Template Or At Least Help With A Grad Hat .. Please

Decorating By wgoat5 Updated 29 Apr 2008 , 11:16pm by wgoat5

wgoat5 Posted 29 Apr 2008 , 10:36pm
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I have made 2 .. I know its a simple concept right? A mortar board on a 1/2 board BUT... mine look like CRAP... how do I make one to look right ??? What are the right preportions (sp) for this hat.. is the board 2 inches bigger then the "ball" or what?



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Doug Posted 29 Apr 2008 , 10:51pm
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like the proportions in the sketch?

if so....

circle is 5 units wide and the board is 8 units wide.

5:8 ratio.

wgoat5 Posted 29 Apr 2008 , 10:53pm
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Thanks a million Doug!!!!!!!! You rock!

akgirl10 Posted 29 Apr 2008 , 11:10pm
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How are you making the cap, with a round cake or ball pan? I might make one of these too.

wgoat5 Posted 29 Apr 2008 , 11:16pm
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I'm making it out of gumpaste... molded around a half ball icon_smile.gif

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