Wear non-latex disposable gloves, spray a little pam on them... and your hands will not get sticky and the MMF (marshmallow fondant) will not stick to your gloves.
I made MMF for the first time today, it's just like making bread dough. It was pretty easy. To help keep it from sticking to my countertop, I sprayed the counter top with Pam, and then sprinkled a little powdered sugar on top of it. It worked great, and I used my non-latex disposable gloves (like the ones you see in first aid kits or at the doctors office, got mine at walmart- next to the band-aids), and I did not have any stick"y" problems.
Hmmm, I'll have to try that out next time, and spraying Pam seems alot easier than smearing Crisco. Thanks for the tip!!
The gloves are a real good tip, especially if you are adding color now, I didn't use them and had very pink hands for a few hours. The Pam spray is also good, (I do have the Crisco spray, I think it smells better than Pam), and less gooey than the solid Crisco.
You just mentioned the weather there in another post, I think that may have a lot to do with the stickiness of the MMF as well. Janice
thanks for the idea!! that is awesome!!!!!
No problem! I like to use the disposable gloves in the kitchen alot. Like when I make hamburger patties, when I put raw meat on the grill, coloring fondant... the list goes on and on.