Gumpaste Trouble

Decorating By weefoot Updated 9 Aug 2008 , 10:39pm by JenniferMI

weefoot Posted 9 Aug 2008 , 9:38pm
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My gumpaste is drying out too quickly. Is there anything I can do so it doesn't dry so fast. I can't even cut out the pieces I need for one piece without it getting too dry. Please help.

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Tona Posted 9 Aug 2008 , 9:57pm
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Mix in some fondant and this will slow down the drying process. You can do a 70 gum paste and 30% fondant. Good luck

luvbakin Posted 9 Aug 2008 , 10:26pm
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Or you could work in a little crisco and see if that helps.

JenniferMI Posted 9 Aug 2008 , 10:39pm
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A little egg white might help, too

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