Drying Gumpaste?

Decorating By ss4him Updated 13 Feb 2009 , 11:43pm by kakeladi

ss4him Posted 13 Feb 2009 , 8:07pm
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I broke my gumpaste "1" for a cake topper that is being picked up later today. I just made another one from gumpaste... is there a way to get it to dry faster? Any help would be awesome!

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loriemoms Posted 13 Feb 2009 , 8:15pm
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I have heard of people putting gum paste in a warm oven. Personally, I have a dehydrator..it dries gumpaste in an hour! It is worth the investment!

Terri05 Posted 13 Feb 2009 , 8:18pm
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Don't put it in the oven, I did that on the lowest temp and everything melted. You can use a blow dryer and it goes very fast.

kakeladi Posted 13 Feb 2009 , 11:43pm
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What did you end up doing and how did it turn out?
For future info: coat the back w/choco. Of course you want to match the color.....I've used white on pastel shades of gumpaste.

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