Attaching Edible Image To Fondant....

Decorating By JCE62108 Updated 8 Feb 2010 , 3:18am by pattycakesnj

JCE62108 Posted 6 Feb 2010 , 1:12am
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Ive never done this before. Im afraid Im going to mess up my image and I paid $7 for it, so I could use some help.

What do you use to attach edible images to fondant? A little corn syrup perhaps? That was my best guess anyway.

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slimkim Posted 6 Feb 2010 , 8:37am
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Try attatching it with a real thin coat of clear gel. Thats what I use.

JCE62108 Posted 6 Feb 2010 , 3:02pm
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Is that the only method? That means I have to go out and find some. lol. There isnt a michaels within an hour of me. Do they sell the piping gel at grocery stores?

Kiddiekakes Posted 6 Feb 2010 , 3:04pm
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If you are no where near a Michaels..grocery store doesn't sell gel....Try a small amount of clear corn syrup diluted with a bit of water.Be careful not to get water on the image side or the colors will bleed.This should do the trick!!

cakesrock Posted 7 Feb 2010 , 2:11am
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I always use a thin layer of BC icon_smile.gif

JCE62108 Posted 8 Feb 2010 , 3:02am
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Thanks guys! Ill see if I can find gel somewhere before next weekend, if not Ill try it with the corn syrup. icon_smile.gif

pattycakesnj Posted 8 Feb 2010 , 3:18am
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water works just fine, a light spritzing will do

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