Posted by clomoAnother recipe for Gum Paste, from an old cake decorating book of my grandmothers.
Gum paste recipe No 2
- 1/4 oz gelatine (one envelope) 1/2 cup water 1 level teaspoon cream of tartar 4 cups icing sugar 1 cup cornflour
Place first three ingredients on a low heat and stir. When dissolved, add pure icing sugar and cornflour. Knead it like pie dough until smooth. Cover with a damp cloth.