Grease a kneading surface with shortening and knead fondant until smooth:instructions can be found with this igloo cake)- it bakes round and then I carved the sides to a more egg-shaped Spider-man head.
Roll blue fondant for the 9" round bottom layer. Cover, smooth and trim away excess.
Then pipe arches between the lines to create the spider web face:
3rd row of webbing:
Fully webbed face:
Spider-man's eyes are a base of black fondant with white fondant on top:
He said it's pretty much exactly what he wanted for his birthday.