Help Maing These

Decorating By pamela82 Updated 18 Jul 2009 , 3:01am by deetmar

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pamela82 Posted 17 Jul 2009 , 9:58pm
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Hello all,

A friend of mine wants me to make her a cake. Its easy but i am stuck on one thing. she wants hearts and stars coming out of the top (see photo under this)/ I tryed making them with fondant but it never went hard and they fell of the wires. What elce can i do to make them.

Also how do you colour them?

thanks for the help. Its th first time i done anything like this


thanks
pamela
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Rylan Posted 17 Jul 2009 , 11:55pm
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The picture doesn't work.

Anyways, try using gumpaste because it dries faster than fondant.

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Charmed Posted 18 Jul 2009 , 12:18am
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Make your decorations out of gum paste I use wilton gum paste . You can also add tylose to your fondant and make your decorations.

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Weezul Posted 18 Jul 2009 , 1:03am
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you could try piping royal icing onto wax paper and putting the wire in while wet, then let dry and carefully peel off of paper.

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deetmar Posted 18 Jul 2009 , 3:01am
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Use gumpaste, I would recommend Satin Ice gumpaste. When I do things like that, I doulbe the heart, put the wire in between so that you don't see the wire on the back, but two hearts. Gumpaste will dry pretty quickly

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