Edible Photo Image

Decorating By galliesway Updated 17 Feb 2010 , 7:26pm by tiggy2

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galliesway Posted 17 Feb 2010 , 1:55pm
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I apologize if this has asked before I tried searching and had no luck. I have an edible printer and have yet to use it. What exactly do you do after you print it off? I had my local grocery store make me a logo and it didn't look like it was part of the cake it just looked as though it was plopped on top.

TIA,
Kelley

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pamfleagle Posted 17 Feb 2010 , 3:59pm
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Usually I will add a small shell or tight zig-zag border around the edge of the image in a color to enhance the cake. I don't like the look that it has after the image is "plopped" on the cake either. I will also add dots, squigglys, sprinkles, or other details to the outside of the image just to complete the look.

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tiggy2 Posted 17 Feb 2010 , 7:26pm
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It needs to be placed on the cake before the icing has a chance to crust and it will meld into the icing.

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