Ri Vs Buttercream Scrolls

Decorating By cleeg1 Updated 10 Dec 2008 , 1:49pm by DebBTX

cleeg1 Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 2:38am
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Can anyone tell me whether they prefer to do scroll work with BC or RI & do u have any tips??

Thanks!!!

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indydebi Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 3:24am
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I use BC for everything. Absolutely everything.

lifonahil Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 4:53am
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I also use buttercream for everything.

Denise Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 8:55am
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I use buttercream with piping gel added in....pipin' jelly is your friend!

DebBTX Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 1:49pm
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Hi,
I normally use BC. I do like the idea of trying the addition of piping gel.
Denise, is this to pipe gold for instance, or for any color?

I have been using RI when piping over fondant. I had to layer the RI, let it dry, then add another layer of design, etc. when I made my daughter's wedding cake. The RI dried hard, which made it so much easier for that situation.

-Debbie B. icon_biggrin.gif

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