How & When Do You Color Your Fondant Pearls Silver?

Decorating By mommy2sweetpeas Updated 31 Jul 2009 , 3:14pm by Mickey17

mommy2sweetpeas Posted 31 Jul 2009 , 2:56pm
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i need to make silver fondant pearls for a wedding cake next week and was wondering the best way to go about coloring them silver???? do i paint them before or after they are on the cake??????

thanks!
tina

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susanscakecreations Posted 31 Jul 2009 , 3:10pm
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I would say paint before you put them on; I have tried after, and it makes a mess!!!! At least it did for me!!! icon_wink.gif

Mickey17 Posted 31 Jul 2009 , 3:14pm
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I haven't done it, but someone told me that the best is to roll them in luster dust before the fondant dries. You don't even need to add any liquid to it at that point.

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