Fondant Tea Set-Please Help Me!

Decorating By CakeMommy3 Updated 10 May 2009 , 4:12am by moreCakePlz

CakeMommy3 Posted 9 May 2009 , 3:38pm
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I am supposed to make a little fondant tea set that sits on a six inch cake that looks like a table. I found some great pics in the gallery, and pm'd the decorators over a week ago, and haven't heard back from any of them!

It's due on Tuesday. I don't have trouble with the teapot, but I can't make the teacups, plates, spoons, etc. I'm also trying to make a little vase of flowers, and a little cake and plate of cookies or scones.

Then I want to paint a little design on everything. Does anyone have any instructions for this? I'm going crazy and my husband's getting annoyed with my griping.

Any tips you have will be greatly appreciated. Thanks!! icon_biggrin.gif

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Katiekatiekatie Posted 9 May 2009 , 4:01pm
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Hi,

I am by far a cake expert but I am very famliar with clay and moulding things. I have made many tiny tea sets from clay and I have used small styrofoam balls cut n half to make the cups. I let them set and then add the handle. You could try this with gumpaste as well.

Deb_ Posted 10 May 2009 , 1:05am
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Have you watched Aine2's tutorials on youtube?

Here is a pic of one of her table settings

http://www.cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=gallery&file=displayimage&pid=52434

Here is a link to her youtube tutorials, I'm pretty sure she has one for the miniature teaset
http://extraicingonthecake.com/#/freeaine2showtos/4532370563

I hope this helps you.

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