Fondant And Gumpaste.

Decorating By crazymomof4 Updated 29 Jan 2010 , 3:24pm by bashini

crazymomof4 Posted 29 Jan 2010 , 3:21pm
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I am fairly new to cake decorating. I am planning on making a 3 tier cake and draping an american flag down the side of the cakes. I have purchaed the colored fondant. My question is to give it the fabric look I have to add gumpaste. How do I add the white gumpaste without it making the red and blue colors to light??? Please help.

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bashini Posted 29 Jan 2010 , 3:24pm
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Hi, the other thing that you can do is to add 1/2 a teaspoon of CMC/ Tylose powder to 250g of fondant. If you can find the same colour gumpaste as the fondant, then it would be much easier to mix. icon_smile.gif

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