How Long Does Gumpaste Dry?

Decorating By lbain Updated 19 Jun 2008 , 1:45am by charlieinMO

lbain Posted 19 Jun 2008 , 12:11am
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I am making a sail for a sailboat, a person and a beach chair out of gumpaste...I know that some of these things need to dry for a day or two before assembling but how long exactly?? How much time can I do in advance?? Thanks for the help!

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charlieinMO Posted 19 Jun 2008 , 1:45am
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Gumpaste alone dries very quickly depending on how thick you roll it. I have made flowers that dry in a couple of hours. At the longest I would say a day or two max (again depending on thickness) You can make them quite a bit in advance I believe you just want to cover them in an air tight container. Maybe someone more experienced can answer for sure though

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