Tie-Dyed Fondant

Decorating By wykkyd_despair Updated 18 Nov 2009 , 1:35am by DianeLM

wykkyd_despair Posted 17 Nov 2009 , 11:54pm
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Just wondering if anyone has any ideas for producing a tie-dyed effect with fondant?

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Rose_N_Crantz Posted 18 Nov 2009 , 12:04am
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I just saw Buddy do it on Cake Boss. You take the different colors. Roll them together into a snake, then wind the snake into a circle so it kinda looks like one of those circular braided rugs. Then just start rolling it out.

wykkyd_despair Posted 18 Nov 2009 , 12:09am
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thank you. I saw him do it, too but I couldn't remember how he did it. Thank you.

DianeLM Posted 18 Nov 2009 , 1:35am
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Just want to be pedantic for a minute...

That episode of Cake Boss made me nuts. What he did is NOT tie-dye! It was cool. It was the color scheme the girl wanted. IT WAS NOT TIE-DYE!!!

Tie-dye is a technique where parts of the fabric are tied off so the dye does not penetrate that area and produces a distinct outline effect.

What that marbling technique will produce is a psychedelic pattern. But it's not tie-dye!

Thank you. I feel much better now. icon_smile.gif

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