Painted Cakes...look At These!!

Decorating By yaadie Updated 18 Aug 2008 , 5:23am by sarahnichole975

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yaadie Posted 15 Aug 2008 , 5:35pm
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I was just surfing the web and I came across this site and just had t oshare, they are soo creative and cool!!
(maybe I can try my hand at this style...I aAM an artist first.....lol...)

http://www.jollybebakery.com/painted.html

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Parable Posted 15 Aug 2008 , 5:40pm
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Wow those are some amazing cakes. Thanks for sharing.

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xstitcher Posted 15 Aug 2008 , 8:46pm
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Those are some cakes!!!

Fantastic talent! Thanks for sharing! icon_smile.gif

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Luby Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 1:25pm
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Those are absolutely beautiful, but I don't have an artistic bone in my body and can't draw a straight line to save my life. I envy people who can draw and paint like that.

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tootie0809 Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 5:18pm
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Oh my gosh! Those cakes are stunning! What do you think she uses as her paint?

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sari66 Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 5:28pm
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Beautiful cakes thanks for sharing

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Suebee Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 5:28pm
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We've painted on fondant before and you just add water and your gel colors. They are beautiful cakes.

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tootie0809 Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 5:41pm
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Originally Posted by Suebee

We've painted on fondant before and you just add water and your gel colors. They are beautiful cakes.




I've got to try this! Thanks for the tip. My hubby is an amazing painter. I bet he could paint some amazing designs on cakes.

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tyty Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 6:41pm
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Those are truly beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

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lauritasolorzano Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 6:48pm
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Thanks for sharing. I'm wondering do you dilute the gel paint with water or just paint with the gel alone?

Laura

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dee-lite Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 6:55pm
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O.K. Mine would hve stick people. icon_cry.gif ..LOL

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Prudence Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 7:06pm
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Absolutely beautiful and unique. Thanks for sharing!!

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bobwonderbuns Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 7:37pm
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Gorgeous work!

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chutzpah Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 7:39pm
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She's been a favorite of mine for years! Clever woman.... her stuff is lovely.

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Bossy Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 8:00pm
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I like the cakes that have raised designs and paint!

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Bossy Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 8:01pm
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I like the cakes that have raised designs and paint!

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sweetcravings Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 8:06pm
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How i'd love to have talent like that!!! It would be wonderful to be able to use the cake as a blank canvas in that way. Lately i've been really considering taking either drawing or painting classes just to enhance my cakes. Currently i can't draw worth beans. Oh well. thanks for sharing the beautiful artwork.

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terrier Posted 16 Aug 2008 , 8:13pm
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Really Beautiful!!!!


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The design possibilities are unlimited
with food color paints on a smooth rolled fondant surface:




That is right off her website... so she uses food colour paints...

I have used food colouring with a bit of vodka on fondant and that has worked really well for me, you can also add a bit of luster dust right in it and it picks up a beautiful shimmer.

cheers,
ally

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PollyMaggs Posted 18 Aug 2008 , 12:00am
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This artist was featured on the show Sugar Rush on the food network channel. She does beautiful work and paints as if it is nothing harder than signing her name. The show Sugar Rush features 3 or 4 cake, dessert or sugar artist each week. I ve learned alot from it. It's pretty cool.

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baycheeks1 Posted 18 Aug 2008 , 12:25am
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Those cakes are ridiculously crazy...time to work on a new skill!

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sarahnichole975 Posted 18 Aug 2008 , 5:23am
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I love painting fondant. I've done a few myself. My fave was one I did with a friend where we each painted one side of a 8" cake in one of the great masters. (Picasso, Monet, Munch, VanGogh). I use a mixture of white americolor, gel colors, and vodka. The white makes it very close to painting with an acrylic. Though it dries pretty quickly with the vodka evaporating. I also will mix some luster with vodka and gel color for a shiny look.

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