Dusting Powder Disaster

Decorating By Bayamoy Updated 3 May 2008 , 4:00am by servingzero

Bayamoy Posted 2 May 2008 , 1:22pm
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I spilled black dusting powder onto dry lilac sugarpaste. It looks terrible! I'll have to redo the whole thing!!!! Is there a way to remove it? Anyone? Please?

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TexasSugar Posted 2 May 2008 , 6:40pm
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Since you have to redo it, you can always try a q-tip or cotton ball soaked in save alcohol (like vodka or everclear) and rub over it to see if it will take the color off.

icer101 Posted 2 May 2008 , 11:31pm
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hi, when i make a smudge on a fondant cake, i use the everclear or some type of alcohol like texassugar says to do. i don,t know how much you have spilt. anyway, don,t keep rubbing over the same place with the same part of the towel you will be using. rub a place, put some alcohol on another part of the towel , rub little more, keep on doing this to see if it will come off. please let us know if it did. hope you don,t have to do it over. hope it isn,t a large area for you.

CakeDiva73 Posted 2 May 2008 , 11:45pm
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I have had good luck using vodka to clean up after my messes - good luck! Sorry that happened icon_sad.gif

bigmama1961 Posted 3 May 2008 , 2:31am
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I did the same thing with pink vodka works good but i had pink up to my elbow..

servingzero Posted 3 May 2008 , 4:00am
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here's a question for alcohol, does white rum count in the "colorless alcohol" realm? I've used white rum for painting any colours on , and it seems to works well. (not that I've done a whole lot) I'm just curious about the different 'types' and how they work, or don't work.

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