What Is The Difference Between Luster & Pearl Dust?

Decorating By forthwife Updated 21 Jan 2009 , 7:11am by JanH

forthwife Posted 21 Jan 2009 , 4:45am
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I've been wanting to shade some of my gumpaste flowers (just BARELY learning) and am not sure what the difference is between luster and pearl dust. Also what kind of paint is used to get gold and sliver...some kind of dust mixed with alcohol? Thanks!!!

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MJ2008 Posted 21 Jan 2009 , 6:28am
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I'd like to know the answer too. I almost bought some at the store the other day but didn't know what the difference was so I didn't know what to get.

JanH Posted 21 Jan 2009 , 7:11am
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Here's ShirleyW's everything you ever wanted to know about the various "dusts" thread:

http://www.cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-54059.html

HTH

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