Are These Birds Made With Fondant Or With Gumpaste?

Decorating By QueenofTartsCakes Updated 21 Sep 2009 , 3:39am by Jen80

QueenofTartsCakes Posted 18 Sep 2009 , 7:24am
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Hello everyone,

I'm trying to find out how to make these birds. I think they are hand sculpted with fondant and then a veining tool is used to give them texture..but how are they painted? Thank you.
LL

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Jen80 Posted 18 Sep 2009 , 9:51am
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I think they might be made out of and painted with chocolate.

QueenofTartsCakes Posted 21 Sep 2009 , 3:22am
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Hi,

Do you mean a chocolate 3 dimensional mold and then handpainted with a brush?

Jen80 Posted 21 Sep 2009 , 3:39am
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If they are chocolate I'd say they would be carved. It is really hard to have a definite answer on what they are made out of.

But the painting definately does look like chocolate.


For anyone else who might know more, you can get a closer look at them here:


http://www.frostingwithflair.com/html/cakes/html/flowers/html/spring_in_bloom.html

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