How To "paint" On Royal Icing?

Baking By motherofgrace Updated 16 Nov 2009 , 8:42pm by luv2bake6

motherofgrace Posted 16 Nov 2009 , 6:37pm
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Hi!

So i want to do some detailing, and i dont have the fod pens yet (on my xmas list)

So how would I paint on the RI?

Should I use Straight gel, or should I delute it?

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motherofgrace Posted 16 Nov 2009 , 7:05pm
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anyone please? cookies are in the fridge!

Cakepro Posted 16 Nov 2009 , 7:05pm
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Dilute your gel color with vodka so that it is the consistency of water, and paint away using a delicate touch and not picking up too much liquid on the brush.

motherofgrace Posted 16 Nov 2009 , 7:08pm
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thanks!, i think im out of vodka, can i use the lemon extract? or just lemon juice?

Cakepro Posted 16 Nov 2009 , 7:32pm
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You can use lemon extract.

luv2bake6 Posted 16 Nov 2009 , 8:26pm
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Can you use liquid food coloring (like airbrush colors) instead of thinning out the gel?

Cakepro Posted 16 Nov 2009 , 8:27pm
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I don't see why not! icon_smile.gif

luv2bake6 Posted 16 Nov 2009 , 8:42pm
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thanks, never tried that before

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