Help!! How Do I Paint Chocolate??

Decorating By sylly Updated 18 Mar 2009 , 6:50pm by sylly

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sylly Posted 18 Mar 2009 , 1:20pm
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icon_surprised.gif I really need some help on what to use to paint chocolate- I am making boots in a mold but I need them to be painted in various colors. Does anyone know what I use to paint chocolate? I am clueless!

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poohthebear Posted 18 Mar 2009 , 1:31pm
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I haven't tried this but the first thing that comes to my mind would be cocoa butter mixed with your colors. Does anyone else think this would work??

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sylly Posted 18 Mar 2009 , 1:39pm
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what colors do I use? The same that I use in buttercream or oil colors?

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chilz822 Posted 18 Mar 2009 , 3:32pm
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I found something I ordered on CK called Flo-Coat, it's made to mix with Americolors to actually color the chocolate. I bougt some but I have not tried it yet. I don't know that you can actually paint with it though, I think cocoa butter colors may be the only way.

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sylly Posted 18 Mar 2009 , 6:50pm
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Thanks- I tried the cocoa butter and candy oils and it worked out great!

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