While preparing her OSSAS 2013 cake, Angela wanted to add sparkle while adhering to the rule of “no disco dust”. She created a method for making her own sparkle dust, using the approved ingredients of luster dust and gumtex. Keep reading for her simple, yet beautiful glitter dust method.
Tools and Materials:
2 tablespoons Gumtex
2 tablespoons water
1 teaspoon luster dust
Mix all ingredients into a paste.
Spread paste evenly on a silpat mat and bake 5 minutes at 325 F, until entire surface is dry.
Removed dried mixture from silpat mat.
Press pieces through a sieve.
Apply dry dust to your project, using thinned royal icing to stick to your cake.