Edible Images On Fondant

Decorating By HoHo5 Updated 20 Jun 2009 , 6:56pm by leily

HoHo5 Posted 20 Jun 2009 , 3:26pm
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I am putting an image on fondant and haven't done this before.
Is there any sure fire way to get the image to stick and it look right?

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kearniesue Posted 20 Jun 2009 , 3:55pm
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I'm doing the same thing today for the first time, so I'd like to know as well. I was just going to use a light coating of extract so it would dry fast, but not sure if that's the answer or not.

bashini Posted 20 Jun 2009 , 4:27pm
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Hi, I have done it only once. I put a very thin layer of shortening and then put the image on. I was able to slightly move it to get to the proper position I need. icon_smile.gif

Bohnlo Posted 20 Jun 2009 , 4:35pm
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I have heard of using a thin layer of piping gel and laying the edible image over that.

leily Posted 20 Jun 2009 , 6:56pm
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i lightly mist the fondant (very very light) then place my image

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