Plaid On Buttercream

Decorating By Ballymena Updated 22 Feb 2010 , 1:22pm by sewsweet2

Ballymena Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 8:08pm
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I have an order for a plaid cake but the client doesn't want fondant, insists on buttercream. Has anyone done this? How?

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sewsweet2 Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 9:28pm
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Check out my tutorial on spraying a plaid on buttercream with an airbrush.
http://community.webshots.com/user/abbyniemeier and check out the first album. If you click on each picture in the album the directions are listed before it. [/url]

Ballymena Posted 22 Feb 2010 , 1:33am
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Thanks, that was my plan but I wondered if it would work well.

diane706 Posted 22 Feb 2010 , 1:36am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by sewsweet2

Check out my tutorial on spraying a plaid on buttercream with an airbrush.
http://community.webshots.com/user/abbyniemeier and check out the first album. If you click on each picture in the album the directions are listed before it. [/url]




Yep, that's what I used for this Hello Kitty cake:
http://classycakes.org/images/hellokitty.jpg
Good luck!

sewsweet2 Posted 22 Feb 2010 , 1:22pm
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Here's a plaid cake with a litte variation on the depth of color sprayed on the stripes.
http://home-and-garden.webshots.com/photo/2503719200048684272DpgGZu

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