch thickness.
Cut into butterfly shapes using 3-inch cookie cutters.
Press on craft sticks and place about 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake 10 to 12 minutes.
Cool 2 minutes on cookie sheets; cool completely on wire racks.
In top of double boiler over hot water, melt white chocolate.
Remove from heat; divide among separate bowls for each glaze color desired.
Tint with food colorings as desired.
Spread over cookies; decorate with "M&M's"® Chocolate Candies. Let set.