Decorating By lflowermoon Updated 17 May 2009 , 7:36pm by cylstrial

lflowermoon Posted 17 May 2009 , 6:39pm
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Hi Everybody! Hope some of you can help me with this.
I have a wedding cake in June, and they requested a monogram, like on the Martha Stewart cake.
Any ideas?

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nancyg Posted 17 May 2009 , 6:48pm
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I have not did this monogram. But, I have pulled up a font reduced or enlarged on copy machine to get it to the size needed....then trace it on a gumpaste placque and then ice over it.

try this!

miny Posted 17 May 2009 , 7:01pm
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Try a ball tool ---very gentle--- over fresh GP but you need to do it on a foam mat to get a good emboss then let dry.

cylstrial Posted 17 May 2009 , 7:36pm
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For me, I would do what Nancyg said with choosing the font and size. And then I would tape the font on the bottom side of glass. Roll the gumpaste out really thin and then put that on top of the glass. Take a light and put it under the glass (you should able to see the outline thru the gumpaste) and then I would trace the outline with RI and then fill it in.

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