Gumpaste Flowers And Colors

Decorating By mmontz Updated 25 May 2009 , 8:27pm by kakeladi

mmontz Posted 25 May 2009 , 4:19pm
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I am planning to make my son's wedding cake in September. They want a turquoise fondant covered cake with large sunflowers. I have made small gumpaste flowers so I will be learning this summer. How far in advance can you make gumpaste flowers and how do you store them. Also any ideas on how to make the turquoise color?

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kakeladi Posted 25 May 2009 , 8:27pm
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GP flowers can be made many months in advance if you live in a dry area.
Humidity will soften them and cause them to wilticon_sad.gif
As for the color.......many brands of food coloring offer turquoise ready to use.

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