House Walls

Decorating By lynnfrompa Updated 8 Feb 2010 , 6:03pm by Win

lynnfrompa Posted 8 Feb 2010 , 5:36pm
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I am making my parents a replica of their house for their 50th anniversary... How would you do the walls? I got brick and cobble stone imprint mats but not sure how to make sure the sides stay up.

It is a 2 story house.

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Win Posted 8 Feb 2010 , 6:03pm
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Most structures are the layers of cake made to resemble the shape of the house. Then the walls are rolled out of either modeling chocolate, fondant, gumpaste or a combination of either. Imprint mats are used during the rolling out process. The panel is lifted and adheres to the side of the structure which has been prepped with a coating of bc. The sides are then trimmed with a knife... much like a box. Does that make sense?

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