Cake Dummy Question

Decorating By dogluvr Updated 25 Aug 2008 , 4:04pm by dogluvr

dogluvr Posted 25 Aug 2008 , 3:21pm
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When covering a cake dummy (styrofoam) with fondant, do I need to put piping gel to glue it to the dummy or can I spray the dummy with a little water.......thanks.

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tdybear1978 Posted 25 Aug 2008 , 3:32pm
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I usually just use my hand and spread on some crisco (or whatever shortening you may use)

dogluvr Posted 25 Aug 2008 , 3:39pm
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Crisco will glue it to the cake dummy? Does it make the fondant adhere to the dummy?

rvercher23 Posted 25 Aug 2008 , 3:49pm
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I second that. I just use crisco, it works perfect!

dogluvr Posted 25 Aug 2008 , 4:04pm
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great, thanks........I'll try that. I bet with Crisco, you can also peel it off after a while to re-use the dummy...

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