Gum-Tex & Fondant....i'm Confused

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beagledog100 Posted 25 Sep 2008 , 7:08pm
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Do you always add Gum-Tex to fondant or just when you are making flowers, etc? What exactly does the Gum-Tex do?

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thecakebox Posted 25 Sep 2008 , 7:14pm
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From what I have learned, its supposed to make it dry faster, hth.

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JoAnnB Posted 25 Sep 2008 , 7:15pm
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Gumtex causes the fondant to dry a bit faster and harder. You would not use it for regular fondant applications, but for drapes or figures it can help.

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beagledog100 Posted 25 Sep 2008 , 7:20pm
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Boy, I'm glad I asked. I thought it made the fondant not dry as fast....oops

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