Tie Dyed Buttercream?

Decorating By SugaredUp Updated 5 Dec 2008 , 12:46am by kakeladi

SugaredUp Posted 4 Dec 2008 , 3:06am
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Does anyone know how to create a tie dye swirl effect in buttercream on top of a cake? I assume you use spray colors, but how do you do it to make it a nice, neat swirl?

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kakeladi Posted 4 Dec 2008 , 10:49am
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The dream of tie dye is it isn't neat icon_smile.gif
Yes, use spray cans or an airbrush for best results.
Mask off parts of the cake you do not want color on.

SugaredUp Posted 4 Dec 2008 , 2:38pm
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So just overlap the colors a bit then? Mask off the main areas except for a little overlapping?

kakeladi Posted 5 Dec 2008 , 12:46am
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Yep, that's what I'd toicon_smile.gif
Good luck. Waiting to see your finished piece.

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