How To Make Image With Royal Icing?

Decorating By cricket0616 Updated 16 Jan 2010 , 11:29pm by Kiddiekakes

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cricket0616 Posted 16 Jan 2010 , 11:02pm
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I have to make a football cake next weekend and place a tiger head on the ball. Since I do not have printer to print edible images, nor do I have anyplace in town, I order one online. Received the image yesterday and it looks horrible.

My solution was to place wax paper over image and use color flow to duplicate, however I can not find color flow any where in my town. No time now to order. If I make the image out of royal icing will it work????

I have tylose, but I don't know if that will help? Advice would be appreciated.

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mmlj316 Posted 16 Jan 2010 , 11:16pm
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I do frozen buttercream transfers alot maybe that would work for you.

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icer101 Posted 16 Jan 2010 , 11:19pm
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you can use r/i just like you do color flow.. stiffer for the outline. weakened with water for the flow.. been doing it for 14 yrs.. hth

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Kiddiekakes Posted 16 Jan 2010 , 11:29pm
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Ditto to Icer101..I use RI all the time..never colorflow!

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